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What options do you have when you are involved in a serious accident

It’s no laughing matter if you’ve been involved in a serious accident. Whether it was a road traffic accident, a slip or fall or cycling accident, online solicitors can come to your aid.

Five ways to ensure a successful home insurance claim

With turbulent weather sweeping the UK and figures from the Association of British Insurers (ABI) showing that one in five household insurance claims are rejected, Gocompare.com Home Insurance shares five tips for a successful claim.

New Government funding keeps driverless cars projects on track

The announcement of a further £20 million in funding for projects developing driverless cars is a timely boost to schemes which should revolutionise transport, insurers said today.

Car premiums leap 10% over fourth quarter of 2015

Car insurance premiums took a sharp upward turn during the fourth quarter of 2015, adding £59 to the typical quoted premium for an annual comprehensive policy, according to the AA’s benchmark British Insurance Premium Index.

Have home insurance premiums hit the bottom?

The latest benchmark AA British Insurance Premium Index, for the fourth quarter of 2015, suggests that three years of falling premiums has come to an end.

London postcodes dominate UK burglary claim hotspots

London is the UK’s burglary claims capital, home to 16 of the top 20 hotspots, according to MoneySuperMarket’s annual Burglary Claims Tracker.

How to get cheaper pet insurance

How to get cheaper pet insurance

If you’ve tried to buy pet insurance in recent years, then you’ll already know how much of a complicated process it can be.

Speedy Brits drive their way to motoring convictions

Two thirds of Brits with driving convictions are guilty of speeding - and are living with the financial consequences, according to research from MoneySuperMarket.

263 billion life insurance black hole as British breadwinners go without cover

One in four British breadwinners with dependents (26 per cent) have no life insurance, according to new research from MoneySuperMarket.

Generation rent have 'I'll risk it' attitude with contents insurance

More than four million rented households around the country have been left woefully exposed to theft and damage by not taking out a contents insurance policy, according to research by comparethemarket.com.

Why is it important to insure your farming equipment?

It is extremely important to ensure your farming equipment is fully insured as you are essentially insuring your entire livelihood.

Why the health and wellbeing of your pet is important

Why the health and wellbeing of your pet is important

Britain is renowned as a nation of animal lovers, cherishing its pets as much as any other member of the family. But our affection for all creatures great and small goes far beyond the home.

Burglars turning to next generation technology

Mobile phones and tablets are the most in-demand items for burglars according to new claims analysis carried out by Direct Line Home Insurance and Direct Validation Services.

Aviva creates guide to help business understand cost of underinsurance

Aviva has launched a guide to help businesses understand the cost implications of not having the right amount of insurance and explain some of the times in the life of a business when the insurance needs might have changed and need reviewing.

Direct Line launches Guaranteed Hire Car cover as standard

Direct Line Car Insurance has launched its Guaranteed Hire Car cover as standard within its comprehensive car insurance policy, meaning all existing and new customers are entitled to a new standard hatchback sized vehicle from a hire car company.