Car insurance

Unemployed pay £227 more for car insurance

Wednesday, 30 April 2014 | News

Unemployed motorists pay £227 a year more for their car insurance than the average driver.

The car rental firms ripping you off

Thursday, 01 May 2014 | Article

Thousands of us will hire a car while abroad this year but how many will regret not taking out extra insurance to cover the excess many find themselves paying?

Organised crime to blame for rising insurance fraud

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 | News

The most prevalent type of insurance fraud in the UK is now to do with claims for injuries caused by 'cash for crash' incidents, meaning organised crime is on the rise, new research suggests.

Car insurance premiums fall by 19%

Thursday, 10 April 2014 | News

The cost of insuring your car is at a four-year low, with a record 19% drop in average premiums over the last 12 months.

Uninsured drivers most likely to be found in London

Monday, 24 March 2014 | News

The streets of London are filled with more uninsured drivers than any other part of the UK.

Dangerous 'driving selfies' can hike motor premiums

Thursday, 20 March 2014 | Article

One in 14 motorists (7%) have admitted taking a photograph of themselves while driving, which they have then posted to social media sites, with 287 tweets tagged with #drivingselfie or #drivingselfies in the past 30 days...

300,000 car crashes faked in past five years

Friday, 14 February 2014 | News

More than 300,000 car accidents have been deliberately staged in 'crash for cash' insurance frauds over the past five years.

A fifth of young motorists drive uninsured

Monday, 03 February 2014 | News

Nearly 20% of the UK's drivers, aged 17 to 19, are flouting the law by committing insurance fraud or driving without any insurance at all, according to new research.

Car insurance premiums fall across the board in 2013

Friday, 17 January 2014 | News

The average cost of fully comprehensive car insurance was £644 in the last three months of 2013, down 12.5% annually and 25% compared to the all-time high of £858 in the second quarter of 2011.

Car insurance premiums to fall as records go online

Thursday, 09 January 2014 | News

Motor insurance premiums could fall by £15 a year as a result of government plans to move all driving records online by mid-2015.