Month: October 2009


October 28th, 2009

Fact of the month in the latest edition of the CIM’s (Chartered Institute of Marketing)Marketer magazine is that 71% of people are influenced by a recommendation from a friend when making purchasing decisions. Not hugely surprising you may say, but compare that with only 63% who use their own past experience as a main influencer… Read more »

Runner Up for Buy-to-Let Awards

October 26th, 2009

There’s never any harm in blowing your own trumpet, so I’ll indulge myself here. I recently entered my own insurance brand, into the inaugural Landlord and Buy-to-Let awards the results of which were announced during a gala dinner at Birmingham’s NEC on Friday 16th October. We ended up being a commended finalist (effectively 2nd… Read more »