This Month's Top Articles
Archived 2012-07 news:
|Bike Insurance: Bikers get insurance discount with advanced courses|
|31st July 2012|
|Motorcyclists should strongly consider taking an advanced riding course if they want to achieve discounts on their insurance premiums, according to a leading expert.|
Jeff Stone, media and public relations manager at the British Motorcyclists Federation (BMF), explained that although adv...
|Mortgages: Doer-uppers are FTBs' best bet|
|28th July 2012|
|First-time-buyers are facing a tough time at the moment, so their best bet is to aim for the worst house in the best area.|
Paul Holmes, chief executive officer at Firstrung, said buying something ramshackle that will need a lot of hard work is the best thing new buyers can do, as the market...
|Travel Insurance UK: Don't scrimp on travel insurance|
|28th July 2012|
|Travel insurance is always a must when people go overseas, not only to protect them from medical emergencies but also in case of disaster or theft.|
Unfortunately, when most people try to save money on a holiday, travel insurance is usually the first thing to go, due to the 'it'll ne...
|Pet Insurance: Even in recession, pet insurance is 'vital'|
|27th July 2012|
|Despite the recessionary conditions squeezing the purses of Brits up and down the country, pet owners should not cut back on insurance when trying to save on their expenditure.|
Debbie Connolly, founder of animal behaviour consultant SafePets UK (www.safepets.co.uk), explained that ...
|Home Insurance UK: Plant thefts are on the rise across Britain|
|25th July 2012|
|One in five people have been the victim of green-fingered thieves in the last year, making it even more important to be vigilant.|
A new poll by MORE TH>N found that 20 per cent of gardens have had items stolen from them, with the average burglar lifting plants worth around £72.21.<...
|Car Insurance UK: Tips for driving in London during the Olympics|
|25th July 2012|
|Driving training specialist the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) Drive and Survive has offered motorists some tips for when they are behind the wheel in and around the capital during the London 2012 Olympics.|
Simon Elstow, head of training, explained that first and foremost, if the...
|Car Insurance UK: Young drivers need more training|
|24th July 2012|
|Young motorists have been urged to undergo more training in order to improve their road safety, amid new figures that highlight how dangerous novice drivers are.|
Launched at Silverstone Classic, AA Charitable Trust and Make Roads Safe's Young Drivers at Risk report indicates that 40...
|Savings Accounts: Brits should save for care later in life|
|21st July 2012|
|Brits should prepare themselves financially for any potential care costs later in life while they are working so that it does not become a burden in their retirement.|
Chris Horlick, managing director of Partnership's Care Division, explained that care can be very expensive and unexp...
|Mortgages: Mortgage customers are making practical decisions|
|20th July 2012|
|British mortgage customers are making choices with their heads, rather than their hearts, when buying a property, according to a leading expert.|
Dr Jane McCartney, chartered psychologist, explained that is a "sign of the times&...