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James Andrews

Senior Content Editor - Personal Finance

About the Author

James has spent the past 15 years writing and editing personal finance news, specialising in consumer rights, pensions, insurance, property and investments - picking up a series of awards for his journalism along the way.

His past roles include money editor for Mirror Online, editor of Yahoo Finance UK and content editor at MSN Money and he has been a regular contributor to national radio shows including TalkRadio and the BBC World Service on money matters.


  • Property

  • Pensions

  • Inflation


  • BA - Durham University

  • MPhil - University of Cambridge

  • NCTJ - Certificate in Journalism

Articles written by James

Woman in green

Compare employers' liability insurance

Compare quotes for employers' liability insurance from a range of providers to find the right policy for your business.

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Woman in green

Compare Professional Indemnity Insurance

Compare quotes for professional indemnity insurance to see if you could save money on cover that protects you from customers or clients suing you as a result of a mistake you've made in your work.

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People listening and dancing to music in the car.

Spotify study reveals the ultimate commuting playlist

Carefully curated playlists get a lot of people through their daily commute, whether in the car, by train or bicycle. But which songs are essential listening for your commuting playlist? Uswitch analysed Spotify data to find out.

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A landlord or estate agent signing a property contract

Compare Landlord Insurance

If you have a rental property, it makes sense to insure it - but when you compare quotes to find a cheap deal there are a few things you need to be aware of. Read our guide to find out how landlord insurance works, what it costs and what it includes.

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Buy to let mortgages

Properties selling faster than ever before as house prices hit new record high

Even 145,000 new homes coming onto the market in April wasn’t enough to meet demand as Rightmove saw properties selling faster than it ever has while asking prices hit a new all-time high of £327,797.

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How well do Brits understand financial terms?

Know your CHAPS from your AER? Uswitch test Brits knowledge to find out how well they know key financial terms and which ones they struggle with the most

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Disney pixar Cars

The most popular fictional cars around the world

Uswitch have collected Google data to find out what the most Googles fictional cars are across the world.

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Woman driving

Famous women in the motoring industry

To mark International Women’s Day, we decided to look into the impact this has had on women’s confidence around driving and delve into the history books to find out the true role women have played throughout motor history.

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Woman driving

What your car reveals about your personality

Exploring colours, models, and brands, we teamed with expert psychologist Lee Chambers to find out what your choice of car reveals about your personality traits.

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GB Number plate

How to read the secret language of number plates

In recent weeks, Australian celebrity barrister, Peter Lavac, hit the headlines after the controversial number plate ‘LGOPNR’ on his canary yellow Lamborghini was banned by Transport NSW for being too offensive.

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