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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 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...

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...

Understanding

‘Unprecedented situation’ as Monarch Airlines ceases trading

Hundreds of thousands of people have had flights and holidays cancelled as Monar...

The unexpected reasons your home insurer may not pay out

Imagine returning home to find it flooded after a storm, or burned to the ground...

Why home movers should leave the transport of goods to the experts

Brits are unwittingly voiding their home insurance cover by taking a DIY approac...

Should you go private rather than make an insurance claim?

If you’ve experienced a minor bump with another driver, you may be tempted to ...

The pros and cons of using price comparison websites

Brits are becoming a nation increasingly reliant on comparison sites to find the...

The top dozy driver mistakes that could invalidate your insurance

Millions of motorists are risking their cover by making daft errors, from pickin...

News

Car hire sites investigated over hidden charges

Two car hire price comparison sites are being investigated by the competition wa...

Could you save £300 a year switching to PAYG car insurance?

Drivers who use their cars once a week could be wasting nearly £300 a year on i...

Comparison site investigated over home insurance price concerns

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an investigation into a...

Men pay 27% more for car insurance despite EU gender rules

Men pay an average of £170 more for their car insurance than women – this is ...

Do you need private healthcare?

If the headlines are to be believed, the NHS is in near-constant crisis. People ...

Car insurance bills rise at five times inflation

Car insurance bills are rising at five times the rate of inflation, taking the a...

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