Solar Batteries: Balancing Risks & Opportunities

   Australia has embraced solar power, with one in three households and businesses now sporting rooftop panels, according to the Clean Energy Council. This clean energy source is now the country’s fourth largest. How do solar batteries work? When the sun shines during the day, solar panels can generate power. That energy supplies the premises first and […]

Have You Checked Your Home Cover Is Exactly What’s Needed?

January 2024 An estimated eight in 10 Australian homeowners are underinsured, according to insurance websites that cite the Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) or the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC). Considering the rise in extreme weather events, inflation, mortgage interest rates, and average insurance premiums since then, it makes sense to expect underinsurance rates […]

Hot & Dry Summer Ahead. Have the La Niñas Offset the Worst?

Last month, the Bureau of Meteorology announced the start of an El Niño weather pattern. Our country can, therefore, expect warmer and drier conditions for the next three months at least. What does that mean for you, your assets, and insurance? Factors influencing bushfires this summer We’re unlikely to see a repeat of the Black […]