5 things you need to consider when arranging insurance for your practice

At Lloyd & Whyte, we’ve been helping medical professionals protect their practices for over 20 years – so you could say we know a thing or two about your needs. As the AOP’s appointed provider of insurance, we understand your situation and individual needs. This also means that when it comes to making a claim,…

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Travel insurance: the cost of falling ill abroad

Need travel insurance? Get a quote & buy online today:    Dentist?   Find out more    Vet?  Find out more    Chiropractor?  Find out more        Optometrist?  Find out more   Hygienist?  Find out more Alternatively, call 01823 250739 to speak to a member of our team.   Sources: Association of British Insurers – https://www.abi.org.uk/news/news-articles/2016/08/the-price-of-a-house-the-abi-reveals-the-cost-of-falling-ill-abroad/ – https://www.abi.org.uk/news/news-articles/2017/05/over-1300-travellers-a-day-helped-by-insurers-when-things-go-wrong-abroad/  

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Setting goals: why Financial Planning makes a difference

If you Google the words ‘setting goals’ you will receive about 263,000,000 results in under a second. There are pages and pages of information about how to set a goal, why we have goals, and the reason it is important to write these goals down. Writing it down Writing down goals is a form of…

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Summer maintenance – what should you look for?

Summer provides the perfect opportunity for most of those all-important checks on your heritage property. Been putting off necessary maintenance for a while? Well, despite Britain’s often disappointing summers, you can make the most of the good days and arrange for those jobs to be done. But what is it that you should be looking for?…

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Awards season is underway!

We are proud to announce we have been shortlisted for the British Insurance Awards 2017 in the category “Investing in the Profession.” The British Insurance Awards are the biggest and most hotly contested of the industry awards. Our next step will be presenting to the judging panel in London in May and then the winner…

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Sickness cover reimbursement for GPs

What is the change? From April 2017, NHS England are introducing revised cover as part of contract changes for GPs. Sickness cover reimbursement will no longer be a discretionary payment, but a practice entitlement. The practice will be able to claim up to £1734.18 per week, for cover being provided by locums or existing part-time salaried…

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Reviewing your mortgage – the time is now

Mortgage rates are at a record low, with many homeowners wanting to take advantage. However, many are unaware of just how much it could save them – an average of £96 per month.1 There has never been a better time to review your mortgage. Whether you want to remortgage, look for your forever home, or…

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Multifuel stoves: what you burn & the lighting process

A recent report1 has shown there may be a direct correlation between how you light your stove, what you burn and the time that chimney roof fires can occur. You should only burn seasoned wood or smokeless fuel on your wood-burner or fire. Don’t use unseasoned wood as this has higher moisture content and can leave…

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Take advantage: Fee free mortgage advice

We’ve teamed up with L&C, one of the UK’s largest mortgage brokers to offer you fee free mortgage advice. Are you a first time buyer? Looking for your family home? Or simply reviewing your mortgage terms? Get advice from qualified advisers as well as: A range of online calculators for your convenience Unique online tracking…

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Pensions – 3 things you need to know

1. Something is better than nothing Everyone talks about starting a pension plan. And yes, the younger you start the better, but it’s never too late if you didn’t start it early in your career. The Government workplace pension scheme is designed to help eligible workers. If you haven’t heard about it already, speak to…

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