Insurance

Where to start when buying life insurance

Life insurance is a valuable safety net for anyone with a family to support or a mortgage.

Made an insurance claim? Put the brakes on renewal price hikes

Thursday, 18 April 2019 | Article

We look into how making a car or home insurance claim can send premiums sky-high, and what you can do to cut costs

Home insurers making 'all of their profits' by overcharging loyal customers, says Citizens Advice

Wednesday, 10 April 2019 | News

Home insurance companies are making all of their profits by “exploiting” loyal customers who stay with them for six years or more, new research from Citizens Advice reveals.

Car insurance premiums plummeting after whiplash law change

Thursday, 04 April 2019 | News

Car insurance premiums fell £100 between December 2018 and February this year after a new act was passed in December designed to tackle whiplash claims.

10 slip-ups that could void your home insurance

Friday, 22 March 2019 | Article

From failing to clear the gutters to taking a long holiday, we reveal the things that could backfire if you have to make a claim

Bicycle insurance products fail to give cyclists enough cover

Monday, 25 February 2019 | News

With thieves increasingly targeting bikes, it is a good idea to get insurance to give yourself financial protection if yours is stolen.

Will the EHIC be valid after Brexit? Government publishes advice for holidaymakers

Tuesday, 29 January 2019 | News

Travellers may lose free access to EU healthcare if the government and EU fail to reach an agreement on continuity of access to care for British holidaymakers and expats.

Loyal customers are overcharged by £4BILLION says watchdog as it cracks down on firms charging a 'loyalty penalty'

Wednesday, 19 December 2018 | News

Loyal customers of financial firms are punished for staying with providers to the tune of £4 billion a year according to findings from the competition watchdog the Competitions and Markets Authority (CMA).

Where do you hide your Christmas presents? Two in five Brits admit to hiding them OUTSIDE

Wednesday, 12 December 2018 | News

Christmas shoppers should avoid hiding gifts outside as many insurers don't cover contents that aren't stored inside the house.

Aviva launches monthly subscription insurance with no interest charges - and says it won’t hike prices after 12 months

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | News

Customers of the insurance giant will no longer have to face choosing between annual payment or monthly payments with the added cost of interest.

Critical cover women simply can’t afford to ignore

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | Article

Mums are less likely than dads to take out a critical illness insurance policy, but everyone with dependants should consider one. If you were to become seriously ill, it could offer a financial lifeline