Tips for Maintaining Personal Space During Lockdown

Generally speaking, humans are a social species. At the moment, however, because of the COVID-19 outbreak, we’re having to distance ourselves more than usual. Maintaining a good amount of personal space is second nature to some people but others might find themselves struggling to do so. How we act outside has definitely changed but we […]


The Insurance Emporium: Business as Usual During the Coronavirus Outbreak

We’ve all had to make some considerable changes recently, and it’s been no different here at The Insurance Emporium. Our set up may have had to evolve, but we want to reassure you that business is very much as usual*! Homeworking In line with government advice, The Insurance Emporium team have vacated our York-based office […]


Looking After Your Horse During Lockdown

Looking after your horse can be challenging during the current government-imposed lockdown; especially if, like many of us, you don’t keep your horse at your home address. Since we don’t know exactly how long the current situation will last, at The Insurance Emporium, we want to help you comply with government guidelines while doing what’s […]


Strength Training for Cyclists that You can do at Home

It can be frustrating not always being able to get out on the adventures you’d like with your bike. During the present crisis, as well as during the colder months, you might find yourself struggling to cycle quite as much as you’d wish, but there’s plenty you can do at home to maintain your strength […]


Can I Take My Pet to the Vet During Lockdown?

Due to the current government-imposed lockdown, it can be difficult to know what we can and can’t do, especially when it comes to our pets. At The Insurance Emporium, we want to make sure pet owners understand the best ways they can look after their pets at this difficult time. That’s why we’ve put together […]


Photo Tips: How to Take Better Selfies

In recent years, the selfie has become a social media staple! Sometimes we can hardly refresh our Instagram feeds without someone having taken a fresh snap of themselves. Whether you’re trying to become an Instagram influencer, tailoring your Tinder profile or simply living your best life, taking a picture of yourself isn’t always easy. That’s […]


Lucy’s Law Comes into Effect

Last year, Lucy’s Law was passed, banning the sale of kittens and puppies from third parties. On April 6th 2020, Lucy’s Law came into effect, named after a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Lucy, who died in 2016 after being kept in terrible conditions on a puppy farm in Wales. Here’s everything you need to know […]


[CLOSED] Win a Lockdown Entertainment Package Worth Over £400!

This competition is now closed. Thanks for all your entries! The current situation might have many of us feeling blue, like we’re stuck inside without much to do. That’s why, at The Insurance Emporium, we’re giving you the chance to win a lockdown entertainment package worth over £400*! Entertain yourself and your family during lockdown […]


How to Write a Great Dissertation: The Struggle is Real

The concept of writing a dissertation while at university can bring on mixed emotions in anyone! On the one hand, it gives you the opportunity to really dig deep into a subject you’re passionate about. On the other, it can feel like a long, hard slog (full of doubts) to get to the finish line. […]


Am I too Old to Learn to Ride a Horse?

Did you always dream of riding a horse as a child, but never had the opportunity? Or did you used to ride, but then life took over? Whatever your circumstances, making the decision to learn to ride a horse as an adult can seem daunting! It can also leave you asking yourself whether you could […]