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PG Mutual Chief Executive Officer, Mike Perry to Retire after 11 years’ service.

Posted by / November 15, 2021

12 November 2021PG Mutual, the Income Protection specialist friendly society, has today announced that its CEO, Mike Perry, has informed the Board of his intention to retire in December 2022, after 11 years in post.The process to find a new CEO has already commenced and PG is working closely with specialist search firm Fletcher Jones to ensure a thorough and rigorous search and selection process.Mike joined the Society in 2011 after more than 20 years in financial services. Under his […]

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Annual Charity Award 2021: The results are in!

Posted by / May 18, 2021

The premise of our Annual Charity Award is simple. We donate £1,000 each to four charities, as voted for by PG Mutual policyholders and the wider public. Here are the results from our inaugural event, with some comments from the winning charities. Why we launched the Annual Charity Award From mental health to food poverty, PG Mutual has always supported a wide range of charitable causes. But with so many invaluable charities out there, deciding who to donate to each […]

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Charities, trees and LEDs: how PG Mutual is caring for communities

Posted by / March 25, 2021

For some companies, corporate social responsibility is little more than a box-ticking exercise. For us here at PG Mutual, being socially and environmentally aware is stitched into our DNA. Here’s a short summary of some of the inspiring projects we are supporting and a digest of how we are reining in our environmental impact. Ready the fanfare, we’ve launched an Annual Charity Award From mental health to food poverty, PG Mutual has always aimed to support a broad range of […]

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6 ways to cut your carbon footprint at home – and save money

Posted by / November 12, 2020

Whether you are an eco-warrior or an eco-worrier – or both – working from home has become the norm. And that’s good news for your personal carbon footprint if you were driving or using public transport to schlep to your workplace. So let’s keep up the excellent work. Here are some simple ways to stay carbon-efficient at home. And remember: what’s good for Mother Nature tends to be good for your bank balance too. Win, win. 1. Eat less meat… […]

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PG sponsors Atherton Cricket Club

Posted by / May 14, 2020

As a Mutual, we strive to support local causes and those further afield with aligning values to the Society. We also encourage our team to get involved with their local community and causes that are close to them. That is why we are thrilled to sponsor Atherton Cricket Club for this season with the aim to help them run all their activities for the year. The outfit from Greater Manchester can trace their history as far back as 1872 and […]

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Membership perks: enjoy free access to GP 24/7

Posted by / May 23, 2019

Enjoy waiting for days on end to see your GP? No, you probably don’t. How about taking time off work so you can make your appointment? Or trekking into town at inconvenient times? GPs are brilliant. And we are so fortunate to have the NHS. But let’s face it. Trying to see your local GP can be a little frustrating – not to mention time-consuming. Waiting ten days for an appointment – the average wait time in England – isn’t […]

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PG Mutual partners with Chorley Building Society

Posted by / March 13, 2019

Chorley Building Society has partnered with income protection expert, PG Mutual, to offer an income protection product to their members. The product is called ‘Income Protection Plus’ and the plan will provide an income for policyholders if they are unable to work due to illness, accident or injury. What’s more, as an added bonus, PG Mutual returns profits to its members meaning the plan builds up a lump sum based on the length of time you have been with them, […]

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Second year of record growth for Income Protection Plus

Posted by / February 4, 2019

PG Mutual 2018 growth

PG Mutual are pleased to announce for the second year running a record increase in new policy sales and total number of new members joining us. In 2018, PG Mutual increased new policy sales by 34% and membership by 12%. Last February, PG Mutual introduced three new membership benefits: An Enhanced Loyalty Bonus* aiming to provide loved ones with a minimum capital sum of £10,000 as well as six months of income cover if they die before the maturity of […]

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PG Mutual announce record Income Protection Plus growth

Posted by / May 17, 2018

Income protection insurance specialists, PG Mutual, are pleased to announce record increases in inbound enquiries, applications and total number of new members between 1st January-30th April 2018 in comparison to the same period in 2017. PG Mutual are pleased to report a positive start to 2018. Comparing the 1st January- 30th April with the same period in 2017 PG Mutual have: increased inbound enquiries by 51% increased applications by 92% increased new members by 141% PG Mutual’s Chief Executive Officer, Mike […]

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PG Mutual Paid 97% of Eligible Claims in 2017

Posted by / April 20, 2018

Our final claims figures for 2017 are in and we are thrilled with the results. In 2017, 97% of new Income Protection Plus claims were eligible for payment. That’s very comprehensive cover! Our top 3 causes of Income Protection Plus claims in 2017 were: Musculoskeletal at 31% Infections and flu at 17% Gastrointestinal at 16% Our average pay out for a claim in 2017 was £1,972.00 and the average age of those who claimed was 48. Hannah Crossley, Membership Services Manager at […]

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