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  • The cold, crisp air and breath-taking vistas are just a few of the simple joys associated with winter sports. However, even the most competent skier and snowboarders can be involved in collisions or accidents. According to industry research, accidents on the slopes are the most common winter sports insurance claims. So if you are thinking The post Winter Sports – A Short Guide to Staying Safe on t...

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  • The Paradise Papers are a collection of 13.4 million confidential electronic documents that provide information—including the identities of shareholders and directors—for more than 120,000 individuals and companies with offshore investments listed by the offshore law firm, Appleby, and corporate services provider, Estera. The information in these documents is concerning, since an offshore company,...

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  • Christmas Gas Safety Tips   Did you know most gas related house fires occur on Christmas Day? According to the Gas Safe Register,  only 5% of adults put a gas safety check on their to-do list in the run up to Christmas, making the festive season the most dangerous time of the year when it The post Christmas Day – Most Dangerous Day for Gas Safety appeared first on The A-Plan Blog.

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  • When considering vehicle contract hire or finance lease agreements, be mindful of your anticipated annual mileage. Get this wrong and that fantastic deal may not be as fantastic as you think…. Making the simplest of mistakes or miscalculations can be extremely costly to you and/or your business. Simple elements like ‘excess mileage charges’ can spiral to £100s and The post Finance Lease Agreements...

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  • If you rent don’t assume your landlord will cover your home contents insurance. A recent report commissioned by the Financial Inclusion Commission stated that “nearly 16 million adults living in rented or owner occupied accommodation in the UK have no home contents insurance cover for their possessions…60% of those on £15,000pa or less have no The post Home Contents Insurance: Renters – Are you Co...

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  • On 22 November, Philip Hammond, Chancellor of the Exchequer, delivered the Autumn Budget 2017, his second Budget as Chancellor. Hammond focused on the United Kingdom’s ‘bright future’, declaring that the Budget supports ‘families and business in the near term’ while also supporting ‘growth in the long term as the United Kingdom forges a new relationship The post Autumn Budget 2017 – Highlights app...

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  • Christmas markets in the UK have become extremely popular over the last 15 years, following the European tradition of small stalls selling gifts, crafts, food and drink. Most big cities and towns now boast their own, many in the same areas as our A-Plan branches. Here is a list of our favourites: Bath – A The post Where to visit a traditional Christmas market appeared first on The A-Plan Blog.

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  • As technology becomes increasingly important for successful business operations the value of a strong cyber insurance policy will continue to grow. No matter your business size, location or industry anyone can be exposed to cyber-threats that potentially cause major disruptions to business. Cyber insurance policies are created to suit your business needs and offer some The post Cyber Insurance – W...

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  • As we head towards winter, are you prepared for an enjoyable, safe and secure festive season?  What can you do to keep your homes and vehicles safe? Cold weather can be a challenge for owners of older and larger properties. Steps should be taken to make sure that water pipes don’t freeze – especially outdoor The post Preparing for winter for HNW clients appeared first on The A-Plan Blog.

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  • As we head towards winter, are you prepared for an enjoyable, safe and secure festive season? What should you do to keep both your homes and vehicles safe? Cold weather can be a challenge for owners of older and larger properties. Steps should be taken to make sure that water pipes don’t freeze – especially The post Preparing for Winter Weather for High Net Worth appeared first on The A-Plan Blog.

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  • As part of its continued effort to improve driver safety, the Department for Transport (DfT) will revise which heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) will be able to retain their plating and testing exemption. Beginning on 20 May 2018, based upon their chassis, certain HGVs will have to complete roadworthiness testing. If you own or operate an The post Testing Exemption for HGVs to change appeared first on T...

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  • Now that Halloween and Bonfire night are behind us, the festive season is about to hit us and it won’t be long till homes across the UK are twinkling with fairy lights and Christmas cheer! But are you taking dangerous risks with your safety during the holidays? We’ve highlighted some common activities that may be The post Christmas Safety Advice appeared first on The A-Plan Blog.

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  • Over the last several years, UK regulations have expanded the scope of directors and officers (D&O) liability and that trend shows no signs of stopping, according to a recent survey from international law firm Allen & Overy. According to the survey, D&Os are exposed to a higher amount of personal liability than ever before. Since The post Survey Highlights Risks Facing Directors & Officers appeare...

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  • Did You Know? About 23 per cent of young drivers crash within two years of passing their driving test, according to Brake, a road safety charity. Yet, 1 in 4 young drivers admit they’ve considered driving without insurance to avoid spending money, according to the Motor Insurers’ Bureau. Research compiled by Brake shows that younger The post Driving without insurance a real risk for young drivers ...

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  • The forthcoming GDPR may place greater responsibility on your organisation’s directors and officers, and, for that reason, it is important to take proactive steps now to prepare. On 25 May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect, which expands the rights of individuals and their data while placing greater obligations on organisations The post How GDPR Will Expand Your...

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  • With the pressures of modern life, home security is often overlooked. However, it’s estimated that a burglary happens every 40 seconds in the UK, with 40% occurring when a house is empty. National Home Security Month (NHSM), which officially takes part in October every year, aims to raise awareness of the importance of home security The post October is National Home Security Month appeared first o...

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  • Driving while dehydrated has the potential to be as dangerous as drink-driving, according to a study from Loughborough University. The study, which was conducted over the course of two days, had a group of male volunteers perform various driving simulations while provided 200 millilitres of fluid to drink every hour on the first day, but The post The dangers of driving while dehydrated appeared fi...

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  • One of the most common misconceptions faced by the cycling insurance business is that standard home insurance will adequately cover your bike. If something does happen to your beloved (and expensive) bike, then the last thing you want to have to deal with is a technicality on your home insurance leaving you out of pocket. The post Why you may need specialist cycling insurance appeared first on The...

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  • We’ve all sat patiently at a junction waiting to get out into a line of traffic.  Having sat there for a while we are always relieved when a fellow courteous driver flashes his lights or waves us out.  We give him a cheerful thank you and move into the line of traffic and on with The post How to avoid being a victim of crash for cash appeared first on The A-Plan Blog.

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  • As a landlord, if you let your property to several tenants who aren’t members of the same family, it may be a ‘House in Multiple Occupation’ (HMO). Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) are a special type of rental property in which the facilities are shared by separate households  Your property is an HMO if both of the following The post HMO insurance – what you need to consider appeared first on ...

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  • Yahoo! has indicated that significantly more people may have been affected by the data breach reported last December than first thought and that all user accounts may have been affected by the August 2013 theft. That’s all three billion user accounts and up from the one billion figure Yahoo initially reported. Since disclosing the hack, The post All 3 billion users were affected by Yahoo Cyber Bre...

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  • Terms and Conditions The A-Plan prize draw is open to all individuals, excluding employees of A-Plan Holdings and their families.   Participation does require the provision of a car or home insurance renewal date and the individual’s name, address, telephone number and/or email address (not applicable to under 18’s).  A-Plan will retain your information to The post NTFC Competition appeared first ...

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  • Getting a degree is expensive, but making every penny count means you can enjoy your university days without getting saddled with debt. Here are some essential tips on how to manage your student finances: Work out a budget It’s hard to set a precise weekly budget before you get to university and see what things The post How to manage your student finances appeared first on The A-Plan Blog.

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  • There is no substitute for speaking to an expert when determining the appropriate level of EL cover. Speak to your local commercial insurance team today for the right advice. The post Infographic: 6 Considerations When Choosing EL Limits appeared first on The A-Plan Blog.

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  • The weather is definitely turning colder and temperatures dipped as low as 3 degrees last week with ground frost in places. With energy prices high, many of us are reluctant to turn on the central heating just yet! Here are 10 small adjustments that you can make in your home to keep that moment at The post Don’t put that heating on yet! appeared first on The A-Plan Blog.

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  • One of the most common misconceptions faced by the cycling insurance business is that standard home insurance will adequately cover your bike. If something does happen to your beloved (and expensive) bike, then the last thing you want to have to deal with is a technicality on your home insurance leaving you out of pocket. The post Why you may need specialist cycling insurance appeared first on The...

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  • About 400,000 people in the UK may have had their information stolen following a cyber-breach at the credit monitoring firm Equifax. The US company said an investigation had revealed that a file containing UK consumer information “may potentially have been accessed”. The data includes names, dates of birth, email addresses and telephone numbers, but does The post How to protect your company from a...

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  • Classic, rare and cult vehicles have always been a popular purchase for enthusiasts and in recent years there’s been an increase in their value. Did you know? • Classic cars are not subject to any capital gains taxation • Classic cars have become the number one investment in the world • Values have increased nearly The post Classic cars – a good investment? appeared first on The A-Plan Blog.

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