Autumn Statement 2016: Insurance premium tax rises by 2%

Wednesday, 23 November 2016 | News

Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced that rates for insurance premium tax (IPT) will rise by 2%, taking it from 10 to 12%, starting in June 2017.

Prepare your property (and insurance) for weather chaos

Monday, 21 November 2016 | News

The Environment Agency has currently issued six flood warnings and 63 flood alerts in the South West and South East as Storm Angus batters the south coast of England.

Car insurance to fall by £40 per year as Ministry of Justice clamps down on whiplash claims

Thursday, 17 November 2016 | News

Motorists could see their car insurance premiums fall by £40 a year thanks to a clampdown on dubious whiplash claims that’s being considered by the Ministry of Justice (MoJ).

Insurance prices to rise following tax hike

Monday, 03 October 2016 | News

Insurance prices are likely to rise on average by up to £6.50 a year following a hike in taxes that is a “raid on the responsible”, according to the Association of British Insurers (ABI).

AXA PPP healthcare members can access 50% off PureGym membership

Monday, 26 September 2016 | News

All members – whether new or existing – who have private medical insurance with AXA PPP healthcare can take advantage of 50% off an annual membership with Britain’s largest gym chain, PureGym.

Car insurance prices rise 13.5% ahead of tax increase

Tuesday, 20 September 2016 | News

Car insurance premiums rose by 13.5% across Great Britain in the year to August, new data from Consumer Intelligence shows.

How the Great Fire of London kindled the home insurance industry

Friday, 02 September 2016 | Blog | By Tom Wilson

350 years ago today, the Great Fire of London’s flames began spreading from Pudding Lane, culminating in a four-day blaze that ravaged the City of London, forever changing its landscape.

Nine in ten Moneywise users actively seek better car insurance deals

Wednesday, 03 August 2016 | News

More than half of users (51%) say they challenge their insurer to beat the best quote they’ve found when renewing their car insurance.

City Survivors: Read your travel quote’s Ts&Cs

Tuesday, 26 July 2016 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

I recently asked my travel insurer, Holidaysafe, for a renewal quote.

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.