home insurance

Check your gifts are insured this Christmas

Friday, 22 December 2017 | News

If you’re planning to buy expensive high-tech items or jewellery as gifts this Christmas – or hope to receive them – then you need to check you’re covered by your home insurance.   

Homeowners urged to protect property as cold snap grips UK

Tuesday, 12 December 2017 | News

Homeowners are being urged to make sure their house can cope with bad weather, as the cold snap continues across the UK.

Cost of home insurance soars 8.5% in one year

Thursday, 23 November 2017 | News

Home insurance premiums have risen by 8.5% over the past year – nearly three times the 3% rate of inflation.

Fight for your rights: Flat response from Currys to Prosecco problem

Tuesday, 03 October 2017 | Article

Simon Read helps a reader get her money back from Currys.

Brace yourself for storm damage: Check your home insurance now

Friday, 29 September 2017 | News

Brits are bracing themselves for possible storm damage this weekend, with gale force winds and torrential rain expected should hurricanes Maria and Lee reach our shores.

Price comparison site comes under fire for overcharging

Tuesday, 26 September 2017 | News

Price comparison websites have come under fire after a report by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) into the sector, with Compare the Market now understood to be under investigation for overcharging.

Deal of the week: Free £80 security camera if you get Co-op insurance

Friday, 08 September 2017 | News

Take out a motor insurance policy with Co-operative Insurance to receive a free dashboard camera or a home insurance policy to get a free home security camera worth up to £79.99.

One in 20 Brits has lost out because their home is underinsured

Friday, 08 September 2017 | News

Over the past three years, 6% of people have missed a typical payout of £1,000 from their home insurance provider because they haven’t bought the right level of insurance cover, new research reveals.

Students should check their insurance before starting university

Thursday, 07 September 2017 | News

About one in five students will be the victim of theft during their first six weeks at university, according to The Complete University Guide.

Home insurance premiums skyrocket but tax hikes hit over 50s hardest

Friday, 25 August 2017 | News

Households are being hit with substantial home insurance premium increases following recent government tax hikes, with prices for the over-50s rising fastest.