Articles by Edmund Greaves

High court rules benefit cap unlawful

Thursday, 22 June 2017 | News

The high court has today ruled the government’s benefit cap is unlawful for single parents with children under the age of two.

Travelling to Europe? Don’t confuse EHICs with travel insurance – you need both

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 | News

Holidaymakers have been warned by to check their travel insurance cover, and to ensure they are not over-reliant on their European Health Insurance Card (EHIC).

Second new pensions minister appointed in less than 12 months

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 | News

Guy Opperman, the MP for Hexham, has been appointed as Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Pensions and Financial Inclusion at the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), it’s been announced today.

The little-known fund to help cyclists and pedestrians knocked down by uninsured and hit-and-run drivers

Friday, 26 May 2017 | Article

For many, being involved in a road traffic accident can come at a terrible cost; emotionally, physically and financially

Stat of the month: debit card use to overtake cash by 2018

Thursday, 25 May 2017 | News

The expression “cash is king” may be about to lose its value according to payments industry association, Payments UK.

Scam watch: beware ‘too good to be true’ holiday deals

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 | News

Holidaymakers should beware fraudulent booking websites, after a 20% increase in reported cases of people being stung by scam travel sites.

Four in 10 travel policies exclude cruises: check your cover before setting sail

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 | News

Cruise travellers could be in danger of having insufficient travel insurance for their trip, warns financial information business Defaqto.

Cold-calling firm responsible for 100m nuisance calls hit with record fine

Thursday, 11 May 2017 | News

Keurboom Communications Ltd has been fined a record £400,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), after plaguing consumers with 100 million automated calls made over an 18-month period.