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12 Ideas for Beating Stress (and Why They Work)

Posted by / November 7, 2018

Living with stress is pretty horrible. You panic that you can’t get on top of things. You get angry about stuff that you know you cannot influence anyway. You feel like key elements of your life are frustratingly beyond your control. Without action, things tend to get even worse. Before long you are living in a near constant state of agitation. Negative thoughts prevail and unexpected events derail you. You feel unable to find a clear answer to personal problems. […]

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10 ways to make the very best of your summer

Posted by / July 19, 2018

The sun’s hat is firmly on and daylight has kicked darkness into touch for the majority of our waking hours. The British summer is a glorious period to enjoy as much of your day as you can handle, so why not get out there and grab it by the dandelions? Here are ten ideas to make the most of your summer.

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Staying safe in the summer sun

Posted by / July 10, 2018

The days are long, the sunshine is out, the BBQ’s are going – summer is in full swing! There are benefits to limited sun exposure, but the sun can also lead to skin damage, heat stroke or worse but there are ways to protect yourself while making the most of the summer. Here are a few tips to help keep you protected against harmful UV rays while enjoying the great British Summertime. Cover up and seek out shade The UV […]

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Save someone’s life by giving ten minutes of your time

Posted by / June 13, 2018

Give ten minutes of your time and you might just save someone’s life. Just one of the messages on the agenda for World Blood Donor Awareness Day 2018. You can save someone’s life by giving ten minutes of your time You don’t know them yet. In all likelihood you will never know them. But if you give ten minutes of your time you might just save someone’s life. Here’s how. Blood connects us all: not just a unifying truism, but […]

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5 ideas for a memorable Father’s Day

Posted by / June 13, 2018

Father’s Day is within touching distance. (Sunday 17th June, to be precise.) Stuck for gift ideas? The trick is to go experiential! Because Dad already has enough ties and aftershave to last a lifetime. Here’s a short list of days out in the UK that will raise a smile, make memories and liberate him from that spot on the sofa. 1. Celebrate the beautiful game We may be going out on a limb here. But chances are you may have […]

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PG Mutual announce record Income Protection Plus growth

Posted by / May 17, 2018

Income protection insurance specialists, PG Mutual, are pleased to announce record increases in inbound enquiries, applications and total number of new members between 1st January-30th April 2018 in comparison to the same period in 2017. PG Mutual are pleased to report a positive start to 2018. Comparing the 1st January- 30th April with the same period in 2017 PG Mutual have: increased inbound enquiries by 51%increased applications by 92%increased new members by 141% PG Mutual’s Chief Executive Officer, Mike Perry, said, […]

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Why women are less prepared for financial difficulties

Posted by / April 26, 2018

There are plenty of great things about being a woman. Financial prosperity isn’t one of them. That’s if you believe the data collated from a number of studies, which suggest that women have far less financial resilience than men. From debt and savings to income and pensions, women of all ages tend to be worse off than their male counterparts. So what’s the cost of arbitrarily lacking a Y chromosome? And how can you better protect yourself from financial risks? […]

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PG Mutual Paid 97% of Eligible Claims in 2017

Posted by / April 20, 2018

Our final claims figures for 2017 are in and we are thrilled with the results. In 2017, 97% of new Income Protection Plus claims were eligible for payment. That’s very comprehensive cover! Our top 3 causes of Income Protection Plus claims in 2017 were: Musculoskeletal at 31%Infections and flu at 17%Gastrointestinal at 16% Our average pay out for a claim in 2017 was £1,972.00 and the average age of those who claimed was 48. Hannah Crossley, Membership Services Manager at PG Mutual, […]

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10 quirkier ways to get active this spring

Posted by / April 13, 2018

1. Go on a vineyard tour If the last time you spent more than an hour outdoors was pre-internet, use the promise of plonk to break your bad habit. There are hundreds of vineyards across the UK, many of which offer tours. Not sure where to start? Here’s your answer. 2. Explore the countryside on horseback Some people see horse riding as an elitist hobby. It’s not. Thousands of stables offer lessons for cheap. After all, horses need exercise too. And […]

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