You are here: Home - Insurance

Insurance

Introduction

insurance-home-page

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

Seven ways to save hundreds on your car insurance          

These simple and totally legal hacks could leave you with a cheaper car insuranc...

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 ...

Understanding

The severe limitations of the free EHIC

Many people travelling to Europe will be relying on a European Health Insurance ...

Driving in France: eight points British drivers need to know

France may be just 30 minutes away via the Channel Tunnel, but when it comes to ...

Flash flood warning: how to protect your home

The current hot weather increases the chance of flash flooding, when a vast amou...

Will a dashcam lower your car insurance premium?

A fifth of drivers are estimated to use a dashcam, up from 1% just five years ag...

Relief for homeowners as private insurance won’t impact state benefits

Homeowners who choose to take out insurance to cover mortgage payments in the ev...

Vaping and e-cigarette use on the up: will it cut your life insurance cost?

Nearly three million people in the UK vape, the highest number since records beg...

News

How to stay in control of your car hire budget

Booking and paying for car hire online isn’t the end of the journey. When you...

Gadget insurance doesn’t guarantee you’re covered

People with gadget insurance are being urged to check the details of their cover...

Does your car insurance cover children’s car seats?

Less than half of car insurance policies will cover the cost of replacing a chil...

Why you should buy travel insurance as soon as you book a holiday

Holidaymakers are urged to buy travel insurance as soon as their trip is booked ...

How a second slice of tiramisu can push you over the drink drive limit

Drivers know the perils of drinking and driving, but you may be surprised to lea...

Does your home insurance cover digital music, videos and photos?

As more and more of our precious assets are stored digitally, research has revea...

You may also Like

Five steps to build a successful investment portfolio

Choosing funds for your ISA, pension or investment account can be time consuming. Here are five tips to build and manage a successful investment portfolio.

Ultimate money-saving hacks for holidaymakers

We reveal the best tips to save you money on your holiday.

More from Your Money

Five tips for getting ‘retirement ready’

Retirement can be a time of great change in your financial circumstances. Here are some tips on how to prepare.

Top tips: getting the best balance transfer deal

Balance transfer credit cards allow borrowers to move debt from an existing credit card to a new credit card provider.

Ten ways to boost your credit score

Follow these tips to improve your chances of getting a mortgage, loan or credit card.

Are you a first-time buyer looking for a mortgage?

Look no further, get the help you need by searching for your perfect mortgage

Five ways to get on the property ladder without the Bank of Mum and Dad

A report suggests the Bank of Mum and Dad is running low on funds. Fortunately, there are other options for st...

The essential Your Money guide to the April 2018 tax changes

As we head into the 2018/19 tax year, a number of key changes take place to existing policies while some new i...

A guide to switching energy provider

All you need to know about switching from one energy supplier to another.

What will happen if rates change

How your finances will be impacted by a rise in interest rates.

Regular Savings Calculator

Small regular contributions can build up nicely over time.

Online Savings Calculator

Work out how your online savings can build over time.

Having a baby and your finances: seven top tips

We’re guessing the Duchess of Cambridge won’t be fretting about maternity pay or whether she’ll still be...

Protecting family wealth: 10 tips for cutting inheritance tax

Inheritance tax - sometimes known as 'death tax' - can cause even more heartache for bereaved families. But th...

Travel insurance: Five tips to ensure a successful claim

Ahead of your summer holiday, it’s important to make sure you have the right level of travel cover or you co...

YourMoney.com Awards 2018

Now in their 21st year, our awards recognise the companies offering the best products and services to consumers

Money Tips of the Week