Insurance

Women in their 60s see car insurance bills rise fastest

Monday, 13 July 2015 | News

Women aged 66 to 70 who share their car insurance with a spouse have seen their premiums rise faster over the past three months than all other UK drivers, new research shows.

New-style low-cost health cover launched for public sector workers

Wednesday, 01 July 2015 | News

A new low-cost health insurance product has been launched that aims to bridge the gap between NHS care and private medical insurance, offering cover for most conditions, but with payouts capped at £15,000 a year.

Greek holidaymakers urged to protect extra cash

Friday, 03 July 2015 | News

Holidaymakers travelling to Greece with large amounts of cash could find their travel insurance invalid should they make a claim for loss or theft.

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

Tuesday, 16 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.

Can telematics help lower your car insurance premiums?

Thursday, 04 June 2015 | Article

From cutting-edge smartphones that let you surf the web, watch movies, check the news and keep in touch with friends and family to iPads and smartwatches, we're relying ever more on technology to make everyday tasks easier...

Average life insurance payout wouldn't clear the mortgage

Tuesday, 02 June 2015 | News

The average UK life insurance payout wouldn't be enough to cover the average outstanding mortgage, claims data has revealed.

Duncans, Timothys, Charlies and Helens make most car claims

Tuesday, 02 June 2015 | News

Duncans, Timothys, female Charlies and Helens are the most accident-prone drivers, analysis of car insurance claims has found.

Burglars reveal how we make ourselves easy targets

Thursday, 21 May 2015 | News

Two million Brits are playing into the hands of burglars by leaving written copies of bank and credit card PINs lying around their houses and wallets.

34% of holidaymakers overlook travel insurance

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | News

More than a third of holidaymakers (34%) don't buy travel insurance when they book their holiday, leaving them without cancellation cover if they are unable to go on their trip.

Revealed: the modifications that will up your car insurance bills

Tuesday, 05 May 2015 | News

Your motor insurer will charge sky-high premiums if you do anything to increase your car's performance and aesthetics, according to a new study.