Other insurance

Most Brits ignoring insurance T&Cs

Tuesday, 23 April 2013 | News

More than half of Britons fail to read the terms and conditions on their home insurance policy, while almost half have had a claim rejected, a leading insurer has warned.

Does your location shape your insurance habits?

Thursday, 09 May 2013 | News

Did you know people in the Midlands are least likely to be insured against ID theft? Or that the Northern Irish are most cautious when it comes to travel insurance?

New law makes it harder for insurers to turn down claims

Thursday, 09 May 2013 | News

Insurers will no longer be able to reject claims when customers innocently fail to declare information, thanks to a new law that comes into force tomorrow.

Budget 2013: Older Equitable Life policies will receive compensation

Wednesday, 20 March 2013 | News

Policyholders of Equitable Life with-profits products from before 1992 are to be compensated, Chancellor George Osborne announced in today's Budget.

PPI complaints flood in at 2,000 a day

Tuesday, 05 March 2013 | News

The number of PPI complaints has soared to 2,000 a day, more than doubling in the second half of 2012, and making up nearly three quarters of all financial complaints.

The 'ping' that's more irritating than a ring

Friday, 08 February 2013 | Blog | By Hannah Nemeth

I've finally got round to it – I've made a stand against some of those nuisance marketing calls that I'm plagued with on my mobile phone.

PPI complaints hit record level

Tuesday, 29 January 2013 | News

The number of complaints about payment protection insurance (PPI) has sharply accelerated, with around 12,000 new cases being referred to an ombudsman each week between October and December.

Banks pushing for PPI claims deadline

Wednesday, 16 January 2013 | News

A time limit for payment protection insurance (PPI) mis-selling claims is being mulled over by the Financial Services Authority (FSA).

Co-op Bank fined £113,300 for putting off PPI claims

Friday, 04 January 2013 | News

The Co-operative Bank has been fined £113,300 by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) for delaying dealing with payment protection insurance (PPI) claims.

Bike theft on the rise

Friday, 06 July 2012 | News

Bike theft has become so common it now affects one in five cyclists, according to a new report.