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Insurance may not be the most interesting topic in the world, but if the worst happens you’ll be glad you took the time to protect yourself. Learn how to get the best policy for you - whether you're looking for 'how tos', the latest industry news or insights on how to pick policies - here.

How to

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Tweak your annual mileage to save £100 on car insurance

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Rise in claims for water damage: how to prevent leaks

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Beat the car insurance tax hike and cut £250 off your premium now

Tomorrow sees consumers hit with the second Insurance Premium Tax hike in less t...

Kids taking a gap year? Top money tips to help them on their way

If your children are thinking of taking a gap year it’s essential they’re pr...

Car hire abroad: 10 tips to drive down the cost and ensure you're covered

If you're heading abroad and plan to hire a car, follow these top tips from the ...

Understanding

No claims bonus and no claims discount: what's the difference?

A study of over 4,000 UK drivers has found more than half don’t fully understa...

Life insurance and critical illness cover: do I need both?

Life insurance and critical illness often get confused but there are important d...

What kind of insurance does an Airbnb landlord need?

Do you want to rent out your property via Airbnb? Here are the insurance impl...

Are you underinsured? Motorists urged to get up to speed with car insurance

A worrying number of motorists don’t understand their car insurance policy and...

Five tips to save you money on your car insurance

Swinton Insurance reveals five ways to cut the cost of your annual car insurance...

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Don’t buy life insurance until you read this. Gocompare.com tackles common lif...

News

Winter sport warning: make sure you have the right insurance before jetting off

A third of travelers fail to check if they have the appropriate level of cover b...

13 million women putting their families at financial risk

Millions of British women have no financial safety net in place should they fall...

Home insurance races ahead of inflation

Home insurance costs are racing ahead of inflation with annual prices climbing 3...

How the government can save motorists money

The AA has called on the government to cut insurance premium tax (IPT) and freez...

Crackdown on whiplash ‘epidemic’ could save drivers £40 a year

The government has outlined proposals to scrap or cap compensation pay outs for ...

Worrying number of Brits without critical illness cover

Being unable to work because of a serious illness can lead to financial and emot...

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