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How insurers could use 'big data' to charge you more

The FCA has warned that companies could use ‘big data’ to give ‘inert’ customers different prices CREDIT: SHUTTERSTOCK

By Amelia Murray
The Telegraph 470 more words

UK 'pensions dashboard' platform to launch March 2017 - Treasury | Reuters

A common platform to enable British savers to group all their pension pots in one place and potentially recover 400 million pounds in lost savings should be ready by March 2017, Britain’s finance ministry said on Sunday. 10 more words

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Gotta catch 'em all - but safely

With the UK release of the new Pokemon Go mobile app, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) has issued a warning that users “do not drive whilst playing the game, and are aware of their surroundings at all times.”  For those unfamiliar with the ‘augmented reality’ game, it allows users, via their smartphone, to ‘capture’ digital creatures at various real locations. 611 more words

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Government’s unfulfilled 2013 flood insurance promise – but some action in Birmingham & Solihull

The Rivers Cole and Blythe in and around Solihull are ‘threatening to burst their banks’ according to the Birmingham Mail. Solihull Lodge was said to be at risk as the Cole rose to more than half a metre above its usual level on Sunday morning. 16 more words