Car insurance

Car insurance premiums rise 60% in six years

Monday, 16 April 2012 | News

Premiums for car insurance dropped year-on-year in 2012 but are still 61% higher than they were in 2006, according to the latest Watson car insurance price index.

Car insurer scraps upper age limit

Monday, 02 April 2012 | News

Insurance company LV= has scrapped its upper age limit on motor insurance, allowing motorists to continue to drive for as long as they are fit and able.

Beware the 'crash for cash' insurance scam

Wednesday, 01 May 2013 | Article

About a year ago, I momentarily lost concentration while I was driving through central London. I was travelling at less than five miles an hour, and it was a road I knew well, but that's no excuse.

Motor insurance premiums soar in 2012

Thursday, 19 January 2012 | News

Motorists are being forced to pay 15.3% more for their car insurance than a year ago, according to the latest research from the AA.

Shopping around for car insurance saved me £400 in 15 minutes

Monday, 21 November 2011 | Blog | By

This weekend I was reminded not to ever accept an insurance renewal quote without shopping around. I received a quote from my current provider, Tesco Car Insurance, in the post.

How you can save more than £600 on your car insurance

Friday, 04 November 2011 | Article

"The past two years have seen the biggest-ever rises in premiums as insurers struggled to close a widening gap between premium income and claims costs," says Simon Douglas, the director of AA Insurance.

Buyers' Guide - Car insurance

Friday, 07 October 2011 | TV /Video

Car insurance is so expensive it's tempting to cut corners, but there are plenty of ways to save money without cutting your cover.

Government vows to end compensation culture

Friday, 09 September 2011 | News

The government is to ban referral fees in personal injury cases.

Soaring car insurance premiums to be investigated

Thursday, 08 September 2011 | News

Reports of rising motor insurance premiums are to be investigated by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT).

Compensation culture is driving up your insurance premiums

Friday, 09 September 2011 | Article

Growing compensation culture, the greed of 'ambulance-chasing' middlemen and the unscrupulousness of many insurance companies are pushing