Key terms to complex financial products are generally poorly understood and this can lead to financial distress for consumers that can impact their long-term financial well-being. Comics represent a viable solution to simplifying the way in which these products are presented, thus improving the comprehension of these terms. This study serves as a proof of concept for the use of comics in the financial services industry within the context of a funeral policy. A mixed-method experimental approach was used to show that comics help with perception and usability of a complex text policy document, thereby leading to increased uptake of the insurance product. As such, policymakers and stakeholders should consider comics as a promising alternative for the presentation of the terms of their products. READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE