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Sat nav blackspot map

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Use this widget to alert road users to nav blackspot areas around the UK. You can upload a report of where you encounter sat nav blackspot issues and how severe they are.

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Murdoch's media empire

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The founder, chairman, and CEO of News Corporation, Rupert Murdoch is head of one of the world's largest media empires that reaches nearly all corners of the globe. Murdoch's News Corp has nearly all media markets cornered. We take a look at the inner workings of the empire.  Read More…

Drivers warned against winter car thieves

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Motorists leaving their cars to warm up this winter risk being left out in the cold as thieves target vehicles left unattended in this way, warn insurers.

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Mobile phone insurance: The next big mis-selling scandal?

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As more and more customers complain about rejected claims, are companies selling mobile phone insurance are being upfront with customers? Ensure you don’t get caught out by a bad policy.

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When your insurer won’t pay out for storm and weather damage

A plumber inspecting a boiler

Heavy snow, wind and rain have contributed to winter weather damage costing £600 million per year in the past few years, according to M&S Money. Although Insurance is useful for combating storms and adverse weather, we also need to maintain our homes.

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Thomas Cook warning sparks holiday fears

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Holidaymakers are being reminded of the importance of travel insurance following news this week of financial difficulties at tour operator Thomas Cook.

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Is boiler cover worth the cost?

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If the thought of having no central heating on an ice-cold winter’s morning sends a chill down your spine, it’s time to check you have the right cover in place for your boiler.

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How aggressively can a debt collector hound you?

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Debt collectors have been known for employing unscrupulous tactics when it comes to recovering owed money but new rules mean there are tougher restrictions to control those overstepping the mark.

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Which home insurance extras can you do without?

home insurance

When it comes to buying home and contents cover, there are now a wide range of ‘add-on’ products to choose from but not all of them offer value for money. We look at the extras you can afford to ditch.

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Travel agencies slammed for 'expensive extras' racket

Airport departure board

A number of leading travel agents have been attacked for automatically including expensive extras such as travel insurance or larger baggage allowances on customers’ bookings. A new investigation reveals the culprits.

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