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Demystifying insurance

The wing mirror of a car parked at the beach

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

How to make sure you're insured when driving a car abroad

Love getting behind the wheel and exploring new places when you’re abroad? If so, it’s worth checking you’re covered before you jump into the driving seat.

Leaves in a gutter

Monday, 27 June 2016

Wear and tear

Publishing UK insurance claim success rates for the first time in the organisation’s history, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) reported in January 2016 that 21% of claims people made against home insurance policies were rejected with no pay-out made. One of the key reasons cited by the ABI for this proportion of home insurance claims failing during 2013 and 2014 was wear and tear, which is evidently something not all homeowners are familiar with.

A cream coloured living room

Monday, 27 June 2016

New for old

We know how stressful it can be when your possessions are stolen, lost or damaged. That’s why - if you have your home insurance with us and you need to make a claim your contents will be covered on a ‘new for old’ basis, giving you peace of mind should the worst happen.

People in a car

Thursday, 23 June 2016

Replacement car cover

For many people today, cars are an essential part of their daily routines. Perhaps you use yours to take your grandchildren to school on certain days each week, to transport you and your friends to social events, for the weekly supermarket shop or for travelling to and from work. As a car insurance provider, we understand how stressful and worrying it can be if you do not have access to your car – which is where our Replacement Car Cover fits in perfectly.

A man planting plants in soil

Tuesday, 21 June 2016

Garden secure

Many homeowners in the UK cherish their gardens and pour considerable funds into improving and maintaining them each year. It’s easy to appreciate why, as modern life can be stressful, gardens present an ideal place in which to relax and feel closer to nature.

Houses in a street

Monday, 20 June 2016

Legal protection

For a variety of reasons, homeowners of any age can find themselves involved unexpectedly in legal disputes that require professional advice, services and action that can in many instances amount to considerable sums of money. This is where Personal Legal Protection from RIAS comes in.

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