Category Archives: Home Insurance

Charity begins at home insurance

A new charity has set up as an insurance broker with a pledge of giving a big share of any commission earned to good causes. Care2Save promises to offer home insurance at a competitive price while allowing customers to donate … Continue reading

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Need to Know: Contents Insurance for Students

Tenants and students renting a home do not have to worry about buildings insurance – but many forget they need cover for their own belongings. The property owner will take care of buildings insurance for anyone living in a buy … Continue reading

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Comparison sites do deliver cheaper home insurance!

Comparison sites win hands-down when it comes to finding the cheapest building and contents insurance deals. Searching for cheap home and car insurance online nets homeowners bigger savings than going directly to insurance firms or dealing with a broker. Figures … Continue reading

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The Green Deal and home insurance

The long-awaited Green Deal has finally started, offering homeowners and landlords the chance to make their properties more energy efficient. The aim is to fund the improvements from cutting energy bills, so in many cases the utility bills stay the … Continue reading

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£1 billion claims to trigger home insurance price rise

Home insurance costs showed little movement towards the end of 2012, although industry experts fear prices may start to rise again over coming months. In the last three months of 2012, buildings cover went up 0.2% to an average £176 … Continue reading

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Step By Step Guide To Making a Home Insurance Claim

Sooner or later the chances are that you’ll need to make a home insurance claims of some sort, and here’s a step by step guide to how it’s done: Check your policy The first point is really the most obvious, … Continue reading

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Floods reveal fifth of homes are underinsured

They say that every cloud has a silver lining, but it’s hard to find one in the  storm clouds that have deluged Britain in 2012; officially one of the wettest years on record, according to weathermen. Despite receiving flood and storm … Continue reading

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Car, Home & Business Insurance… in Numbers

It’s easy to wonder about the point of buying insurance as car and home insurers seem to spend more time  trying to weasel their way out of paying up for claims than they actually give out.

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Home Insurers Won’t Pay Out £30,000 Party Damage Claim

It may be the season to be jolly, but if your home was invaded by 800 revellers after your teenage daughter puts out an open invitation on Facebook, don’t expect your insurer to pay for the damage.

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Is Home Emergency Cover Insurance Worth It?

Everyone has fallen victim to the classic insurance gaffe of taking out a policy that seems a good idea at the time only to find the cover is worth less than the paper it’s printed on. Home emergency insurance is … Continue reading

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