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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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Families cut back to save cash

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New research shows how family finances can be stretched when children come along. But parents are being urged not to scrimp on cover to protect their loved ones should the worst happen.

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Why is fuel tax so high?

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For every £1 we spend filling up our cars, vans and motorbikes with petrol and diesel, about 60p goes to the government in the form of duty and VAT. Why is fuel tax so high?

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Top tips for getting a cheaper car insurance quote

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Want to know our top ten tips to help reduce your car insurance premium? Then watch this short video.

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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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Flooding & making a home insurance claim

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Wet weather is an inconvenience for many, but if you live in an area prone to flooding it's a much more serious matter. Here's how to make a claim for flooding on your home insurance policy.

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Will gas and electricity prices continue to soar?

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For most households, the cost of gas and electricity is now the third largest outgoing, after mortgages or rent, and food bills.

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Pet insurance pitfalls to watch out for

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The financial watchdog receives hundreds of complaints every year from animal lovers unhappy their pet insurer has rejected their claim. We detail common issues and explain how to avoid finding yourself in a similar situation.

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New campaign to cut energy bills

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A new campaign has been launched to help millions of UK households cut their heating bills by adopting a range of energy-saving measures.

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Are you paying for something that should be free?

Money down the drain

PPI claims firms are just one example of consumers being persuaded to pay for something that they could just as easily get at no cost. What other cover are you paying for unnecessarily?

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