There are some common misconceptions about life insurance. These range from people believing they don't need it to whether insurance companies pay out when they should.
Zurich asked more than 2,000 people what they really thought and felt about life insurance. Then we sought to answer some of the most frequent questions that were raised with a simple infographic.
Still think it might not be for you?
All figures based on Zurich/YouGov protection research, July 2017
*Zurich annual claims figures, 2017
**Based on a 35-year-old non-smoker applying for £44,000 worth of cover for a period of 26 years