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Bupa wins best insurer award

BUPA is offering on-line financial protection against new variant Creutzfeld Jacob Disease (CJD) following nationwide fears of a possible epidemic.

Bupa’s Critical Illness Protector will pay out a tax free lump sum of up to #50,000 if a policyholder develops CJD.

The money could be used for paying care costs or to reduce other financial commitments such as a mortgage.

By entering details of age, gender, medical history and the level of benefit they require, people can receive an instant quotation on-line.

If they have no medical history and they pay by credit card, their cover can start immediately.

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