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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

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

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

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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...

Kids taking a gap year? Top money tips to help them on their way

If your children are thinking of taking a gap year it’s essential they’re pr...

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

Bereavement support extended and payment won't be taxed

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has announced a new modernised Bereav...

Make sure your home is flood ready

Warnings of a tidal surge affecting parts of the east coast have prompted the As...

Insurer fined £150k for failing to keep customers’ information safe

Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance (RSA) has been fined £150,000 following the ...

Switch energy and insurance to bag ‘free’ gym pass or flight to Greece

Brits staying loyal to their energy and insurance providers are missing out on n...

Three insurance resolutions for 2017

Use the New Year as an excuse to get your insurance policies in order.

How to protect your property from Storm Barbara

Storm Barbara is forecast to hit the UK today, and insurers are reminding proper...

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