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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

How to earn £100s from your car

Whether you’re an infrequent car user or use it for most of your travel, you c...

How to get your home storm-ready

Storm Ophelia is the first of the seasonal storms to hit the UK. Severe weather ...

Top tips for protecting your prized possessions

If you could save just one item from your home in a fire, what would it be? A la...

How to challenge unfair car hire charges

Holidaymakers may be more used to surprises at the car hire rental desk, but you...

Common car hire traps: how to avoid surprise costs at the rental desk

Brits collectively fork out millions of pounds more than they were expecting on ...

Summer travels: top tips to avoid insurance disasters

As you prepare for your annual summer holiday, make sure you avoid the classic i...

Understanding

The dos and don’ts of buying private medical insurance

Funding cuts, staff shortages and other public health service factors are drivin...

Cold weather alert: how to protect your home

Public Health England has issued a cold weather alert which is likely to remain ...

Pothole-related breakdowns on the rise: how to claim

The RAC attended 11% more pothole-related breakdowns in the last quarter of 2017...

Should you get a dashcam for peace of mind and lower car insurance premiums?

More and more drivers are installing car dashcams to ensure they have evidence s...

Stock of the week: Melrose Industries

Ian Forrest, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, picks industrial e...

Would using an insurance broker work for you?

Savvy consumers are increasingly using comparison sites to get the best deal on ...

News

Check your warranty before replacing goods

Brits are throwing away more than £400m each year by buying replacement goods w...

Alcohol and travel insurance: what’s the right mix?

Holidays provide an opportunity to relax and sink back a few cocktails by the po...

BLOG: 2017 was a most unusual (but good) year for investing

2017 was a year with unusually low volatility, which made it a great year to inv...

Car insurance set to sky rocket by the end of 2018

Drivers are already paying an average £827 for their car insurance but prices a...

Revealed: UK’s burglary hotspot

The town of Guildford in Surrey is the UK’s burglary claims hotspot, according...

Car insurance premiums continue to rise

Drivers continued to be hit by premium increases during the last three months of...

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