Car insurance

Admiral charging for unanswered calls', customers say

Friday, 03 January 2014 | News

Admiral Insurance is suffering problems with its telephone platform today, after its online servers went down yesterday, Moneywise has learnt.

Car insurance market "is not working"

Tuesday, 17 December 2013 | News

The private motor insurance market "is not working well for motorists", the Competition Commission (CC) has found, with price comparison websites singled out as partly to blame.

Get the best out of your insurance in 2014

Monday, 09 December 2013 | TV /Video

Regulator to investigate price comparison websites

Monday, 25 November 2013 | News

City regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is to investigate insurance price comparison websites to check whether they offer consumers the fairest deal.

Doing the sums on running a car

Thursday, 31 October 2013 | Blog | By Hannah Nemeth

It's the time of the year when my car insurance, road tax and MOT are up for renewal, and it's just sinking in how much I'm spending on running a car.

Drivers warned of pricey telematics insurance fees

Friday, 11 October 2013 | News

The use of telematics in car insurance policies has grown seven-fold over the past two years, according to research by Defaqto. But it said many policies come with hefty fees.

Insurance lessons students can't afford to miss

Tuesday, 03 September 2013 | News

Students' car insurance premiums vary by a massive £650 per year depending on where they go to university, according to MoneySuperMarket.

Boost for drivers as car insurance premiums fall

Monday, 29 July 2013 | News

The cost of car insurance has fallen by its biggest ever amount in the last year, according to the latest survey of premiums by the AA.

Drink driving doubles cost of car insurance

Monday, 08 July 2013 | News

Get caught drink driving and annual car insurance premiums could rise by 121% for a 50-year old driver, increasing from £181 to £399, figures from MoneySupermarket reveal.

Ilford in Essex is top car crime hotspot

Monday, 03 June 2013 | News

Ilford in Essex has topped a list of car crime hotspots.