Articles tagged "motoring costs"

  • Model of an old car
    Last updated: 29/09/2009 - 08:27

    The car scrappage scheme has been extended with a cash injection and relaxed criteria. But should you take advantage?

  • Couple with car
    Last updated: 18/11/2013 - 10:52

    With car insurance premiums on the up, it's important you make sure you know exactly how to make a successful claim should something go wrong. Read Moneywise's top tips.

  • Last updated: 17/09/2009 - 08:18

    Drivers who keep uninsured cars face being fined under new measures that should also reduce insurance premiums for all motorists.

  • Toy cars
    Last updated: 01/09/2009 - 11:46

    The latest fuel duty rise will cost drivers £36 million. Find out how you can beat the hike.

  • Car being towed
    Last updated: 24/08/2009 - 09:06

    Drivers are being caught out by an “epidemic” of cowboy clampers, a report from the AA has warned.

  • Two cars on scrapheap
    Last updated: 11/08/2009 - 11:11
    News by Hannah Ricci

    More than 150,000 cars have been ordered through the government’s scrappage scheme since its launch in May, according to official figures released today.

  • Pile of old cars
    Last updated: 23/08/2011 - 15:04

    The government is encouraging drivers of old cars to trade these in for a new model and receive a £2,000 discount. But does this offer actually represent a good deal for consumers?

  • Petrol pumps
    Last updated: 03/06/2009 - 16:31

    The average cost of petrol has exceeded £1 a litre for the first time since October 2008. Find out how to cut the cost of filing your tank.

  • Toy car
    Last updated: 12/02/2013 - 13:02
    Article by Laura Howard

    As new car sales collapse, the second-hand market is taking up the slack. But before you buy an old motor, do your 
research, says Laura Howard.

  • Toy car
    Last updated: 27/05/2009 - 14:48

    Thousands of people are falling victim to a car-matching scam that costs consumers nearly £3 million each year.