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What is insurance?

What is insurance? Almost every adult in the UK has taken out some kind of insurance policy – whether it’s to protect themselves, their home, their car, their possessions, or their beloved pets. But what is it? An insurance policy is essentially a contract taken

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Shining a light on home insurance

Shining a light on home insurance Home and contents insurance seems to be a mystery to many households according to research by the Co-Op, which found more than five million have no cover despite the average value of contents reaching almost £40,000. On the face

Could your status update affect your claim?

Could your status update affect your claim? Given the nature of social media and the millions of us who use it every day, you probably weren’t alone in posting pictures, videos and status updates showing off your recent Christmas presents and festive celebrations. But did
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Bonfires and fireworks

Bonfires and fireworks Autumn has arrived, the days are getting shorter and the nights longer. You may be preparing the garden for winter and arranging any rubbish for a seasonal bonfire. And, at this time of year, where there's a bonfire there could be fireworks.
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Don’t pay for your DIY disasters

The cost of a burglary Don’t pay for your DIY disasters The warmer weather might prompt you to finally get those home improvement projects underway, but are you covered if your DIY goes awry? With a free supply of hints, tips and video guides available
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The cost of a burglary

The cost of a burglary Figures have revealed that burglary costs the average homeowner over £2,800 in stolen valuables and almost £600 to pay for damage caused by the break-in. There were 713,000 domestic burglaries in 2015, and while you may see many of these
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Are your contents underinsured?

Are your contents underinsured? When it comes to insuring your home and contents, many people take out far less cover than they need, risking potential upset if it comes to making a claim. The average UK home contains around £55,000 worth of possessions, but an
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Is your home winter-proof?

Is your home winter-proof? With the year coming to an end and winter just around the corner we can start to expect colder, wetter, stormier weather conditions instead of the brighter, warmer days of summer. This makes it a good time of year to assess