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How to spot fake reviews

Looks too good to be true…? Spotting fake reviews

Submitted by Dean on 30 March, 2021 - 13:45 with 0 comment

When shopping on sites such as Amazon, there are some products which have gathered thousands of reviews, but are they all they seem? We take a look at the world of incentivised reviews and what you need to look out for.

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Insurance trends set for 2021

Submitted by Dean on 29 March, 2021 - 11:14 with 0 comment

While 2020 hasn’t come without its challenges, by forcing businesses into developing a new relationship with technology, the pandemic has significantly helped to drive huge change in a range of industries, including insurance. We take a look at the predicted insurance trends for 2021.

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Payment Diversion Fraud – protecting your data

Submitted by Dean on 28 March, 2021 - 12:14 with 0 comment

Financial crime can affect any of us in both our work and personal lives. We are taking a closer look at Payment Diversion Fraud – one of the most common types of financial crime – to help you better protect yourself and our business.

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Summer is on it's way - Be Sting Aware

Submitted by Dean on 22 March, 2021 - 17:18 with 0 comment

For most of us, while a sting can be painful and unpleasant, it’s pretty harmless and a minor irritation. But some people are allergic to stings and for them the consequences can be very serious, as Dr Emma-Jane Down explains.

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Is Hyperloop One the future of transport?

Submitted by Dean on 22 March, 2021 - 17:12 with 0 comment

It sounds like the stuff of sci-fi, but train-like vessels in underground vacuum tubes could be about to revolutionise the way we transport goods, travel the world and connect cities.

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Uber and Other Rideshare Apps – How Should They Be Insured?

Submitted by Dean on 22 March, 2021 - 17:05 with 0 comment

They’ve revolutionised public transport in cities across the UK. But what’s the right way for tap-and-go taxi apps to approach insurance?

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Has your unoccupancy cover changed?

Submitted by Dean on 13 March, 2021 - 11:18 with 0 comment

The continued restrictions that have been put in place to fight the coronavirus have had a drastic impact on UK businesses, particularly within the retail, food, leisure, and hospitality sectors.

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Are we building too many homes?

Submitted by Dean on 10 March, 2021 - 08:28 with 0 comment

A slow drive through a British town or city usually reveals the construction of a whole new estate, or several in many cases. It’s the result of a crisis Britain has been going through for what feels like decades.

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Advice on protecting your bike, from a former bike-thief

Submitted by Dean on 8 March, 2021 - 15:24 with 0 comment

With added attention to cycling in the community every year, the threat of bike theft seems to rise in a similar fashion. But what are thieves on the look-out for?

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Why high net worth insurance will give you peace of mind

Submitted by Dean on 8 March, 2021 - 12:48 with 0 comment

Do you own high-value property or possessions? Do you enjoy expensive hobbies, such as collecting fine art or classic cars?

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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