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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

Government to clamp down on bogus holiday sickness epidemic

The government has announced it will close a loophole which has helped fuel the ...

Common driving mistakes which could invalidate your insurance

From driving barefoot, eating at the wheel or offering to park someone else’s ...

A practical guide to selling your car

It’s March and with the arrival of new car registrations, many people will be ...

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...

News

Whiplash reform sees insurance premiums drop

UK car insurance prices have dipped for the first time since 2014, after the go...

Metro Bank chairman faces shareholder revolt over £21m to wife’s firm

Royal London is protesting Metro Bank’s continued multi-million pound use of t...

Drivers and homeowners save up to £100 a year switching deals

Insurance customers are saving up to £100 on car and home policies each year by...

Londoners pay over £1,000 more for car insurance

Londoners are paying more than double the UK average for car insurance, as resea...

Insurance groups failing to implement FCA new rules on switching

Insurance groups are still failing to implement rules on transparency and to enc...

Women still primary carers in most households

Women still shoulder greater childcare responsibilities, according to new resear...

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