This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news (page 38):
|Students advised to shop around for car insurance |
|26th August 2009|
|The forthcoming start of the new university term means that many students will be looking forward to living away from home for the first time. |
However, those planning to take their cars with them are being advised to shop around to get the best car insurance deal because their premiums are...
|HA advice 'could lower car insurance costs'|
|25th August 2009|
|New advice from the Highways Agency (HA) could help many car insurance customers to lower their annual premiums. |
In particular, the HA has stressed the need for motorists to ensure they have enough fuel in their vehicle to complete their journeys, avoid extra hassle and reduce the risk of ...
|Fixed penalties 'could increase car insurance costs'|
|21st August 2009|
|There are growing concerns that plans to allow police to issue fixed penalty notices for careless driving could lead to an increase in car insurance premiums. |
AA Insurance believes that the proposals could lead to more drivers being convicted of careless driving and therefore are likely to...
|Car insurance customers 'concerned about unfair parking charges'|
|20th August 2009|
|Many car insurance customers are being targeted by unfair parking fees, according to new research.|
Consumer watchdog Which? concluded that many private parking locations around London are failing to provide the correct information to people using them, with many signs being not clearly visi...
|Car insurance drivers to be targeted by anti drug-driving initiative|
|19th August 2009|
|A new government campaign has been launched to help raise awareness amongst car insurance customers about the dangers of drug-driving. |
Costing a total of £2.3 million, the initiative will include a new television commercial that uses that tagline 'your eyes will give you away' to expl...
|Car insurance provider to offer extra vandalism protection|
|19th August 2009|
|A new scheme has been launched to help car insurance customers over the age of 50 to protect their no claim discounts and cover the cost of vandalism damage. |
Saga Motor Insurance says it believes that the initiative will offer increased protection for older drivers and remove the worry abo...
|Car insurance shoppers 'could opt for new VW'|
|18th August 2009|
|Drivers looking for the best deals on car insurance cover could be tempted by the new Volkswagen (VW) Touran Match. |
The new version of the Touran Match costs only £500 more than the SE edition but comes with around £1,600 worth of extras - which could be a tempting offer for the ...
|Car insurance cost increases predicted|
|15th August 2009|
|New figures suggest that car insurance customers could see a rise in their premiums if they renew their policies over the next few months. |
According to Aon, the current recession is forcing car insurance providers to increase their prices in order to ensure acceptable profit levels. The fi...
|Defining jobs correctly 'could reduce car insurance premiums'|
|15th August 2009|
|Drivers looking to lower their car insurance costs should consider how they define their jobs, it has been asserted.|
Writing for lovemoney.com, Amy Davies explained that occupation definitions can make a substantial difference to the cost of car insurance cover.
However, she noted ...
|Women 'entitled to cheaper car insurance' |
|13th August 2009|
|A finance expert believes that female car insurance customers deserve to pay lower premiums because of their driving habits. |
In an article for the Guardian, Ali Steed, editor of personal finance advice website MyMoneyDiva.com, explained that while women are not involved in fewer accidents,...