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Who We Are

Who are Compare Cover?

As part of Investment Discounts Online Ltd, the Compare Cover team have been helping people with their insurance needs since 1999.

Compare Cover was established in its own right in 2016 as a new brand of Investment Discounts Online Ltd, to offer a specialist life insurance comparison service that would utilise our decades of experience. As a result, we can not only save you time and money, but can provide you with all the information and tools you need to make an informed decision.

Since then, we've also introduced travel insurance and pet insurance comparison services to our offering. Our services are also constantly evolving as we aim to provide a comprehensive and speedy journey from quote through to application.

You can get in touch on 0800 915 2926, or by emailing customerservices@comparecover.com.
We are open 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday.

What are our services?

Compare Cover is an online life insurance comparison service. We make it easy for you to compare different policies by a range of insurance providers and then set up your chosen cover online.

Who are we owned and regulated by?

As mentioned above, Compare Cover is a trading style of Investment Discounts Online Ltd, which is part of the Legal & General Group.

Compare Cover is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA Number 197451). We're also covered by The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS). This means that if we are not able to meet our obligations, you may be eligible for compensation from the Scheme (depending on the circumstances of your claim and the type of business). You can find out more from the FSCS.

Where are we based?

Compare Cover is based in Penrith, Cumbria. The address is: The Edge, Eden Business Park, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 9FB. Our registered office is the address of our parent company, Legal & General Group, which is: One Coleman Street, London, EC2R 5AA.

What do we do with your personal details?

We take data protection very seriously and are committed to protecting any personal information you provide us with. We invest in the latest internet security standards, including systems hosted in secure locations, multiple firewalls and application filters.

As with the majority of commercial websites, we use cookies to help us provide a better experience for our customers. If you'd like to know more about the cookies we use, please view our Privacy Policy.

The nature of our business means that if you make a purchase through our site, we may need to provide your details to the company who provides the product (for example, if you apply for an insurance policy). In this case, your details will be transferred securely via encrypted network connections.

We know how frustrating it is when companies pass on your contact details. So we promise that we will never share your email address with third parties without your agreement. Our Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions details the circumstances where we may share your details as part of our service. You can choose to opt out of receiving emails from Compare Cover at any time.

How can you make a complaint?

If you're dissatisfied with our service, please let us know. This will help us improve our service. You can make a complaint by email at customerservices@comparecover.com or by telephone on 0800 915 7885. We are open 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Alternatively, you can write to us at The Edge, Eden Business Park, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 9FB.

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