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    In this category, you can find all insurance companies and policies in the UK. Read about the experiences, opinions and reviews of fellow customers or write your own review of an insurance company or policy with which you have experience.

    Are you considering transferring to another insurance company and want to know if you can really cut back on your monthly expences? How do others compare certain insurance companies? Is the new insurance company reliable? How does the company handle complaints? Does the company provide good customer service?

    Within this category, we collect opinions on all insurance companies in Britain. That way, you won't have to rely on the website claims or what salesmen want you to believe. Instead, you have access to the reviews of hands-on experts and room to leave your own review.

     

    Before taking out insurance
    Firstly, before you take out insurance, you should consider answering the following questions. If the insurance company is an independent agent or an insurance company?

    Secondly, you should research the company's history and reputation. And reading online reviews is a way to find out more about their consumer satisfaction.

    Thirdly, you should also look into the insurance companies financial strength to be sure that they can cover your claims!

    Fourthly, always looking into the coverage of an insurance policy. Make sure that what you need, is what you get!

    Fifthly, analyze and compare the price of an insurance policy. Whether you are taking out a home or health insurance, there is always a cheaper and (not always) a better option.

    Finally, there are more things to consider before taking out insurance; matters as the ease of doing business like getting claims approved.

    Also, if you are looking for reliable insurance companies, then have a look at the following companies that have a positive review score on BritainReviews:

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    Most UK citizens are influenced by one or two insurance policies. Insurance is taken out to cover expenses in the case of unexpected costs, for reasons such as medical problems, residency issues or road accidents. Some insurance policies are compulsory, but many optional. An example of a compulsory insurance type is motor insurance for motorcycle riders, on the other hand, you are not obligated to have travel insurance or residence content insurance. Due to the monetary benefits of having insurance, many people opt for the non-compulsory insurance policies.

    There are many different kind of insurance. To give you a better understanding of the insurance policies that are available to you, the following paragraphs provide an overview of the different possibilities. 

    Insurance for your residence
    Home Insurance is purchased to cover the costs of potential damage to your property. This can be damage by fire or natural disasters, but also damage from burglaries. Some examples of insurance for your residence are residence content insurance, glass insurance and
    home insurance. Additionally, if you are living in a houseboat, it is possible to take out a special houseboat insurance.

    Insurance for you as a person
    Some personal insurance policies that you can take out in your name are life insurance, legal expences insurance, funeral insurance, student insurance, the liability insurance, health insurance, all-in-1 insurance and dental insurance. Each form of insurance serves a unique purpose.

    Insurance for animals
    Besides insurance for yourself, you can also take out insurance for your pets. The most popular insurance for animals is dog insurance and cat insurance. Does your dog need an expensive medicine or does your cat need surgery, costs such as these are often partly covered by insurance.

    Insurance for vehicles
    When you are on the road with a specific
    vehicle there is always a chance that you will have to deal with damage. This can be by your own mistake but also by the mistake of someone else or by a situation that you can do nothing about like a bad road. By paying for vehicle insurance, your insurance company will then cover msot of the damage to your vehicle or the vehicle of the other party. Some examples of insurance that can be taken out for vehicles are: car insurance, damage insurance, boat insurance, motorcycle insurance, indemnity insurance, camper insurance, caravan insurance, bicycle insurance, motor insurance, oldtimer insurance and yacht insurance.

    Insurance for holidays and leisure
    You might not want to think about it, but during your holiday or free time you may also encounter costly situations. By taking out insurance for your holiday or leisure time you can prevent having to pay high costs. Some examples of which are travel insurance, cancellation insurance, winter sport insurance and water sport insurance.