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Could this be the end of the insurance ‘loyalty penalty’?

Submitted by Dean on 28 September, 2020 - 11:00 with 0 comment

When it comes to a wide range of services on the consumer market, loyalty is undervalued. Customers may find that if they stick with the same company year-on-year, they will end up getting charged a lot more than someone who frequently switches.

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Is Eat Out to Help Out proving a success?

Submitted by Dean on 17 August, 2020 - 13:05 with 0 comment

When Chancellor Rishi Sunak initiated the Eat Out to Help Out scheme, its purpose was to encourage people to support the hospitality sector after the challenging lockdown period.

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What we know about the Kickstart Scheme so far

Submitted by Dean on 17 August, 2020 - 12:56 with 0 comment

As 220,000 jobs were lost between April and June and another 80,000 jobs were lost between May and July, the Government has been pressured to put further measures in places to better protect UK workers.

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Driving customer engagement over COVID-19

Submitted by Dean on 10 August, 2020 - 13:09 with 0 comment

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, 1 in 3 businesses say that maintaining customer engagement has been their biggest challenge while adapting to new ways of working, according to telecommunications provider Esendex.

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Dealing with social media defamation

Submitted by Dean on 10 August, 2020 - 13:01 with 0 comment

As quickly as social media can build people up, it can tear them down just as fast. Where platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram can all be platforms for good, equally, they can be used to post comments targeting individuals in an attempt to tarnish their reputation.

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The true cost of rural crime in 2020

Submitted by Dean on 10 August, 2020 - 12:12 with 0 comment

Despite having to contend with the multitude of other challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, farmers across the UK have continued to battle against rural crime – putting extra pressure on their already strained workload and finances.

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What to consider when opening a pop-up store post lockdown

Submitted by Dean on 27 July, 2020 - 13:06 with 0 comment

Before COVID-19 struck worldwide, pop-up stores were thriving. But when the UK’s retail sector went into lockdown, pop-up stores did the same. 

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Why supporting local farmers is more important than ever

Submitted by Dean on 27 July, 2020 - 13:04 with 0 comment

COVID-19 has presented a whole host of issues for farmers across the industry.

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Should you join the Eat Out to Help Out Scheme?

Submitted by Dean on 27 July, 2020 - 13:01 with 0 comment

Earlier this month, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced the upcoming Eat Out to Help Out Scheme which is aimed at encouraging people to eat out following lockdown.

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The latest on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Submitted by Dean on 20 July, 2020 - 10:51 with 0 comment

When the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme was initially made available, its purpose was to issue grants to employers to ensure they could retain and continue to pay their staff despite having to close.

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About Us

Watkin Davies Insurance Consultants are one of Wales’ largest Independent Insurance Brokers, established in 1978 by Roger Watkins. Since this time we have become one of the leading Commercial and Personal Insurance Brokers in the region and the trusted insurance advisor to hundreds of Welsh and UK businesses and individuals.

Head Office

15 & 19 Penlline Road
Cardiff, CF14 2AA
029 2062 6226
Opening Hours
Mon-Fri: 9am to 5.30pm
Sat: 9.30am to 1pm
Sun: Closed

Official Insurance Partner

Official Insurance Partner of the FAW Trust

Official Insurance Partner of the WSA

Membership & Accreditation

Chwarae Teg FairPlay Employer Award

Member of British Insurance Brokers Association