Leading travel insurer TIFGroup wins partnership with direct brand specialist Less Clicks Ltd

Specialist full lifecycle travel insurance provider Travel Insurance Facilities Group (TIFGroup) has been appointed by Less Clicks Ltd for a new travel insurance schemes partnership. TIFGroup will provide underwriting services, claims handling and emergency assistance services to two direct brands, Now Travel Insurance Services and Less Clicks More Cover. Both products offer traditional travel insurance, [...]

What is haulage insurance?

Just a week after the UK’s decision to Brexit the EU, the Freight Transport Association (FTA), on the 2nd of July 2016, identified what it called its top ten “crunch” issues likely to affect haulage contractors over the next few years and beyond as Britain prepares to leave the single market. Amongst the many changes [...]

Stolen Bicycles Top Insurance Claim List

46% of all personal theft claims were from bikes being stolen according to research collated by HomeProtect Home Insurance. Interestingly mobile phones are only third on the list and were topped by claims for handbag theft. “As more people have taken to cycling, bicycle theft is much more common throughout the UK. In fact, our research [...]

Understanding Retirement Plans

As you prepare for your retirement, you want to make sure that you are aware of the many different retirement plans and what they both entail and require. You’ll find that these plans have a lot of different facets, so you need to be well-informed of all the particular details pertaining to the policy you [...]

Do I really need cruise insurance?

There is no law – or any other rule or regulation – that says you have to have cruise insurance. But if you are planning to set sail for a relaxing life on the ocean wave for weeks or even months at a time, it certainly makes a great deal of sense. Travel insurance is [...]

What is haulage insurance?

If you are in the business of transporting your own or other people’s goods by road, you are going to require haulage insurance. Why do you need it? The law For one thing, the law insists that your lorry – just as any other vehicle – has at least the minimum of third party insurance. [...]

Types of road traffic accident claims

Road traffic accidents come in all shapes and sizes, from the relatively minor scrape to incidents causing serious injuries or even loss of life. Despite the very wide variety of types of incident, any one may give rise to road traffic accident claims and it may be helpful, therefore, to consider the different types of [...]

What is appliance warranty insurance?

You have probably noticed that whenever you buy a new appliance for your home, it comes with a manufacturer’s warranty against defective parts or the way it was made. Since there is a time limit on any such warranty – and one that invariably expires on the eve of something going wrong with it – [...]

Thinking about your winter sports holiday?

If you were asked the simple question about what you most need for a winter sports holiday, it might be reasonable to insist on some snow. Actually guaranteeing the weather is not something you might associate with insurance, of course, but there are ways it might offer some compensation and consolation if the snow fails [...]

Looking out for cannabis farms in your properties

It probably goes without saying that the overwhelming majority of landlords are upstanding and law-abiding citizens. Nevertheless, there are circumstances where even the most careful of landlords might be caught out and find themselves on the wrong side of the law – and their insurers to boot. An illustration of this is in the use [...]