Credit Insurance

The truth about VAT and your insurance

Submitted by Dean on 30 January, 2020 - 13:00 with 0 comment

Have you ever wondered if your insurance premium includes VAT? Maybe it’s not something you’ve considered before. Actually, insurance is a service which does NOT include VAT as it is subject to a different type of tax. This is called the Insurance Premium Tax or IPT.

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Don’t let cyber scrooges steal your data this Christmas

Submitted by Dean on 8 December, 2019 - 11:48 with 0 comment

During the Christmas season, many small businesses are at their most vulnerable. There’s not always enough staff present to sufficiently undertake all the tasks that need completing – which is why some things fall by the wayside.

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At the click of a button: What’s the worst that could happen?

Submitted by Dean on 10 October, 2019 - 10:42 with 0 comment

Recent figures show that hackers stole more than £4.5bn from the British population alone, with over 17 million victims hacked. Reports recently have indicated that almost half of UK businesses have now been subject to a security breach or hack.

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3 financial threats to SMEs

Submitted by Dean on 10 May, 2019 - 12:35 with 0 comment

Problems in running your small business are just as likely to be financial as they are physical, and in the whirlwind of keeping customers happy, ensuring you’re trading effectively, and paying suppliers on time, there are things that fall by the wayside.

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The importance of considering Trade Credit Insurance

Submitted by Daniel Abbott on 22 January, 2018 - 15:15 with 0 comment

Amid the current fallout of the Carillion plc liquidation, announced last week, Watkin Davies is focussing on ways to help you protect your cash flow should a customer be unable to pay you.

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How well do you really know your customers?

Submitted by Laura on 20 September, 2016 - 09:01 with 0 comment

Pretty well you might think. You think they’re financially secure. Maybe you’ve been trading with them for years; they are large, well-established companies; they always pay on time. Unfortunately none of these factors can provide the full picture of the health of your customer’s business.

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Top 10 Reasons to Buy Trade Credit Insurance

Submitted by Matthew on 2 September, 2016 - 16:15 with 0 comment

Credit insurance helps protect your business against the risk of bad debt so that you can confidently get on with running and growing your business. Here are our Top 10 reasons to buy Credit Insurance.

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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: 9am to 1pm
Sun: Closed

Official Insurance Partner of the FAW Trust

Official Insurance Partner of the WSA

Member of British Insurance Brokers Association