5 new outdoor sports to try this summer

Ready to try something new, improve your fitness and catch some rays? We’ve rounded up five sports you can try out in the sunshine. Ultimate frisbee No, we’re not talking about an epic session in the park with your dog, ultimate frisbee is a fast-paced competitive sport...

What is the Motor Insurers Bureau (MIB) and what do they do?

You’d be forgiven for immediately recalling Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones when you hear the acronym ‘MIB’, but the reality is that it’s the actual MIB, the Motor Insurers’ Bureau, that gets through the dirty work to help keep our roads clean and our...

How to choose the best luggage to suit your holiday

Choosing suitable luggage hasn’t always been a problem, but with more airline regulations than ever before, it’s become a serious issue that can cause days or weeks of stress in the leadup to your holiday. Before looking at what’s on the market, let’s consider some of...

Fishy Business – Are you ‘fin’sured against ornamental fish theft?

Certain species of fish are increasingly becoming a target for thieves due to their hefty price tag, accessibility and lack of traceability. Such a theft can be distressing for their owners. Monetary value aside, they’re often considered beloved family pets and may have been bred...

Is my boss allowed to…

When we need an answer to a burning question, it’s common for many of us turn to Google. But when it comes to employment law, the public has been asking the search engine some worrying questions about exactly what powers bosses do and don’t have over...

7 things that get you kicked off a plane

For most of us, taking a plane marks the start (or end) of a journey and can be punctuated by reading, listening to music, watching a film, or alcohol. But what happens when fellow flyers take it to the extreme? We look at some of...

Catching some Z’s… the health benefits of sleep

There’s nothing like getting a good night’s sleep. But it often receives lower billing than guidelines on regular exercise, healthy diet and alcohol consumption, despite being just as important for our physical and mental health. Research by the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) suggests four...

Elon Musk: billionaire supervillain or life-saving tech hero?

Born in Pretoria, South Africa, Elon Musk seems to start companies which conceptualise his sci-fi ideas left, right and centre. His standpoint on politics liberal, on climate change wary, and on artificial intelligence, pressing. He describes AI as the ‘most serious threat to the survival...

Why high net worth insurance will give you peace of mind

Do you own high-value property or possessions? Do you enjoy expensive hobbies, such as collecting fine art or classic cars? Generally speaking, the lifestyle you lead as a high-net-worth-individual (HNWI) means you have very specific insurance needs and will require a greater level of cover than...

How to improve workplace Health & Safety practices

In the hustle and bustle of daily work, it can be easy to forget to implement basic Health & Safety procedures or shrug off best practice for easier, quicker methods. However, failing to follow the safest strategies could result in injury to an employee or...