When you are shipping goods from one point to another – whether by road, rail, sea, or air – you will need to have them insured in case they are lost or damaged on the way. In practice, claims for freight insurance are quite rare, but that doesn’t mean that you don’t need it or […]
If you are going to move home – which is allowed, even in this pandemic – one of the most important things to consider, and one which many people fail to consider, is personal goods in transit insurance.
Now you may believe that your removal company will have insurance, and they certainly will, but it may […]
When you are looking for insurance – whether it is car insurance, home insurance, life insurance, personal injury insurance, and more – these days it is very tempting to go online to one of the comparison sites. Let’s face it, there are several of them and they all claim to find you the right insurance […]
Online shopping has increased massively over the last few months. We had already heard about the High Street getting into trouble and shops being closed and boarded up before the pandemic. This was because more people were shopping online for a number of reasons. Not the least of these was that instead of driving to […]
Goods in transit insurance covers items from theft, loss or damage as they’re being transported by vehicle from one place to another. You may need this if you are shipping possessions to another country during a relocation, or if you’re a courier or transport company carrying cargo for various clients.
Many policies will be designed to […]
Making sure you’re covered during your relocation process is slightly different from ensuring your home normally. While your existing policy may actually cover you for the moving of your possessions to your new home, many do not and you will need to take out a separate policy to ensure your items are protected while in […]
There’s more than enough to think about when moving overseas, which is perhaps one of the largest logistical tasks you’ll ever have to carry out. If you haven’t moved abroad before, keep in mind that it involves so much more than just finding a place to live and moving your furniture to your new location.
There is no doubt whatever that more and more shopping is being done online, especially since the start of the pandemic. Even before we had Coronavirus the amount of online shopping was increasing rapidly, but recently it has gone through the stratosphere, as you can see from the amount of money that Mr Bezos is […]
When you have a business which involves shipping goods to your customers, such as if you are a manufacturer, retailer, or distributor, one of the things that can become a major headache is cargo insurance claims. If something is damaged in transit and has a value of £1,000, if your business’s net profit is 2.5% […]
Many people might think that in the 21st century that is a very fair question. After all, we have the internet, and it’s easy to go online to one of the comparison sites and find the cheapest insurance cover isn’t it?
Well, yes, and no.
Just to begin with, the comparison sites don’t compare all the different […]