Insurance affects everyone. Below is a series of articles with our take on
what is happening and how it affects you.
(B. Portwood are insurance brokers and offer a
full range of insurance policies such as landlords
insurance, buy to let insurance, travel
insurance, public liability
insurance and caravan insurance)
For car insurance, home insurance or if you need help call us on 01388 607105.
Mar 1st 2011: Using gender as a rating factor
banned from December 12th 2012
Mar 1st 2011: Jackson Review - end of no win no
Mar 10th 2011: Report
on Ambulance Chasing in Car insurance. Our thoughts.
Mar 15th 2011: Cannabis
and landlords insurance. Our thoughts
Mar 16th 2011: Direct
line loses claim against 'faked' injury. Our
Mar 17th 2011: Ecclesiastical
pulls out of house insurance market. Our thoughts
Mar 20th 2011; Barclays
error on travel insurance. Implications
Mar 22nd 2011: Young
driver quoted £24,000 for premium. Comments
Mar 22nd 2011: FSCS
increases compensation levies. How it affects us.
Mar 24th 2011: Ecclesiastical
wins dog walker case. Public liability insurance
Mar 28th 2011: Competition
ruling on protection insurance | Good
News for mortgage protection
Mar 29th 2011: More
on the end of no-win, no-fee. The effect on us and
Mar 29th 2011: Buy
travel insurance to beat strikes. Travel
Insurance at Portwood's
Mar 30th 2011: Call
for annual electrical checks for landlords. Our views
on the matter
Apr 7th 2011: MMA
takes over Provident A couple with nothing in common.
Apr 14th 2011: OFT
orders a review into extended warranty insurance. What
we can do
Apr 14th 2011: Car
Insurance shows record rise. Why buy car
insurance from us.
Apr 20th 2011: Banks
lose protection insurance review. Mis-sold but not
Apr 27th 2011: Article
on pension postcode lottery. A few thoughts.
May 9th 2011: Barclays
Cave in on PPI : More information
May 19th 2011: Homecall+
goes bust: Consequences of Homecall Boiler cover collapse
Jun 8th 2011: Are
Price comparison websites the next mis-selling scandal. About
Jun 20th 2011: Car
insurance: parked cars must be covered. Car
Jun 21st 2011: A
warning about excesses on travel insurance : Buy
cheap travel insurance, Buy Twice
Jun 24th 2011: Car
insurers still losing money | When
will car insurance become profitable?