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Be Cautious of Caller ID: Top Tips to  Prevent This New Form of Fraud
Be Cautious of Caller ID: Top Tips to Prevent This New Form of Fraud
In the era of evolving technology, fraudsters have also unfortunately joined in the race to ‘go digital’ by updating their devious methods for theft. More specifically, a new form of fraud allows scammers to fool mobile phone users into thinking an incoming call is coming from their bank via a false caller ID. When mobile phone users answer the call, they are tricked into thinking they...

Home Insurance - The dangers of underinsurance?
Home Insurance - The dangers of underinsurance?

Over the years there have been numerous surveys to gauge the level of underinsurance in the UK. Recent data suggests that 70% of homes are either over or underinsured. This means that your household property may not be covered for the right amount. The implications of this can be extremely costly, sometimes so costly you could lose your home.
Why may I be underinsured?
Usually it is not deliberate,...

Don't Get Pulled Over This Festive Season:  Use This Guidance When Driving Overseas
Don't Get Pulled Over This Festive Season: Use This Guidance When Driving Overseas
With festive season approaching soon, now is the time to start planning exciting road trips overseas to celebrate with family and friends. Nevertheless, driving cross-country can be risky, especially if you and your passengers fail to prepare for the possibility of different driving laws and regulations across borders. Getting pulled over, suffering a motor accident or receiving costly fines can all...

Help Your Home Stay Afloat During  Flood Season With These Top Tips
Help Your Home Stay Afloat During Flood Season With These Top Tips
As the UK enters flood season, there is a wave of serious risks that homeowners face in the event of a disastrous downpour. And, in recent years, the threat of flooding has become even more severe. Research revealed that seven of the nation’s 10 wettest years have occurred in the past two decades, with recent disasters such as Storm Desmond resulting in record-breaking rainfall, damage to 16,000...

Travel - Declare Pre-existing Medical Conditions or Risk Invalidating Travel Cover
Travel - Declare Pre-existing Medical Conditions or Risk Invalidating Travel Cover
More than 1 in 10 Britons with pre-existing medical conditions fail to declare their conditions to their insurers and risk invalidating their travel insurance policies, according to new insight from MoneySuperMarket.

The analysis found that nearly half of holidaymakers have pre-existing medical conditions they are required to declare to their travel insurance providers, but only 85 per cent...