Hippo.co.za

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About – Hippo.co.za

Hippo.co.za was established over 10 years ago, with the determination to make insurance a lot easier for people around the country.

As the pioneers in the comparison website market in South Africa, Hippo.co.za is highly recommended for our innovation and searching capabilities, when clients are looking for everything from life cover to medical and car insurance

Unbeatable Reach

Long gone are the days of having to search through numerous web sites and telephone books to find what you are looking for.

Our turnaround times are highly competitive and our ability to source the best insuance offers online throughout the country for our clients are often unbeatable.

Free to Use - Always

We pride ourselves in our service delivery for our customers, as a free service to clients; you can get the perfect all round solutions at your fingertips.

When you are looking for life insurance within your budget, we have an unquestionable solution, comparing all leading insurance providers at the best prices.

We do the Leg Work

Let us do all the leg work for you, while you get on with the more important things on your list of to dos.

We employ the most educated and techno savvy IT specialists to conduct and implement technology solutions to our comparison web site, so you get a solution to your requirements.

Services – Hippo.co.za

Life assurance and insurance options are just a click away with Hippo.co.za comparison site.

We offer a world of options and solutions to your insurance needs, finding the right rice and the right benefits you are looking for when wanting the best out of the life insurance cover you choose.

No Time to Search?

A third of the country hasn’t taken out life insurance, and often it’s because they don’t know who to contact, or are just too busy to look into the subject.

At Hippo.co.za, we have taken the pain and time out of this search for our South African clients.

Peace of Mind

Having life cover to protect your loved ones should the unfortunate happen to you, will ensure your family is taken care of financially.

Having the peace of mind knowing that you have this security in place can be a valuable asset in your life, with small premiums every month, everyone can afford to get covered.

Let Hippo source through hundreds of life cover options for you, with our state of the art technology comparison site.

A Policy to Suit You

Hippo is a free site which is open to all South Africans. We handle all our clients’ information with the utmost discretion, and get you the best possible price, value added services and everything else you are looking for in a life cover insurance policy to suit your needs.


Summary of Services

  • Accident Cover
  • Life Cover 
  • Life Insurance 
  • Medical Cover 
  • Health Insurance


Hippo.co.za, just a click away from the perfect life insurance option!

Hippo.co.za sources the life insurance you want through a list of registered insurance companies throughout the country.

To use this service; clients can register through our online portal, and complete your personal profile details online. You will create your own person login details, and your profile will be available to use whenever you please.

Save Time & Save Money

Using an online search comparison site will alleviate the waste of time and make the search quicker and more efficient for you. 

You can search for the life insurance, car insurance, medical insurance and financial products like personal loans and vehicle finance from your office or your home at any time of the day or night. It’s easy and costs you nothing.

What do you Need?

There are a few questions you need to answer on the search platform, in order for Hippo to get the exact service you are looking for. To get the best cover options, be specific in your search criteria. Once you are done, send off your search profile, and let Hippo do the rest.

Choose from the Best

We search and compare prices of thousands of insurance companies throughout the country, and give you a list of companies that fit your search profile. You can then take the next steps to get in touch with the revised options that you prefer.

Influencing Factors 

When searching for the life insurance, medical insurance or funeral cover company that best fits your life, remember that specific criteria can play a part in the premiums of your policy. For instance, your age, health habits and lifestyle can play a part in an elevation of premiums.

If you take part in death defying sports, smoke a pack a day, are overweight or already at the age of 50 years, your premiums may be a little higher than the average Jo who hardly leaves the house.

Standing the Test of Time

There is a Life Insurance cover for everyone, and Hippo will help you find it. We have assisted thousands of clients in South Africa in their search to get covered over the years.

Our comparison site takes away the stress of trying to compare prices yourself, and alleviates the frustration of dealing with more insurance companies than you can handle. Let Hippo take the stress out of your search and offer you the best insurance quotes online.

 Contact Details

Auto & General Park, 1 Telesure Lane, Riverglen, Midrand, Gauteng, 2191, South Africa
Ph: 086 100 7371
Fx: (011) 489 4125
Em: [email protected]

 Postal Address

PO Box 11 250, Johannesburg, 2000, South Africa

 Opening Hours