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When will an Insurer apply “Average”?

When will an Insurer apply “Average”?

When will an Insurer apply "Average"? The sum insured of the buildings of your house should represent their rebuilding or replacement cost and that of the contents and their replacement cost. Should these amounts be inadequate, insurers apply the condition of...

5 Steps to Take after a Motor Vehicle Accident

5 Steps to Take after a Motor Vehicle Accident

5 Steps to Take after A Motor Vehicle Accident When one experiences a motor vehicle accident, tensions are high, and the stress of the situation can cause one not to think clearly. It is important to remember these five fundamental steps if you do happen to have an...

Five maintenance tips to avoid claim rejection on buildings

Five maintenance tips to avoid claim rejection on buildings

Five maintenance tips to avoid claim rejection on buildings The devastating floods experienced in KZN this April have highlighted the need to ensure our home and company buildings are regularly maintained to avoid a claim being rejected by insurers due to poor...

What’s the deal with an insurance excess?

What’s the deal with an insurance excess?

What’s the deal with an insurance excess? Most insurance policies include an excess (otherwise known as a “first amount payable”) which is determined when you first take out a policy. An excess is particularly common in car insurance and is the agreed-upon amount you...

7 Key Considerations When it Comes to short-term Insurance Claims

7 Key Considerations When it Comes to short-term Insurance Claims

7 Key Considerations When it Comes to short-term Insurance Claims Nearly everyone has an insurance claim "nightmare" story, and it's these stories and experiences that have given short-term insurance providers a bad rap. While we don't deny that some insurance...

4 Of The Most Common Insurance Products

4 Of The Most Common Insurance Products

4 Of The Most Common Insurance Products     Homeowners or Building Insurance   Homeowner’s property insurance, one of the most common types of short-term insurance, is often a condition for taking a home loan through a financial institution. This policy...

Your three biggest motor insurance questions answered

Your three biggest motor insurance questions answered

Your three biggest motor insurance questions answered     Some of us know everything there is to know about motor insurance, whereas others of us would find a motor insurance claim more daunting than an actual accident or theft itself!Here are some of the...

Why have Business Insurance?

Why have Business Insurance?

Who needs business insurance? The basic concept of insurance is the contribution of many, to compensate for the loss of a few.   Business insurance is a risk transfer mechanism, which has developed and evolved over many years and is now a highly complex and...

Top 10 Reasons You Need Business Insurance

Top 10 Reasons You Need Business Insurance

Top 10 Reasons You Need Business Insurance Why Do Businesses Need Business Insurance?If you’re asking yourself, “why do businesses need insurance?” The answer is: because accidents can happen at any time. And when they do, business insurance helps pay for damages...