Insurance2go is the brand trading name for Loyal Insurance Services Ltd. The company was established in May 2005. The company was started by Gary Beeston and Duncan Spencer. After spending years in the mobile phone business they saw an opportunity to add value to the mobile phone business by means of insurance. The result was Insurance2go a 100% British owned and operated company.
After insuring mobile phones the company moved on to insure even more products such as the iPad, Laptops and Business insurance. With over 100,000 customers in the UK signed up already and growing daily they depend on the administrators at Citymain much like other insurance companies who also use them as their back-office. This being Cheaper Gadget which is also a large British owned mobile insurance company.
Over 1000 of their customers have reviewed them on the website Review Centre, they have given them a score of 4.5 / 5 and 93.6% would recommend them. When you signup you also get immediate cover of your mobile phone.
Consider the cost of insurance as well as the option of placing the mobile phone under your household insurance. Mobile phones are lost all the time and the increase in theft and also liability for airtime theft is become one of the major issues in Europe today.
Gadget theft in the UK and stolen phones on the UK subway system has become a big issue. Speak to an insurance agent about insurance of your phone and other mobile devices such as an Ipad or tablet.
What do they insure?
- All makes and models of mobile phones bought in the UK (see limitations)
- Smartphones purchased within the United Kingdom (see limitations)
- Laptops and Netbooks
What do they cover?
- Accidental Damage
- Water Damage
- Fire Damage
- Overseas cover (30 days a year)
- Accessory cover (£150 of accessories)
- Equipment insured covered for use by you & your immediate family (over 18 years old)
Always take proper insurance advice and check if the claims for the mobile phone will push up the premiums on your household insurance. Most times mobile phone or mobile device insurance works out cheaper in the long run.