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Why You Should Practise Defensive Driving
Driving Knowledge
Tuesday 21st January 2020
As a defensive driver, you can avoid crashes and help lower your risk of accidents behind the wheel. You can't control the actions of other drivers, but do you have control over how you operate your vehicle? In this article we explain how defensive driving can keep you safe on the road, with tips for practising it, including how to better concentrate, create a safe space between yourself and other drivers, and to not be too trusting that other people won’t make mistakes.
The Van Driver’s Guide To Winter Driving
Van Knowledge
Tuesday 17th December 2019
Driving in the winter months is challenging for all drivers and their vehicles, particularly if you make your living as a van driver. The winter months can be a van driver’s busiest time especially in the run up to Christmas when online shopping hits its peak.
How to protect your home from theft this winter
Home Insurance Knowledge
Tuesday 3rd December 2019
Christmas can be a wonderful time of year, but unfortunately, it’s a time when house burglaries are on the increase. Prompted by shorter daylight hours, the opportunity of finding Christmas gifts or the chance of finding unoccupied homes because the owners are away makes your homes too appealing. As prevention is greater than cure, our guide to protecting your home this winter, we hope will give you some valuable advice.
The Law And Using Your Mobile When Driving
Driving Knowledge
Tuesday 26th November 2019
Over the last decade there has been an increase in the legislation to increase the level of safety on our roads. The introduction of smartphones, and their subsequent importance in our day to day lives, has become another dangerous distraction and influences our driving behaviour.
The Winter Home Insurance Guide
Home Insurance Knowledge
Tuesday 12th November 2019
To save you money and inconvenience, now is the best time to get any home maintenance jobs covered. After the clocks go back, the winter months set in the days get colder and daylight gets shorter. Take a look at Be Wiser’s tips on how best to prepare your home this winter.
How Does Van Insurance Differ From Car Insurance?
Van Knowledge
Friday 8th November 2019
If you are a motorist you will have taken out an insurance policy at some point as it is a legal requirement for all drivers on UK roads to have a valid insurance policy. The process of searching for the best policy at a competitive price is all too common for drivers. There are however significant differences between your standard car insurance policy and a van policy.
Should You Auto-Renew Your Car Insurance Policy?
Car Insurance Knowledge
Tuesday 22nd October 2019
Car insurance is a legal requirement for all motorists who are driving on UK roads and it is their responsibility to find suitable insurance cover. As policies draw to a close, the all-important renewal period approaches when motorists can decide whether to stay with their current insurer or search for a new one.
What insurance should you take out as a Tenant?
Home Insurance Knowledge
Tuesday 17th September 2019
With the continuous climb of house prices ensuring that the act of purchasing one has become increasingly more difficult, the number of those renting has soared. The flexibility that comes with renting is typically what draws young professionals to this area of the property market. Yet whether you own your home or not, it is essential that your home contents are adequately protected in the unfortunate event of permanent or accidental damage, or even theft.
The different types of alternatively fuelled vehicles
Car Insurance Knowledge
Tuesday 10th September 2019
It is well documented today that the use of fossil fuels is causing serious damage to our climate. The fact that our vehicles rely on this type of fuel to function has meant that a lot of pressure has been heaped onto the car manufacturing industry in an attempt to curb the amount of pollutants being produced by burning fossil fuels.