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Delve into the secrets of the insurance sector in this section, where we'll give you all of the insight you need to cut your insurance bills and find the perfect provider for you.

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Aug 21, 2019

Travel insurance: are common ailments pre-existing medical conditions?

If you suffer from a mild illness, have a repeat prescription or experienced a one-off ail...
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Jun 24, 2019

Three money mistakes renters make

More people than ever are renting. Young people fresh out of university are joining the mi...
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Jun 17, 2019

Why income protection is important in your 20s and 30s

It’s easy to dismiss income protection as something you’ll need later in life when age...
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Apr 16, 2019

‘I didn’t buy insurance for my staycation and lost £270’

Millions of Brits will choose to holiday in the UK this year, but many will have no protec...

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Apr 08, 2019

Private health insurance: a beginner’s guide

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Feb 04, 2019

‘I can’t be charged during the cooling off period’: the insurance myths confusing Brits

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Jan 16, 2019

These fibs could land you with a fraud charge

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Nov 22, 2018

Six surprising ways to invalidate your travel insurance

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Nov 09, 2018

Young drivers: top tips to cut car insurance costs

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Oct 02, 2018

Primera Air collapses: what passengers need to know

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Sep 25, 2018

Should you buy travel insurance at the airport?

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Sep 24, 2018

Five things to check when buying travel insurance

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Sep 18, 2018

The valuable insurance extras you could be missing out on

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Sep 04, 2018

‘I thought my renewal quote was good until I compared prices myself’

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Aug 31, 2018

Private medical insurance: five points to consider before buying

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Aug 30, 2018

The insurance gap that could cost luxury holidaymakers thousands

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Aug 22, 2018

Travel insurance costs jump by as much as 2,000% for people with mental health problems

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Aug 10, 2018

The severe limitations of the free EHIC

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Aug 03, 2018

Driving in France: eight points British drivers need to know

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Jul 27, 2018

Flash flood warning: how to protect your home

News

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Dec 06, 2019

Refund delay for Thomas Cook customers

Thousands of Thomas Cook customers face delays in receiving a refund of their holiday with...
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Dec 04, 2019

Extra three penalty points adds £200 to car insurance premiums

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Nov 29, 2019

Banks dealing with huge PPI backlog three months after deadline

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Nov 27, 2019

Warning over Black Friday insurance scams

Black Friday bargain hunters are not just being warned about fake goods, they’re also be...
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Nov 26, 2019

Brits will only switch insurer if they can save at least £50

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Nov 22, 2019

Catalytic converter thefts up tenfold in 2019

ISAs: your back-to-basics guide for 2018/19

Here’s everything you need to know to make the most of your unused ISA allowance ahead of the 5 April deadli...

A guide to Sharia savings accounts

A number of Sharia savings products have upped their game in recent months, beating more familiar competitors ...

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...

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...

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