Budget Insurance https://www.budgetinsurance.com/ Car, Home, Van & Life Insurance Wed, 01 Apr 2020 12:49:49 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 https://www.budgetinsurance.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/favicon-96x96-150x150.png Budget Insurance https://www.budgetinsurance.com/ 32 32 How to utilise your freezer to reduce food waste and save some money https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/how-to-utilise-your-freezer-to-reduce-food-waste-and-save-some-money/ Tue, 31 Mar 2020 23:00:00 +0000 https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/how-to-utilise-your-freezer-to-reduce-food-waste-and-save-some-money/ The most common foods that are thrown away are bakery items, fresh fruit and vegetables and drinks. But did you know that a majority of these items can be frozen? In today’s blog I will explain how each of these items can be frozen when brought or before their sell by dates instead of binned […]

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Get your Home ‘Spring ready’ in 5 easy steps https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/home-spring-ready/ Thu, 26 Mar 2020 09:41:54 +0000 https://www.budgetinsurance.com/?p=8052 The evenings are getting a little bit lighter, the sun is making more of an appearance, which can only mean one thing, spring and summer are on their way. Before winter becomes a long-gone memory, now is the perfect time to make use of the longer days and ensure that winter hasn’t taken too much […]

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Driverless cars: the future, but how far in the future? https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/driverless-cars-the-future/ Mon, 16 Mar 2020 13:43:42 +0000 https://www.budgetinsurance.com/?p=7998 As driverless cars have continued to dominate tech headlines in recent years, it has seemed as though the introduction of self-driving vehicles has been “coming soon” for most of the past decade. But, where are we really at with driverless technology and when, if ever, can we expect to see them on our roads? What’s […]

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Brexit: Driving in the EU https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/brexit-driving-in-the-eu/ Thu, 06 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0000 https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/brexit-driving-in-the-eu-2/ As the Withdrawal Agreement Bill was passed by the Government, the UK left the EU on 31st January 2020. The UK has now moved into a transition period up to 31st December 2020 during which further talks with the EU will be held to agree any future arrangements that will need to be in place […]

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Your guide to Motor Legal Protection https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/your-guide-to-motor-legal-protection/ Thu, 30 Jan 2020 13:42:00 +0000 https://www.budgetinsurance.com/?p=7567 Motor Legal Protection is a phrase you’ll often see when getting a car insurance policy. But, what does it mean, how does it work and why might you need it? What is Motor Legal Protection? Basically, Motor Legal Protection or MLP for short, offers you cover for any legal costs involved in pursuing a claim […]

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Why has my car insurance provider cancelled my policy? https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/car-insurance-cancelled/ Thu, 30 Jan 2020 10:46:46 +0000 https://www.budgetinsurance.com/?p=7560 Legally, insurance providers can cancel your policy whenever they choose to and there are lots of reasons why they may choose to do so. Read on to find out why this might have happened and what the next steps are. Lapsed Insurance One of the most common reasons for an insurance provider cancelling your policy […]

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Our top tips for keeping your home safe this winter https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/top-tips-for-keeping-your-home-safe-this-winter/ Mon, 16 Dec 2019 09:14:27 +0000 https://www.budgetinsurance.com/?p=7276 According to the Office for National Statistics, there were 417,416 burglaries between June 2018-2019. To help make sure you aren’t a victim of a burglary this winter, we’ve come up with some top tips to keep your home safe this winter. Installing a Burglar Alarm Getting a burglar alarm could be a really effective way […]

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Your guide to car insurance add-ons https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/your-guide-to-car-insurance-add-ons/ Mon, 16 Dec 2019 08:55:34 +0000 https://www.budgetinsurance.com/?p=7269 Insurance providers offer lots of different add-ons and it can be pretty confusing making sense of what they are and why you might need them. To help out, we’ve put together a quick guide to some of the common policy add-ons that are available. Keycare Cover As the name suggests, Keycare cover offers you a […]

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What to do if my van gets stolen? https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/what-to-do-if-my-van-gets-stolen/ Mon, 02 Dec 2019 11:42:04 +0000 https://www.budgetinsurance.com/?p=7226 Being the victim of any type of theft can be a really distressing experience. If you’re a van owner, this distress can be made even worse by the fact that many van drivers rely on their vehicle as part of their work. To help, we’ve come up with guide to try and inform you of […]

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Should Hands-Free Be Illegal? https://www.budgetinsurance.com/blog/should-hands-free-be-illegal/ Mon, 18 Nov 2019 16:34:50 +0000 https://www.budgetinsurance.com/?p=6985 U.K. law states that it is illegal to hold a phone or sat nav while you are driving or riding a motorbike. Drivers therefore often turn to the use of hands-free access such as a built-in sat-nav, voice enabled technology or a dashboard mount to use their phone or sat nav. Whilst using these items […]

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