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Euro police gear up to slap fines on foreign drivers

Britain is one of only three countries refusing to sign a treaty to share information about driving offences with European neighbours. Drivers in Britain, Ireland and Denmark are not taking part in the initiative that will see offences committed in … Continue reading

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Don’t let bad winter weather sink your boat

Darker nights and harsher winter weather mean most boating enthusiasts are dropping anchor until the spring. However, insurers are warning laying up boats for the winter often leads to more claims on boat insurance than the warmer and lighter months … Continue reading

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Increasing Number of Road Traffic Accidents Near Schools

Around 50 children a day are hurt in road accidents near schools, according to the latest car insurance industry data. In some areas, the accidents have been relentless, as the statistics show more than a third of neighbourhoods had at … Continue reading

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Love Thy Neighbour – Except If His Car Blocks You In

One of the biggest bugbears between neighbours is parking – responsible for one in three rows with the people living next door. The Insurance Blogger can relate to this as my office window looks out on to a quaint street … Continue reading

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Guide to home insurance for Ex-Offenders

If you’ve served time for breaking in to someone else’s home or been up before the courts for theft or dishonesty, most insurers will refuse to offer you home insurance. Finding a company to take you on may be tricky, … Continue reading

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Home Insurance No Claims Discount FAQ

Home insurance no claims discounts can make the cost of cover cheaper – but you still need to check out if the price the insurer is asking is competitive. If not, you can switch your home insurance to another firm … Continue reading

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Beginners Guide to Pub Insurance

Pub insurance is often a low priority for hard working landlord who put in long hours pulling pints. But the cost of pub insurance is small beer compared to the ruinous cost the business could face in the event of … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas From The Insurance Blogger

Good Morning Everybody…and a very Merry Xmas to all our readers…now it’s time to get that turkey in the oven….Have a Great Day

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EU Gender Directive triggers upheaval in Car Insurance Costs

Today is  ‘G-Day’ for car insurers – the day the European Union gender directive takes affect that means insurance companies must offer the same premiums to men and women for the same cover. The trouble is with equality laws that … Continue reading

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Quick Guide to Organising a Fireworks Display

Millions are planning a bonfire night party to add some sparkle to their November 5 celebrations. Just under half (42%) the country will celebrate Guy Fawkes Night, and nearly one in five of these (18%) will celebrate with a private … Continue reading

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