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10 ways to ensure your insurance claim pays out

Last November, when the house of Kathryn Mills-Webb and her husband Tom were burgled, they expected to be able to claim back most of their stolen possessions through their home insurance policy....

Insurance prices could rise after 'collateral lies' ruling

Monday, 25 July 2016 | News

Insurance prices could rise following a recent court ruling, experts have warned. 

Scheme designed to bring affordable flood insurance launches

Monday, 04 April 2016 | News

About 350,000 households living in high flood risk areas should now have better access to affordable home insurance. 

Budget 2016: Insurance tax rise to fund flood defences

Wednesday, 16 March 2016 | News

Insurance Premium Tax will rise from 9.5% to 10% from 1 October 2016, Chancellor George Osborne announced today.

Interest free loans for pet owners launched, but is there a catch?

Wednesday, 23 December 2015 | News

Pet owners can now get interest-free loans to pay for emergency medical treatment. Moneywise analyses how it works, and if it’s worth it. 

FCA to force insurers to show renewal price hikes

Thursday, 03 December 2015 | News

Insurance companies may be forced to include details of last year’s premiums for insurance renewals, under proposals being considered by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

Lloyds hit with record £117m fine for PPI mis-selling

Thursday, 04 June 2015 | News

Lloyds Bank has been hit with a record £117 million fine by the Financial Conduct Authority for failings in its handling of payment protection insurance (PPI) complaints.

Average pet insurance claim nears £700

Monday, 04 May 2015 | News

In 2014, pet insurers paid out a whopping £602 million in claims or £1.65 million a day, according to new research.

A fifth of Brits have damaged a partner's belongings in revenge

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 | News

Nearly a fifth of British adults have admitted to damaging their ex or current partner's belongings to the tune of £121 per person by committing an act of revenge.

Clydesdale Bank fined a record £20m for PPI failings

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 | News

Clydesdale Bank has been fined more than £20 million by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for "serious failings" in the way it handled complaints about payment protection insurance (PPI).

Opt-out' selling to be banned by FCA

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 | News

The sales practice known as 'opt-out selling' is set to be outlawed under new proposals announced today by regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).