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Do I need car insurance?

19th August 2020

Car insurance has been a legal requirement in the UK since the Road Traffic Act was passed in 1930. So what are the consequences of owning a car that doesn’t even have a minimum of third party insurance?

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How to get home insurance after a fire

3rd August 2020

A house fire can be devastating. While usually, thanks to devices such as smoke and heat alarms, everyone gets out safely, possessions and valuables can be destroyed.

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Why has my car insurance gone up?

2nd July 2020

Insurance providers use many rating factors to provide you with a price that’s appropriate to your specific circumstances. These rating factors determine how risky or safe you are to insure.

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How to use a bed alarm

1st May 2020

Bed alarms are extremely useful devices that can be utilised at home, in hospitals or in care homes. Age Co reveals exactly how to use one and how they work.

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How gardening can improve your wellbeing

How gardening can improve your wellbeing

28th April 2020

With the nation on lockdown due to Covid-19, it's important to make the most of any outdoor space you have. Nature, thankfully, can have a positive effect on wellbeing.

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What does excess mean in insurance?

6th April 2020

No matter what insurance policy you have, it’s likely that you’ve seen the term ‘excess’ used in your documentation. But what exactly is it and do you need to pay it?

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