Archive for the: General News category
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on October 1st 2014 in Financial, General News, Insurance
The government have recently announced they will be introducing strict regulations of the, as of yet, unregulated letting market which will make it compulsory for letting agents to sign up to an independent redress scheme.
From the 1st October 2014, letting agents will face very heavy fines of up to £5,000 if they cannot prove they are signed up to one of the three independent redress schemes with either the Property Ombudsman, the Ombudsman Service: Property or the Property Redress Scheme. It will also require for a letting agent to take out professional indemnity cover and to continue with this cover...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on June 30th 2014 in Financial, General News
Following the 2014 budget announcements, an increased level of interest is emerging from clients as to the options now available relating to pensions and retirement planning. The changes are primarily around flexibility and allowing individuals to have control over their pension income in retirement. The government proposes that there will be no requirement to purchase an annuity and no restrictions on the amount of income that can be drawn from the accumulated fund. But will this help you?Planning for Retirement
When planning for retirement, it's important that you take into consideration all of your assets. For some of us, after working...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on January 22nd 2014 in Financial, General News, Insurance
Joint Press Release: ELF & Pavey Group
ELF is delighted to announce that Pavey Group has agreed to help fund and sponsor the ELF Community Transport Service, an integral part of the ELF Community Support Programme, launched in May 2013. Over the next 2 years Pavey Group will make a significant contribution towards the transport service.
Often treatment for blood related conditions can be complex and visits to the Haematology Centre at the RD&E Hospital can be on a regular or infrequent basis, making NHS transport difficult to access. Covering all of Devon, the ELF drivers will collect patients from, and return...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on November 22nd 2013 in Financial, General News, Insurance
Pavey Group are very proud to be long standing supporters of the Tourism Awards in the South West. This year we were delighted to sponsor the Self Catering Establishment of the Year Category in the Dorset, Cornwall and Devon Awards. The awards are a celebration of the outstanding quality of businesses within the Tourism sector here in the South West and well deserved recognition must go to all of the finalists of the various categories.
Pavey Group chose to sponsor the Self Catering category specifically as they have a special affinity with the sector through their exclusive ‘Cottagesure’ Insurance Scheme, designed...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on November 14th 2013 in General News, Uncategorized
Hospiscare are are offering an alternative Christmas gift for 2013. You can pick from a range of gifts costing £5 to £499.00, there's something for everyone. You could even donate a gift of care on behalf of a friend or loved one. All funds raised will be used to support the work of the charity in Exeter, mid and east Devon.
For further information please click here http://www.hospiscare.co.uk/Giftsofcare
Here at Pavey Group we won £1000 of radio advertising with Radio Exe to donate to a charity of our choice. That charity we agreed would be Hospiscare and this is how they have put their donation to...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on August 28th 2013 in Financial, General News, Insurance
Pavey Group are delighted to be sponsoring the Big Bay Dip, an event organised by Surf Life Saving GB. SLSGB are a charity based in Exeter who work with clubs across the country who are striving to keep communities safer by the sea. We would encourage adults and children to take part in this family-friendly open water swimming event which is coming to Broadsands Beach in Paignton on Sunday 15th September.
The Big Bay Dip is for everyone; you can swim 200m-1600m, so there's something for all abilities. The swim is open to...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on July 11th 2013 in General News
Paul Burton, Editor of the Express & Echo met with Exeter Directors Paul Smale, Geoff Gale & Jonathan Cox to understand more about Pavey Group.
Paul was keen to hear how as a business we have grown into a Top 100 Independent Broker in the UK, with an ever expanding Financial Services division. Despite facing the biggest economic downturn of our time, the rise & rise of Pavey Group continues.
To read the article please visit Express & Echo - Interview.
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on July 9th 2013 in Financial, General News, Insurance
To view the 2013 Annual Business Guide which features the Top 150 Companies in Devon and Cornwall, please click here: Western Morning News Annual Business Guide 2013 Online Copy
The guide features a detailed analysis of the regions economy by area and sector, looking at the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on June 20th 2013 in General News
Geoff Gale led the Pavey Group Team in the Michelmores 5k Charity Run on Tuesday 11th June 2013. Geoff was joined by Dean Holloway, Sharon Ewart and Cheryl Phillips.
Thanks must go to Michelmores Solicitors for organising such as great event, we were very proud to be sponsors, T Shirts looked great, I'm sure we'll all be wearing ours again!
This years Michelmores are hoping to raise £30,000 for charitable organisation Families for Children, a Voluntary Adoption Agency based in the South West.
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on May 16th 2013 in General News, Insurance
Helen Jones of Pavey Group has been elected President of the Insurance Institute of Exeter, Helen's one year appointment was confirmed at the Institute’s Annual General Meeting earlier this month.
Helen, who is a Senior Commercial Account Manager here at Pavey Group a leading Insurance and Financial Services firm in the South West, takes over from Russell Langham whilst Mark occupies the position vacated by Ms Jones. Helen has worked in the insurance industry for over 25 years, beginning her career with an Insurer, working across various departments and for the previous 12 years as an insurance broker. Helen specialises in...