Time for brokers to rise above the customary bashing

Andrew Pearce

A mystery shopping exercise by the Daily Mail's sister finance title This is Money warned that brokers can lead to"wallet-busting differences" when compared to people buying their insurance directly through a price comparison website.

In fact, the article warned that buying insurance through brokers could push the price of premiums up by £500 a year. It led to Biba expressing its disappointment with the article.

Certainly, it is always easy to hit the middlemen. But the report most definitely mi