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Cigna takes five Achilles athletes to compete in Queenstown

On Saturday 17 November Cigna will take five Achilles athletes and their guides to Queenstown to take part in the Cigna 10km at the Air New Zealand Queenstown Marathon.

Win a weekend in Hawke's Bay Terms and Conditions

  1. This is an exclusive promotion by Cigna Life Insurance New Zealand Limited (‘Cigna’).
  2. The Promotional Period is from 16 November 2018 09:00am to 25 November 2018 11:59pm NZT.
  3. The Prize is flights, accomodation and entry for two to the 2019 Cigna 10km at the Air New Zealand Hawke's Bay International Marathon.
  4. The competition is open to New Zealand Residents aged 18 and over only, and all entrant personal details must be valid and up to date.

Christmas Feast Terms and Conditions

  • This is promoted by Cigna Life Insurance New Zealand Limited (‘Cigna’).
  • The prize is a My Food Bag ‘My Classic Christmas (Large)’ and the promotion runs Tuesday 13 November 2018 to 11:59pm on Wednesday 5 December 2018
  • To be eligible for the Prize you must have applied for a Cigna LifeOne policy online during the Promotional Period. If you do not wish to be part of the prize draw please email

California: Fires

13 November 2018 – Three major wildfires in California have caused hundreds of thousands of people to evacuate the area.

Media release - OnePath acquisition a step closer for Cigna Insurance

Cigna New Zealand is pleased to announce that final regulatory approval has been granted from the Reserve Bank of New Zealand and the Overseas Investment Office for the acquisition of ANZ’s OnePath Insurance business.

Italy: Flooding

30 October 2018 – Much of Italy is under alert for flooding after strong winds and heavy rain have caused the death of six people. Areas affected include Venice, Napes, Lazio and Liguria.

Wedding Planner Checklist For New Zealand Weddings

Planning a wedding can sometimes be a stressful journey, even if it is to celebrate one of the greatest days of your life. Take a read of some of the details that you should prioritise when organising your wedding to make sure married life goes as smoothly as possible.

Getting Married and Getting Your Life Insurance Sorted

Getting married and planning your life together is one of the most exciting times of your life. From the engagement, to the ceremony and beyond, it marks the point where your lives converge. Making such a big commitment to each other means you’ll want to make sure you have everything in place for a secure future.

All the Best (and Totally Unsolicited) Advice You Need When Having A Family

Adding to your family is a joyous time, and there’s no doubt everyone will rush to tell you how blessed you are to have become parents. But behind those blessings lies the unglamorous side of parenting: the stained clothes, the endless Peppa Pig reruns and the gnawing feeling that you’ll never enjoy a full night of sleep ever again. In order to better prepare you for parenthood we’ve assembled some great advice for how best to handle your new tiny bundle of joy.

USA: Hurricane Michael

12 October 2018 – Category 4 Hurricane Michael made landfall near Panama City, Florida around 6.30 am 11 October 2018 (NZST).