Our guides: Insurance

What is critical illness cover?

Critical illness cover offers financial security when you’re too sick to work.

What is income protection insurance?

If you can’t work, this type of insurance can offer security.

How to get a free EHIC

European Health Insurance Cards cost nothing. Grab one before you head to Europe.

What kind of travel insurance do I need?

Travel insurance is essential if you’re heading abroad. There are a few types to choose from, so it’s important that you think about what cover you need.

No claims discount: is it worth protecting yours?

Insurers offer customers the chance to protect their no claims discount. But is it worth it?

Six ways to reduce the cost of your car insurance

If you drive, you can’t avoid buying car insurance. But you can reduce the cost.

What is contents insurance?

Contents insurance is vital. But what exactly is it and what does it cover?

How to insure your most valuable possessions

Do you have particularly valuable possessions at home? This might be jewellery, an expensive watch or specialist equipment. Whatever it is, you’ll need to make sure it’s covered by your insurance policies.

What is buildings insurance?

Buildings insurance is important. But what exactly is it and what does it cover?

Make sure that your home is secure

Cut the cost of your home insurance and achieve peace of mind.

Life insurance - the basics

A guide to getting started with life insurance from the Money Advice Service.

Five steps to getting a good value travel insurance deal

How to get a good deal on your travel insurance.

Five steps to getting a good value home insurance deal

How to get the best deal on your home insurance.

Five steps to getting a good value car insurance deal

How to get the best deal on your car insurance.

Where can I get financial advice?

Tips on how to find more personalised help and advice.