After two years when consumer prices in the UK barely rose, the annual rate of inflation has risen above the Bank Of England's (BOE) target of 2% in 2017. The combination of high inflation and limited wage growth - as well as uncertainty about the terms on which Britain will leave the European Union in [...]
Over three million working couples are classed as 'double income, no option' (DINOs), which means there are potentially financially vulnerable if one of the two loses their earnings. The typical household today looks very different from the traditional image of a working family made up of one primary breadwinner and one homemaker. Instead, nowadays many households rely on two incomes [...]
For many business owners it can be impossible to fully separate their business and personal affairs. Often your business is the main asset within your personal estate and the main source of income for you and your family. Business owners have particular demands and circumstances and their will and estate planning needs to take this [...]
Serious illness or injury can occur at any time and will inevitably cause strain on families financially, as well as personally. Income Protection insurance is designed to provide cover if you can’t earn an income for a number of specified reasons. It provides a financial resilience to individuals and households and gives peace of mind. Help to support you financially If [...]
We never expect anything serious is going to happen to us, especially when we feel fit and healthy, but it can and does. With school fees continuing to rise faster than salaries, a protection policy is crucial for protecting the education of your child should the worst happen. A school fees protection policy will pay [...]
Andy Rolph from Grosvenor Insurance Brokers has taken some time to write this article on the importance of protection and how his firm can help you. Your home is way more than merely a collection of bricks and mortar with a roof on top. For all of us it’s a safe environment where we bring [...]
Although perceptions are that injury or illness won’t happen to us, the reality is we don’t know what might be around the corner, no matter how healthy we are. Here, Tristan Hartey helps to see why protection is important, especially when you are raising a child, and the types of protection available to you.