Entries by Alexandra Richards

Protecting your valuables

Below is the latest article from our Private Clients team which is also featured on the Laing the Jeweller – www.laingthejeweller.com We always hope the worst will never happen, but unfortunately sometimes it does. Your watch or favourite piece of jewellery may be something you inherited, saved for or marks a special occasion, and although […]

Continued Professional Development

The Private Clients team at Bruce Stevenson Insurance Brokers would like to offer you and your colleagues the opportunity to gain valuable CPD hours.  We would be delighted to visit you at your place of work and deliver a presentation or informal talk about art & private client insurance and how expanding your knowledge in […]

See you around?

Over the coming months Bruce Stevenson is attending the following events.  If you are attending, please come and say hello: 16-19 June: The Borders Book Festival in Melrose (www.bordersbookfestival.org) 29-30 July: Border Union Show at Springwood Park Kelso (www.buas.org/show) 6-7 August: Hendersyde Park British Evening Horse Trials (www.hendersydepark.com) 30 September, EICC, Edinburgh: Law Society of […]

Factoids

At least 50% of engagement rings in the UK have not been valued since their purchase (Source: Chubb Insurance via Laing Edinburgh) On average 81% of properties are underinsured (Source: Internet Surveys Limited) Listed properties are underinsured by 139% and those in a conservation area by 51% (Source: Internet Surveys Limited) Insurance Premium Tax increases […]

Top Tips

As the holiday season approaches some top tips to stay safe and protected whilst travelling: Ensure you have adequate travel insurance. 30% of UK travellers do not purchase travel insurance for long haul destinations and the average claim for those who do is £5,000. Getting into difficulty can be expensive. Check the Foreign & Commonwealth […]