With the weather getting warmer, there are plenty of people getting ready to take a break from the Monday to Friday slog. Although people are looking forward to jumping on a plane to somewhere exotic, there’s an increasing amount of people deciding to take a staycation and explore the UK. What many may be unaware of is that just because you’re not going abroad, it doesn’t mean you don’t need cover. Recent studies from Policy Expert have looked into the number of people planning a staycation and the valuables they will take with them. The results of their research showed…read more
Home insurance is designed to give you the ultimate peace of mind. All your worldly possessions are stored within the walls of your single most expensive asset which means you need the best possible home insurance. But how do you know if you’re getting the most out of it?According to research by the ABI (Association of British Insurers) found that home insurance providers paid out over £8 million in claims every day. That’s over 2 billion a year paid out to those unfortunate enough to make a claim.However despite these figures, the ABI still found that the general public mistrusts…read more
With the summer holidays coming up, travel insurance should certainly be on your mind. Many people want a good deal and will more often than not choose to go with a budget provider in an attempt to reduce the costs of their holiday. However you may find yourself out on a limb when it comes to making a claim.The majority of budget insurance providers can only afford to keep the price of their insurance low because they offer a tiny amount for a cover limit, with high excesses for those making a claim.Research performed by Which? found that the majority…read more
Making a claim on your insurance is understandably a stressful time and when those unfortunate scenarios do arise, it may be easy to lose track of things and feel unorganised. Sadly, claims are rejected more times than you may think, however, there are a few steps you can take before an incident occurs that can help. Find the right policy for YOUOne of the best ways to make sure a claim is accepted is by choosing a policy that actually covers your needs. There are plenty of comparison sites out there and in today’s world it can be incredibly tempting…read more
The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) has awarded the prestigious ‘Chartered Insurance Brokers’ title to Simmons Gainsford Insurance Solutions Ltd.
Chartered status is an exclusive title only awarded to firms which meet rigorous criteria relating to professionalism and capability.
All Chartered Insurance Brokers commit to the CII’s Code of Ethics & Conduct reinforcing the highest standards of professional practice in their business dealings.