Thank you to everyone who took part, we had some great entries!
Unbiased.co.uk works hard to promote the importance of professional advice in the media. We've seen some fantastic consumer coverage recently including The Times, The Mail on Sunday and the Sunday Express, all of which are crucial to raising awareness of the benefits of advice to the consumer. The 'Value of Advice' theme recently featured in a huge piece in The Times, explaining how to find the right adviser and outlining to readers the costs involved, as well as the services they can expect to receive and how to prepare for the first meeting. All great news for you - sending informed customers your way through the unbiased.co.uk search.
Speaking of our search, our latest site statistics show an 18% increase in website traffic comparing the first half of this year to last year*. Make the most of these increasing searches by improving your profile. Don't have a picture displayed? Add one! Consumers want to know who they're seeking advice from. Plus, showing your logo will also make your profile look more professional and trustworthy. With average leads being worth around £1,700 you can't afford to have an empty profile!**
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*Data taken from Google Analytics - numbers based on six months 01.01.2012 - 30.06.2012 and 01.01.2013 - 30.06.2013
**Survey of 166 unbiased.co.uk advisers 18-25 April 2013, average lead value for enhanced subscribers £1,734.15, average leads per year for enhanced subscribers 4.28, average leads per year for basic subscribers 1.86