Insurance

Men still pay more for car insurance despite gender discrimination rules

Monday, 25 September 2017 | News

Men typically pay £170 more a year for their car insurance policies than women, despite insurers being banned from discriminating based on gender.

Over half of drivers could be losing out by auto-renewing

Monday, 11 September 2017 | News

More than one in 10 (15%) drivers allow their motor insurance policy to automatically roll-over for another year without checking whether the price they were offered was competitive.

Deal of the week: Free £80 security camera if you get Co-op insurance

Friday, 08 September 2017 | News

Take out a motor insurance policy with Co-operative Insurance to receive a free dashboard camera or a home insurance policy to get a free home security camera worth up to £79.99.

One in 20 Brits has lost out because their home is underinsured

Friday, 08 September 2017 | News

Over the past three years, 6% of people have missed a typical payout of £1,000 from their home insurance provider because they haven’t bought the right level of insurance cover, new research reveals.

Insurance prices could fall following proposed changes to compensation calculations

Thursday, 07 September 2017 | News

Insurance prices could fall if proposed changes to the way personal injury claims are calculated get passed – however, this could mean victims get less compensation.

Students should check their insurance before starting university

Thursday, 07 September 2017 | News

About one in five students will be the victim of theft during their first six weeks at university, according to The Complete University Guide.

Home insurance premiums skyrocket but tax hikes hit over 50s hardest

Friday, 25 August 2017 | News

Households are being hit with substantial home insurance premium increases following recent government tax hikes, with prices for the over-50s rising fastest.

Recently moved? Update your driving licence or risk a hefty fine

Monday, 21 August 2017 | News

Motorists are being urged to check the address on their driving licence and car registration and to update it if it’s incorrect.

Stat of the month: Motorists save 12% renewing car insurance early

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 | News

Motorists save an average of 12% on their car insurance costs when they purchase their new policy a week or more before the renewal date.

PPI most complained about financial product but fewer complaints upheld

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 | News

Payment protection insurance (PPI) remains the most complained about financial product, according to the Financial Ombudsman Service’s latest data.