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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

Make your car a TV star to earn £100s

The average car owner only drives 4% of the time but whether you're out on the r...

Worst winter blast since 2011: how to protect your home from freezing weather

Forecasters predict there’ll be weeks of snow chaos as Britain faces the worst...

Burglaries increase by 8% in November: how to protect your home

A guide to keeping your house safe from would-be burglars and what to do if you ...

Tweak your annual mileage to save £100 on car insurance

Reducing your annual car mileage by just one mile can save you up to 15% off the...

Rise in claims for water damage: how to prevent leaks

Legal & General’s seen a rise in insurance claims for leaks and damage to ...

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...

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...

Four life insurance myths busted

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

News

Tax hikes and weak pound to drive up home insurance costs

Home insurance premiums will climb this year thanks to tax rises and the weaker ...

Mail order firm to pay £12.5m to customers over worthless insurance

Clothing firm Express Gifts Ltd has agreed to pay £12.5m redress to 330,000 cus...

Once burgled, one in four chance of it happening again

Burglary victims have a one in four (28%) chance of falling victim again in the ...

Rising inflation starts to hit consumers’ pockets

Consumers are beginning to feel the impact of rising inflation on their everyday...

One in two drivers think illegal insurance 'fronting' is acceptable

Nearly half of motorists think it’s acceptable for parents to insure their chi...

Car insurance premiums hit record highs

Motor insurance premiums hit their highest recorded levels in the last quarter a...

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