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Why Pay For Advice?

The Value of Using a Financial Planner With the internet at our fingertips and 'free' advice widely available, it poses the questions 'why would I pay for financial planning advice'

Jacob Clarke - Cowens Rising Star

Cowens Financial Planning are supporting a rising star.

Jacob Clarke aged 17 is already a winner in Pole Vault. Jacob started out as a gymnast and when he left the scene in 2014 he became interested in Pole

The New Normal Delivering Clarity & Value.

During this unprecedented time, many businesses have had to adapt to a new way of working, this pandemic has hit us all. Here at Cowens we are no different. Our

Cowens work with The Sofa Web and Design to Develop New Website

We are thrilled to have launched our new website, our in house team worked with The Sofa Web and Design team to get the job done!.  Initially we worked with

Celebrating our staff: Cowens Longest Standing Employee - Lisa

Celebrating Our Staff: Cowens’ Longest Standing Employee Shares Her Experiences

As we celebrate our long-standing staff members and their journeys with us here at Cowens, this month we hear from Lisa Kessler – who joined the business in 1984 and

Get Your Adverse Weather Policy in Check

As the days draw in and the temperatures continue to plummet, it’s important to let your employees know where they stand when snow and ice hit over the coming months.

Cowens Group Awarded Investors in People Silver Accreditation

We are delighted to announce that Cowens Group has been awarded the silver standard by Investors in People.   This accreditation is one of the most well-acknowledged and highly rated

The Importance of An Expert Eye

The boom in price comparison sites and ‘click to buy’ policies have made home insurance easier and more affordable than ever in recent years. But with this rise in online

Driving Someone Else’s Car Could Land You in Hot Water

Drivers have regularly hopped in and out of each other’s cars for convenience, assuming their own insurance covers them for every eventuality. The reality is that over recent years it

Insuring Your Future to Ensure Business Success: Top Tips for Entrepreneurs

  The East Midlands has just been named as the second-best place to start a business in the UK, reflecting the boom in entrepreneurship in the region over recent years.

Driving in the EU After Brexit Essential travel advice from Cowens: Have you got your Green Card?

As uncertainty surrounding the UK leaving the EU continues to fill the headlines, the impact of a no-deal Brexit is bound to cause worry and confusion for many people with

Life Sciences and Tech Companies Must Remain Compliant to Sustain Industry Growth

The UK’s Life Sciences sector is booming. As the government continues to plough more money into healthcare by securing two sector deals to invest in the industry in just two

Planning a Dream Holiday? Don’t Lose Out to Hidden Home Insurance Restrictions

As the days get longer and the weather gets warmer, our minds start to turn to those summer holidays most of us have coming up in the next few months.

Team Cowens Gets ‘Pretty Muddy’ In Aid of Cancer Research

A huge congratulations to our amazing ‘Team Cowens’ who took on the 5k Pretty Muddy challenge on Saturday 29th June in aid of Cancer Research.   Amy, Emma, Jayne, Emma,

Insurance Team Get Set to use Pedal Power For Fundraising Challenge

Three employees from leading insurance broker, Cowens, are planning a gruelling 270km cycle challenge around the Main Orkney Island in aid of East Midlands fundraising group, Big C Little C.

Cowens Jargon Buster- For home, car and travel

We know insurance can appear confusing; a minefield of terms and conditions, full of unfamiliar language. Whether you’re buying a policy for the first time or checking over one you

Not Declaring New Gifts Could Put Them at Risk This Christmas.

With Christmas around the corner, we are highlighting that many people are unaware of the value limit placed on their most precious belongings by insurers, meaning they could lose out

Identifying the differences between stress and pressure is the key to a happy & healthy workforce.

According to research from the HSE, stress now accounts for nearly 40% of all work-related illness. It’s a subject which has been somewhat taboo up until recent years and is

Keeping Your Forklift Operations Safe

Top Tips from Cowens Risk Solutions According to the latest research from RIDDOR (Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences), around 1,300 workers are seriously injured every year following accidents

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Cowens Financial Planning Earns Place in Prestigious NMA Top 100

Cowens Financial Planning Earns Place in Prestigious NMA Top 100 Cowens Financial Planning, part of Cowens Group, has been recognised in the New Model Adviser Top 100 financial planning firms