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Why Bad Maths Could Cost You A Fortune

March 18, 2019 3:34 pm

You probably wouldn’t fall for the classic political trick of being challenged to put a price on a pint of milk. But have you ever given much thought to the value of your kitchen appliances? Have you seriously thought about how much it would cost to rebuild your home from scratch or even just the contents of your wardrobe? These may be numbers we are obliged to provide to insurers when applying for products like car and home insurance, but getting them wrong can have serious consequences. Research from price comparison website uSwitch shows that more than a quarter of...

How To Cut The Cost of Your Household Insurance.

March 4, 2019 1:33 pm

What do you need? Home insurance comes in two parts: buildings insurance and contents insurance. Buildings insurance, as the name suggests, covers the building itself. It is there to help out if there is some serious structural damage to the property. If you are the freeholder, then you will need this, but if you are only the leaseholder of your property then you don’t need to worry about buildings insurance. Contents insurance covers the contents of your home, and is an essential bit of cover for everyone. Insuring The Right Amount. One of the most obvious ways to cut the...