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Paymentshield launches intermediary roadshows

Insurance provider Paymentshield is holding roadshows around the UK from May 15 to explain how intermediaries can take advantage of income opportunities form mortgage related insurance.

Its series of 14 events to mark its tenth anniversary kick-off in Gateshead where it will do its first demonstration of its insurance quote software for mortgage intermediaries, Inertia 2.

This software covers a range of areas including MPPI, household and non-regulated life and critical illness.

Paymentshield sales director Gareth Riding says: “Our systems provide cutting edge technology to enable our agents to claim their share of the £300,000,000 in commissions that are available in the creditor market.”


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