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Are you an 'honest' insurance fraudster?

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The typical insurance fraudster is aged 31 to 50, has never made a false claim before, and is likely to be claiming for £500 or less for damage to a computer, television or mobile phone, according to new research.

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Top 5 home contents insurance claims

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Accidental damage is the most common reason for making a claim on home contents insurance policies, new research by Confused.com has found.

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Brits admit using mobile phone while on the toilet

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Dropping your mobile down the toilet is one of the top gadget insurance claims. Do you use your phone while on the loo? If so, you're not alone.

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Older travellers put at risk by lack of cover

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Thousands of older travellers risk incurring huge medical bills abroad due to lack of insurance, the government has warned.

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Seven ways to invalidate your car insurance

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Forgetting to keep your insurer in the loop when making changes to your car or in your personal life may mean you risk invalidating your cover. We look at seven commmon ways to fall foul of your policy.

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Singles pay £400 more for car insurance

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Single men and women pay more for car insurance than their married counterparts – around £400 a year more, according to exclusive research by Confused.com.

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Blog: Six reasons you're using too much petrol

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If your car is drinking the juice too quickly, here's six reasons possibly why.

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Kids' front door keys threaten home security

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Entrusting your child with their own house key is a rite of passage for most families, and some parents now give keys to children as young as nine. But before you get those keys cut, spare a thought for the security of your home.

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Blog: Do you let your partner drive your car?

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Do you get territorial with your motor when it comes to letting your other half drive it? Motoring journalist Maria McCarthy looks at relationships and cars.

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Single-trip versus annual travel cover

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If you have been spurred on by the dreary January weather to book a holiday, it pays to have travel insurance in place. We look at the pros and cons of single-trip versus annual travel cover.

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