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Climate Change to Blame for the Rise In Flood Premiums!

October 21, 2019 1:01 pm

The number of UK residents facing significant flood risk is larger than the population of Birmingham and Manchester combined, according to a major new report from a coalition of leading environmental campaign groups. The numbers at risk were highlighted in a study from The Climate Coalition, a collection of over 130 organisations including conservation bodies WWF, the RSPB, and The Wildlife Trusts, aid agencies such as Oxfam, and community groups like the Women’s Institute. The UK is experiencing wetter winters and more frequent and intense weather extremes, which scientists have attributed to climate change and which are widely expected to worsen over...

Six helpful and handy tips to look out for when you want to obtain insurance quotes

October 7, 2019 1:00 pm

When a flood occurred Declaring a flood in your property can affect how much you pay When a bankruptcy happened, Having a bankruptcy can also increase your home insurance quote by a significant amount The extent of your no-claims record: Your no-claims discount can help lower the cost of your home insurance premium. Some insurers will acknowledge up to 10 or even 15 claims-free years. However, all four comparison sites we looked at only allowed ‘nine or more years’ as the maximum you could declare Your whereabouts at weekends: The amount of time you spend at home helps insurers determine...