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Insurance for 4X4s

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 23. 09. 2020

4X4s are among the most expensive vehicles on the road to run – they can be pricey to buy out...

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A Guide to Insuring Your New Car

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 11. 09. 2020

Buying a new car is an exciting process, but the last thing you want after forking out for the vehi...

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A Guide to MOTs

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Before looking for cheap car insurance, a valid MOT certificate is a legal requirement, proving tha...

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Insuring American Cars

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 16. 09. 2020

Not many of us can say we haven't dreamt about driving a Mustang with the top down along a long, wi...

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Declaring SORN

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

You don’t need to pay tax or insurance on your car if you aren’t using it, provided you...

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A Guide to Brokers

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Searching for the right policy can often feel like looking for a needle in a haystack. Thankfully,...

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Car Insurance for Drivers Over 70

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

Drivers over 70 will be rewarded for what could be a long time spent behind the wheel, and a potent...

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How to Get Cheap Car Insurance for Drivers over 80

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 16. 09. 2020

As a driver over the age of 80, your several years on the road are likely to work in your favour wh...

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Car Insurance Deals for Over 50s Explained

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Insurance companies use various factors to work out the price of the premiums they offer, such as n...

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Car Insurance for Over 60s

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Motorists over the age of 60 tend to endowed with years of experience behind the wheel and, often,...

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Car Insurance for Unemployed Drivers

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Obtaining car insurance can be expensive for anyone but unfortunately, unemployed drivers often end...

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General Guidance

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 16. 09. 2020

The world of car insurance can be confusing and expensive, so let us guide you through the ins and...

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Car Warranties

Posted in category: Types of Car Insurance | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Car repairs and spare parts can be hugely expensive if things start to go wrong with your car. One...

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Convicted Driver Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

A driver with a criminal conviction of any kind, driving or otherwise, will find it harder to find...

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European Car Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Car Insurance | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

If you’re planning a European road trip, or even just a quick weekend away in your car, you&r...

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Excess Insurance Policies

Posted in category: Extra Cover | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

Even though you may pay out hundreds of pounds a year for your car insurance, you may still have to...

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Family Car Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Car Insurance | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

Buying a family car can be an exciting prospect but if you're not careful you can end up paying thr...

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Frequently Asked Questions on Car Insurance

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

We've tried to answer as many of your questions as possible, if there is something missing from her...

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GAP Insurance

Posted in category: Extra Cover | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Having your car written off or stolen is bad enough but just to make matters worse, when you’...

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Top Tips for Saving Money

Posted in category: Tips | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Insuring your car is an absolute necessity, and unfortunately for many, it can seem a rather expens...

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Instant Car Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Car Insurance | Last updated: 22. 10. 2020

In this day and age, having more or less anything instantly available at the click of a button has...

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Insurance for Classic Cars

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

As the owner of a classic car, you’re going to want the best level of cover available for wha...

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Insurance for Electric Cars

Posted in category: Electric Vehicles | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

If you’ve chosen to drive an electric or a hybrid car, you can pat yourself on the back &ndas...

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Learner Driver Cover

Posted in category: Types of Driver, Types of Car Insurance | Last updated: 30. 07. 2020

Learning to drive is certainly exciting, but it can also come with various stresses, financial and...

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Car Insurance for New Drivers

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

There’s no escaping insurance and unfortunately, new drivers will have trouble escaping high...

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Insurance for Performance Cars

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 11. 09. 2020

The temptation to buy a high powered, flashy performance car that looks and feels great can be stro...

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Insurance with Provisional License

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

Life can often be a scary thing for a provisional license holder who is just learning to drive. Oft...

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Insurance for Sports Cars

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

Not only do sports cars tend to cost rather a lot to buy, but they are also, as a general rule, mor...

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Car Insurance Groups

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

The price you pay for your car insurance will, at least in part, be based on which one of 50 c...

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Insuring Your Kit Car

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

You’re kit car is likely to be your pride and joy. Having poured blood, sweat and tears into...

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Business Car Insurance

Posted in category: Business | Last updated: 16. 09. 2020

If you’re using your car for business purposes then you’ll need to take out a specialis...

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Car Insurance in Northern Ireland

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

The world of car insurance can be confusing and expensive, so let us guide you through the ins and...

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Make Sure That You Keep Your Car Insured

Posted in category: Tips | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

It is a legal requirement, being enforced more strictly now than ever, to have your car insured. Ev...

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A Guide to Making a Car Insurance Claim

Posted in category: Claims | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Being involved in any kind of claim-worthy incident like an accident or theft is invariably very st...

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Medical Conditions & Car Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

Certain medical conditions can impact your ability to safely drive and need to be disclosed to the...

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Modifications and Car Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 30. 07. 2020

You might be tempted, as many are, to make modifications to improve the looks and performance of yo...

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Most Fuel Efficient Cars

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 11. 09. 2020

You might be tempted, as many are, to make modifications to improve the looks and performance of yo...

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A Guide to No Claims Discounts

Posted in category: General, Claims | Last updated: 16. 09. 2020

Building up a no claims discount is one of the best ways ensure you get cheap car insurance quotes,...

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No Deposit Car Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Car Insurance | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

Many insurance providers will allow you to avoid the pain of forking out a lump sum to pay for you...

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Petrol vs Diesel

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

When it comes to buying a new car, one of the first questions you might ask yourself to narrow down...

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Save Money on Tax, Insurance and Petrol with Green Cars

Posted in category: Electric Vehicles | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Driving a car doesn’t have to cost the earth. If you choose to drive an eco-friendly vehicle...

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Short Term Car Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Car Insurance | Last updated: 16. 09. 2020

Short term Insurance policies allow you to cover yourself temporarily so that you can drive when yo...

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Specialist Policies

Posted in category: Types of Car Insurance | Last updated: 16. 09. 2020

Beyond the basic three policy types (third party only; third party, fire and theft; and fully compr...

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Taxi Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

As a taxi driver, you’ll need a specialised policy that, due to the size of your vehicle and...

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Third Party, Fire and Theft

Posted in category: Types of Car Insurance | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

The minimum level of car insurance you can buy is basic third party cover. This insures y...

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A Guide to the different types of insurance

Posted in category: Types of Car Insurance | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Use our guides to stay informed and once you're done, see what you could save Learn how to get chea...

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Using Pass Plus to Lower Your Insurance

Posted in category: Tips | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

Once you pass your driving test, the last thing you will be thinking about is taking a whole new on...

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Your First Car Insurance Policy

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

When you've just passed your driving test it is a very exciting time but you need to consider your...

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Uber Driver Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

Becoming an Uber driver has been a popular way of making money in recent years, in both full time a...

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Toll Roads in the UK and Abroad

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Toll Roads in the UK and Abroad Toll roads are public or private roads where you pay a ‘toll&r...

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Speed Awareness Courses

Posted in category: Tips | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

Speed awareness courses are one of the tools the government is using to try and make our roads safe...

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Do You Need Insurance for Rental Cars?

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 29. 07. 2020

Renting a car at home or abroad can be a daunting task, filled with large documents and small print...

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Driving Instructor Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Driving Instructor Insurance Becoming a driving instructor can be very satisfying, teaching an impor...

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Car Insurance for Disabled Drivers

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 30. 07. 2020

Car Insurance for Disabled Drivers Everyone has the right to drive and with nearly two million disab...

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Car Insurance for Women

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

You may have heard that car insurance for women is often considerably cheaper than it is for men -...

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Competition Car Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 02. 09. 2020

If you compete in car races and participate in open track days, you must have the right car insuran...

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Hidden Costs of Car Insurance

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

In the process of budgeting? For those of us who drive, car insurance can be an essential expense t...

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What to Do If Your Car is Stolen

Posted in category: Tips, General | Last updated: 22. 10. 2020

Police report’s that car thefts have nearly doubled in the last five years in the UK. With fi...

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What to Do If Your Car is Written Off

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 22. 10. 2020

If you're involved in a car accident, the logical next step is to make a claim with your car insura...

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Windscreen Cover

Posted in category: Extra Cover | Last updated: 22. 10. 2020

You’re driving down a particularly busy street and another car accidentally kicks up dirt tha...

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How to Check if Your Car is Insured

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Driving without insurance is illegal in the UK. If caught, you could face a heavy fine and points o...

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Driving Without Insurance

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

You should never drive without insurance. Car insurance is a legal necessity for all drivers if the...

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What to Do If You Lose Your Car Keys

Posted in category: Tips, General | Last updated: 02. 09. 2020

Losing your car keys can be a nuisance, especially if you need to get somewhere fast. Whether they...

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What are the cheapest cars to insure?

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 11. 09. 2020

After buying a home, a car will likely be one of the biggest investments you will make in your life...

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Your Driving Licence Explained

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

As you know, you need a licence to drive cars on British roads. But take a look at your licence and...

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Car Tax Explained

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

If you want to drive a vehicle on public roads you must register it and pay a car ‘tax’...

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Remapping Your Car

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

When you buy a car, you might find that you want to change some of the settings to tailor it to you...

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Cancelling Your Car Insurance Policy

Posted in category: Cancelling | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

A car insurance policy can often seem like a big burden on your finances, especially because it&rsq...

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Car Insurance: Legal Expenses Cover

Posted in category: Extra Cover | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Getting into a car accident is one of the most stressful experiences. Often, it doesn’t just...

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Penalty Points Explained

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Penalty points encourage safe driving and help maintain the safety of roads in the UK. However, if...

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Low Mileage Car Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Car Insurance | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Your annual mileage can have a big impact on the cost of your car insurance premium. If you are a l...

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Buying a Used Car on eBay:

Posted in category: Tips, General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Buying a new car is never easy. Whilst purchasing a new car online isn’t always recommended,...

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Car Insurance with a Drink Driving Conviction

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Drink driving is a serious conviction with serious consequences. Beyond the danger to the lives of...

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Driving Safely in the Winter

Posted in category: Tips | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Driving in winter can be unpredictable and dangerous. Weather conditions can change very quickly, m...

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Advanced Driving Courses

Posted in category: Tips | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Advanced driving courses can be a great way to improve your confidence and driving skills. This gui...

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Does my car insurance let me drive other vehicles?

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Comprehensive car insurance used to cover driving other cars (DOC) but that is no longer the case....

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Student Car Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Student life can be expensive. Choosing to use your car at uni can add to that expense dramatically...

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How do immobilisers and alarms affect my car insurance?

Posted in category: Tips | Last updated: 18. 11. 2020

Adding to your car’s security can help keep car insurance costs low, but what security featur...

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Additional Driver Cover

Posted in category: Extra Cover | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

If you want to add a person to an existing car insurance policy, you will have to get Additional Dr...

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How do collisions with animals affect your car insurance?

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Hitting an animal while driving is something that we all want to avoid, but sometimes it can be ine...

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Car Insurance and Auto-Renewal

Posted in category: General, Types of Car | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Auto-renewal means your insurance company automatically renews your car insurance policy when it co...

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Car Insurance Myths

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 16. 09. 2020

There are plenty of myths and untruths revolving around car insurance than can easily lead you astr...

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Car Insurance Non-Disclosure

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Non-disclosure is, through intent or ignorance, failing to disclose essential information to your i...

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Car Insurance with a Speeding Conviction

Posted in category: Types of Driver | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

In the UK, speeding offences are the most common driving conviction, and the price of your car insu...

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Courtesy Car Insurance

Posted in category: Extra Cover | Last updated: 30. 07. 2020

Many insurance policies will come with courtesy car insurance cover. What this means is that if you...

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Dash Cams and Car Insurance

Posted in category: Tips, General | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

Dash cam insurance is becoming more and more popular. But what is it, and why are people opting for...

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Does my job affect my car insurance?

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

When looking for car insurance deals, we’re asked to provide a lot of personal information. Q...

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Fronting Explained

Posted in category: General | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

Never heard of car insurance fronting? Then listen up to avoid facing any nasty legal consequences....

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Top 10 Best Selling Cars in April 2020

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 02. 09. 2020

The last fiscal year was extremely harsh on the automotive industry. In April, this pressure increa...

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Lease Car Insurance

Posted in category: Types of Car | Last updated: 16. 09. 2020

Businesses have been leasing vehicles for a long time, but now the market has opened up to personal...

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How to Claim Against an Uninsured Driver

Posted in category: Claims | Last updated: 16. 09. 2020

Uninsured drivers are involved in more than 25,000 incidents a year on our roads. And, considering...

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Where Should I Park My Car Overnight?

Posted in category: Tips, Security | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

When you take out an insurance policy you’ll be asked where you’ll be parking your car...

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Manual vs Automatic

Posted in category: General, Types of Car | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

More and more UK drivers are switching to automatic cars, but manual cars are still the norm for mo...

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Breakdown Cover

Posted in category: Extra Cover | Last updated: 16. 09. 2020

Breaking down can be a nightmare, especially if you don’t have the right insurance. Find out...

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Driving Safely on the Motorway

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Driving on a motorway for the first time can be a nerve-wracking experience. It’s possible th...

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Personal Accident Cover

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

If you’re shopping around for car insurance deals then it’s likely you’ll run int...

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Car Tax Refund

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 23. 07. 2020

Owning a car comes with its perks. It also comes with the responsibility of adhering to road laws &...

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What Is Voluntary Excess?

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 15. 09. 2020

Being involved in a car accident is a horrible thought. However, when it comes to vehicle insurance...

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Am I Insured?

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 19. 10. 2020

Owing a car comes with many perks but also with a few responsibilities. One such responsibility is,...

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Any Driver Car Insurance

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 12. 10. 2020

Sick of being the designated driver? Have a business in which many employees drive company vehicles...

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Car Insurance and Flood Damage – Am I covered?

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 12. 10. 2020

Floods happen quickly and unexpectedly and can cause irreparable damage to your vehicle. It’s...

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Car Insurance and Towing Explained

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 12. 10. 2020

This summer is all about the staycation. With no airline luggage allowances to worry about, we can...

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Car Insurance Classes of Use Explained

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 12. 10. 2020

You must choose the right class of use on your car insurance policy. But why is this so important,...

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Car Insurance Extras and Add-Ons

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 12. 10. 2020

There is all manner of car insurance extras you can take out in addition to your policy. But what a...

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Car Insurance Renewal Advice

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 13. 10. 2020

Switching car insurers can seem like a hassle. It’s not, but providers spin a yarn about the...

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Car Insurance Terms Explained

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 13. 10. 2020

When you’re looking for vehicle cover, it can feel like there’s a labyrinth of car insu...

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Driverless Cars Explained

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 13. 10. 2020

It’s 2020 and here we are talking about driverless cars in very real terms. In the next coupl...

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How to Protect Your Car from Theft

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 03. 11. 2020

If your car is stolen, you’ll probably be making a claim on your insurance. And when you make...

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Is it worth making a claim on my car insurance?

Posted in category: Uncategorized | Last updated: 04. 12. 2020

Whether to claim on your car insurance or not isn’t always a clear-cut decision. Wh...

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