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Demystifying insurance

Couple driving in car

Wednesday, 26 May 2021

How does car insurance excess work?

One thing to consider when you choose car insurance is the ‘excess’. There is a lot of jargon around insurance, so you may not be clear what the excess actually is. This is a quick overview to help answer any questions you might have.

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Christmas presents

Tuesday, 22 December 2020

How can Christmas affect your contents insurance?

Christmas is a time to spend with your loved ones, eating, drinking and being merry, so insurance may be the last thing on your mind. But did you know you might need to update your home contents cover because of the festive season?

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Man in his fifties driving convertible with teenage daughter

Friday, 06 September 2019

Is over 50s car insurance cheaper?

With lots of information floating around out there, it’s hard to tell whether a few decades of driving experience works in your favour, or begins to count against you as you head into retirement. Whatever questions you may have about car insurance premiums for over 50s, we’re here to help.

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doctor checking male patients blood pressure

Wednesday, 14 August 2019

Travel insurance with high blood pressure explained

Travel insurance protects you financially if unfortunate circumstances unfold, and the added security it brings definitely makes it worth considering. However, things can be a little more complicated if you have a pre-existing medical condition, including high blood pressure.

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Black suitcase in an airport with a red travel insurance tag

Tuesday, 09 July 2019

Do you really need travel insurance?

Whether you’re heading for golden sands, crisp snowy slopes or the cobbled streets of a European city. Between booking transport, planning your itinerary and packing your case, you’ll also need to turn your mind to travel insurance in the run up to your getaway.

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Car filled with friends laughing

Friday, 22 February 2019

Is joint car insurance a myth?

You may have heard the term ‘joint car insurance’ and been told that it’s an excellent way to bring down your premium. On the other hand, perhaps you’ve been told that there’s no such thing. So, what are the facts when it comes to ‘joint car insurance’?

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