Car insurance

Car insurance prices rise 13.5% ahead of tax increase

Tuesday, 20 September 2016 | News

Car insurance premiums rose by 13.5% across Great Britain in the year to August, new data from Consumer Intelligence shows.

Nine in ten Moneywise users actively seek better car insurance deals

Wednesday, 03 August 2016 | News

More than half of Moneywise.co.uk users (51%) say they challenge their insurer to beat the best quote they’ve found when renewing their car insurance.

True money stories from smart people: Car insurance excuses, trials and risks

Thursday, 15 June 2017 | Article

The comedian Jasper Carrott used to read verbatim some of the daft excuses people put on their car insurance claims forms as a part of his stand-up routine.

Motorists hit by 13% car insurance price hike

Thursday, 17 March 2016 | News

Car insurance prices have rocketed over the last year, with average costs rising by 13%, according to new analysis.

How I was nearly left without car insurance

Thursday, 29 October 2015 | Blog | By Mark King

In late-July 2015, my wife and I renewed our car insurance policy with General Accident (GA), mainly because the firm’s quote was extremely competitive and the company is part of Aviva, an insurance giant with a good...

Why a roof rack could invalidate your car insurance this half-term

Wednesday, 21 October 2015 | News

Millions of drivers are being warned that even the slightest modification to their vehicles could invalidate their insurance if they have not declared it.

CII clears up car insurance confusion

Friday, 02 October 2015 | News

One in three drivers falsely believes an accident while driving another car will be covered for repairs by a comprehensive policy.

Older driver? How to cut car insurance costs

Tuesday, 29 September 2015 | Article

We often hear tales about elderly motorists doing something dangerous, such as driving the wrong way on a dual carriageway but it is important not to tar all drivers in their later years with the same brush.

What is 'Gap insurance'?

Tuesday, 01 September 2015 | News

If your car gets written off or stolen, most insurers will pay the current market value of your car.

Women in their 60s see car insurance bills rise fastest

Monday, 13 July 2015 | News

Women aged 66 to 70 who share their car insurance with a spouse have seen their premiums rise faster over the past three months than all other UK drivers, new research shows.