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Tuesday, April 27th, 2021
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Now that we can offer mortgages here at Yellow Brolly HQ, the topic has come up in lots of our conversations.

Opinions vary, my mother (aged 68) stated that it is easy to get a mortgage. Others say it is confusing and they would have no idea where to start…


Thursday, March 11th, 2021
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Where to start?

 

Well, if you are looking for a mortgage and you have received furlough within the last three months on your payslip, you can pretty much forget about applying for a mortgage.


Wednesday, January 27th, 2021
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We're sorry if your not a swearer, we usually aren't, but when it comes to cancer, we are. Every morning Jack shows his hate for cancer in the office...


Wednesday, January 6th, 2021
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I don’t know how people feel, but I certainly felt drained and exhausted on Monday night even though I knew what was coming, and even believed we should be put back into lockdown to help get us out of this situation we find ourselves in...


Tuesday, December 1st, 2020
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This blog is a hard one to get through, mainly because as third-party advisers/brokers on all things protection insurance, we are bound to say that we are awesome and you should use us anyway. So maybe we are on a to loser before we even get started…


Wednesday, November 18th, 2020
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So far this year people have been -

Clapping, walking, singing & providing free Wills for you guys… […]


Thursday, October 1st, 2020
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Excuses we hear all the time …   ‘It’s on your ‘to-do’ list because it’s a faff…’   It’s our job, we are the faff removers. It can be confusing when you look through all the provider’s websites and all the options which are available. We will look at your circumstances, give you some options […]


Tuesday, September 15th, 2020
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 It has been 5 months since I began my journey into the insurance & protection world, and it’s been a crazy 5 months.   The global pandemic has been an extremely challenging time for the UK. I have been amazed at how people have adapted to the situation. We have taken our offices home […]


Friday, August 28th, 2020
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  No Netball. It has been months. In the grand scheme of things, who are we to complain?   No big deal, right?   All it means is we can’t run around, sweat like mad and throw/catch/intercept/shoot/mark/wang that size 5, lovely ball with our teammates. Some of us don’t even play in a league that […]


Monday, July 27th, 2020
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There is a difference   We do what we do because we truly believe in the benefits of what we do.  When I started my journey as an adviser, I used to work for a company that could only provide a protection insurance solution for my clients, from one insurer. It became obvious fairly quickly […]


Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020
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I don’t know if you do the same as me, sometimes I can be having a conversation with someone and they will say a word. I have no idea what this word means, but I nod along and make a mental note to check later. Occasionally I’ll stop them and admit I don’t understand, it […]


Friday, July 17th, 2020
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When people ask me what I do, there’s always a slight pause in my head. Now this isn’t because I don’t want to say what I do, it’s because as soon as Insurance and Sell, exit my mouth you can see and hear the ‘oh ok’… What am I supposed to say? Trust me I’ve


Monday, July 6th, 2020
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We wish we had a time machine, then we could secretly take a sneak peek into your future, nip back and tell you that you actually don’t need our services. You aren’t getting ill, nor are any of your family, it’s smooth sailing all the way. We wish we could actually tell you not to....