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Home is where the cash is

With interest rates at an all time low*, more Brits are choosing to spend on their homes than invest elsewhere. According to a new survey by insurer², 84% of us have spent up to five thousand pounds 'doing up' our homes in the last four years, despite the UK national and household incomes falling by more than 13% this year compared to the start of the recession four years ago³.

Tuesday, 27th November 2012

On your bike! We're ditching the car as fuel costs hit home

According to research by insurer helpucover, 89% of us are worried about the cost of fuel and have made changes to our driving habits to try to save money. Of those people who responded to a survey, 56% said that they had reduced the amount they used their car to save fuel and 4 said that they had actually sold their car as they could no longer afford to buy fuel.

Monday, 20th August 2012 voted best MPPi Provider by What Mortgage readers

Insurer has won the prestigious Best MMPI Provider award as voted for by over 24,000 What Mortgage readers.

Monday, 20th August 2012

Why Northerners could have more to smile about

It’s National Smile Month* so if you’re worried about the costs of keeping your teeth in tip top condition, Yorkshire and Humberside are the best areas to live if you want to see an NHS Dentist with the South East and South West being the worst1 . In Yorkshire, 98% of dentists take NHS Patients, compared to the South East where only 50% of dentists care for National Health Patients2.

Tuesday, 24th July 2012

Royal BBQ raises funds for the Peace Hospice

Local Insurance firm Cardif Pinnacle has today raised over £1000 to support The Peace Hospice's appeal for funding by organising a raffle and dressing up in Jubilee themed outfits at a lunchtime party.

Tuesday, 24th July 2012