‘Insurance’ Category

Travel insurance exclusions may impact consumers on holiday

Posted in Insurance on Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 12:30 by Martyn Shaw.

Most people concerned about responsible debt management are aware of the importance of various forms of insurance, but news has now emerged that travel insurance companies may be less likely to pay some kinds of claim in future.

British Families Feeling the Pinch

Posted in Insurance, Money Saving on Tuesday, February 7th, 2012 at 12:17 by Jessica Haynes.

During the past five years, residents of the UK have not seen sky-high rates of inflation, but this comes as cold comfort to families who are struggling to make ends meet.  A combination of pay freezes, growing unemployment and underemployment, and increases in the price of food and utilities have conspired to make the average [...]

Lloyds and Halifax Pulling Out of Pet Insurance Business

Posted in Insurance on Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 13:55 by Martyn Shaw.

Two divisions of the Lloyds Banking group, Halifax and Lloyds TSB, have announced plans to discontinue their pet insurance plans. The move is expected to affect as many as 50,000 owners of household pets and, in some cases, will mean that existing illnesses and injuries may not be covered at all.

Comparing Car Insurance Terms and Premiums

Posted in General, Insurance, Money Saving on Thursday, September 29th, 2011 at 11:27 by Martyn Shaw.

Buying a car is a heady experience that also comes with the practical task of securing adequate car insurance.  In a time when money can be very tight, there is the need to do some comparison shopping between different insurance providers and find the car cover that offers the best possible protection while also keeping [...]

Do you Have Enough Life Insurance?

Posted in General, Insurance, Money Saving on Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 at 10:41 by Martyn Shaw.

A recent survey indicates that the majority of households in the UK do not have sufficient life insurance cover to aid in retiring end of life expenses.

Providing for Your End of Life Expenses

Posted in General, Insurance, Money Saving on Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 09:48 by Jessica Haynes.

While many consumers do not like to think about it, the fact is that at some point everyone will pass away.

Managing the Cost of Car Insurance

Posted in General, Insurance, Money Saving on Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 09:38 by Martyn Shaw.

With speculation that government intervention into the application of injury referral fees could have a direct impact on the premiums motorists pay for car insurance, now may be a good time to look a little closer at your current insurance cover.

Car Insurance Getting More Affordable?

Posted in General, Insurance, Money Saving on Friday, July 29th, 2011 at 13:45 by Jessica Haynes.

According to information released by AA Insurance, the cost of auto insurance may actually be lower for one sector of consumers. Information found in the British Insurance Premium Index indicates that costs for younger drivers actually decreased for the first time in two years

Comparing Car Insurance Plans for Your Young Driver

Posted in General, Insurance, Money Saving on Wednesday, May 25th, 2011 at 08:30 by Martyn Shaw.

It is no secret that car insurance premiums are on the rise. This is particularly true for plans that cover younger drivers.

Can you do Without Life Insurance?

Posted in General, Insurance, Money Saving on Tuesday, May 10th, 2011 at 09:15 by Martyn Shaw.

In times past, many people depended on employers to provide some type of life insurance as part of the employee benefit packages