Thousands of Brits take their cars on the big annual summer getaway to continental Europe each year. But a good many go without having the right car insurance.
Many people own something of such value that if they lost it, or had it stolen, they would struggle to be able to afford to replace it.
Good news for those looking to save money, the cost of your home insurance just got cheaper.
Think you’ll be able to claim on insurance if there’s a fire in your home? Think again.
The reasons for barbecues being at the root of many home cover claims are many and varied. See what the main problems are and how to barbecue safely.
In the emotional excitement of buying a new home, it’s easy to overlook one of the most crucial elements in the process; home insurance.
Renting continues to become more and more expensive in many parts of the UK as the demand for housing continues to grow and the number of houses being built doesn’t keep up.
Claiming on home cover is a vital part of actually taking out insurance that protects your property and possessions in the first place.
The owners of everyday hi-tech items such as laptops, watches and hi-tech TVs face being unable to claim on their home cover as values often exceed claim limits.
Under-insuring your property and the things you keep in it can be a fatal financial error. Here’s why.
Would you like to live somewhere that’s really safe? Which also has a highly-functioning infrastructure, a secure digital network and great health facilities?
If you’re an older traveller, it’s still possible to get a good travel insurance policy at a reasonable price if you know where to look
The thought of driverless cars might scare you silly, but what if you were told owning one could save you thousands of pounds in car insurance? Might that change your mind?
Car cover is the most widely held form of insurance there is, and often the most misunderstood too. Every year many motorists discover they might not be covered…
If you’re looking to put your home on the market, how should you go about choosing an estate agent?
If you work from home you have to be very careful that your home insurance policy will cover you while you’re running your business.
Motorists caught doing something wrong not only face the possibility of points on their licences, they may also have to pay much greater premiums for car cover.
There are a number of factors which can reduce the value of a home, some of which can be avoided by taking practical measures, others which you can’t do much about.
Valentine’s Day might be full of romance and excitement, but, if you’re not careful, it also has the potential to leave you both emotionally and financially broken.
Even if you’ve never been drunk in your life, having only a couple of drinks on holiday could mean any claim you make on your travel insurance for something going wrong at the time is rejected.
Many people aren’t completely truthful when applying for home insurance if it means they might save a few quid, new research shows.
Postcodes have become more and more important to providing information to government and financial organisations about you and your home over the last couple of decades.
Nightmare neighbours are the reason that 10% of British householders claim on home insurance at some point, recent research shows.
Pets are causing hundreds of pounds worth of damage to UK homes every year, but their owners still prioritise a pet’s needs when it comes to choosing where to live, latest research shows.
Whether your home is somewhere that’s prone to flooding or not, it pays to prepare your home and its contents as best you can, and as early as you can, before the weather catches you out.
The most recent figures from the Office for National Statistics show that three more regions have joined London, the East of England and the South East in surpassing their previous house price peaks.
Many mobile phone users are unaware that their phone insurance might not cover them as comprehensively as they assume, leading to problems if they try and claim on their cover.
Keeping a dog certainly helps householders feel they’re safer and less likely to be broken into, but it can cause major problems when it comes to selling a home.
Those are the findings of a recent survey by insurance broker Policy Expert which asked its customer base a number of questions about dog ownership and keeping pets in the home.
At the end of 2013 a survey by the motor vehicle purchasing company Webuyanycar.com found that the UK was the most expensive country in the world to run a car.
One of the quickest and best ways to cut the cost of unavoidable household bills is to ditch old providers that have had you on uncompetitive deals and switch to new ones.
This applies to the cost of services that most people think of as vital, such as home insurance and broadband, and, perhaps in particular, to energy suppliers.
Energy bills have increased hugely over the last 5 years, rocketing from an average of £800 on a standard energy tariff to just over £1,300.