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Access to Insurance

The missing piece of the jigsaw: report finds 16 million people without contents insurance The Financial Inclusion Commission (“FIC”), a cross-party campaigning body of Members of Parliament, Peers, social-policy leaders and industry experts, today releases the findings of its report Access to Insurance, which highlights…

Doing it cheaper.

Just about every day we are asked if we can “do it a bit cheaper” or “beat the premium I got off the internet”. That always reminds me of a story: A cargo ship was built at considerable expense. On its’ maiden voyage, the engine…

THE SMART HOME COMETH

While the use of telematics in cars is nothing new, extending the technology into the home marks a significant change for our customers and for household insurance. Smart technology in the home is wide-ranging – security systems; fridges that re-order your favourite foods when stocks…

Halloween advice

Whether you’re trick-or-treating with the children, attending a bonfire or staying firmly indoors, your home, family and business are all exposed to some seriously scary risks during Halloween. Some local police services report antisocial crime rates increasing by over 50% at this time of year, with…