‘Crash for cash’ car insurance scams double in 2013 By Simon Gompertz Personal finance correspondent, BBC News The crash in this video was caused deliberately to try to claim compensation, as Simon Gompertz reports Cities top ‘crash for cash’ league 84 ‘crash for cash’ accused in court “Crash for cash” car insurance scams rose by…Details
We are delighted to welcome Tracy Little to Team Irvine. Tracy is providing cover for Elaine who leaves us shortly on maternity leave. Tracy will primarily support John as well as assisting the rest of The Broking Team as necessary. She joins us from Towergate who have recently announced that administration of small business will…Details
Tina Kilbee is presented with a bottle of champagne by Steve Sawrey. Tina was the second prize winner following the recent wedding fayre in Warwick. If only Steve knew how to take a decent selfie he would be in the picture! Good luck to Tina who is marrying her partner in Cyprus in September 2015.…Details
Claire Neale presents Gabrielle Robbins of Orangery Florists in Kenilworth with a bottle of champagne. Gabrielle recently attended The Wedding Fayre in Warwick and entered our prize draw. Good luck to Gabrielle and her partner getting married in August on the shores of Lake Como.
Insurance fraud at record high, says ABI Motorists are having to pay higher insurance premiums as a result of false claims Fake car crashes helped to push the level of insurance fraud to a record £1.3bn in 2013, according to the Association of British Insurers (ABI). The figure represents an increase of 18% on the…Details
Driving Abroad Consumer advice on driving abroad during the holiday season With many consumers choosing to drive aboard during their holidays, BIBA is offering the following advice to ensure that consumers stay within the law and stay safe: To help reduce the chances of breaking down, have your car serviced before you take it abroad…Details
Crime – hot weather In hot weather there could be a dramatic increase in the number of cars being stolen as owners leave their vehicles unattended with their windows or roofs open. Motorists that fail to take precautions to secure their vehicles could invalidate their insurance policies if either their car or items inside are…Details
If you know anyone planning a wedding then we can provide insurance to provide peace of mind for their special day from as little as £35
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Pictured Jo Lapworth and Claire Neale at The Wedding Fayre in Warwick on 9th and 10th May
Following the recent AGM of The Insurance Institute of Coventry, Steve Sawrey has been elected to serve as Deputy President. Steve is now the longest serving member of Council and was previously The President in 1999. He will also continue as Secretary for the next 12 months. Steve has also served as an examiner and…Details
Car insurance premiums ‘fall by £100 at start of year’ The AA said fraudulent claims could push up the price of motoring insurance Car insurance premiums have decreased sharply with the average price falling by more than £100 for the first three months of the year, figures suggest. The AA said the average comprehensive motor…Details