Thursday, 7 July 2011 7:50 a.m.
Many old timers who own their own homes are uninsured, through no fault of their own. They worked hard all their life, and bought a house, but now they are retired are unable to pay for insurance.
Christchurch has had a series of devastating earthquakes, damaging the majority of homes, leaving many elderly in trouble.
Working people who make up the big majority in suburbs like Addington, Aranui, Bromley, Hei Hei, Hillmorton, Phillipstown, Shirley are finding life inc ...