This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news (page 38):
|Over 50s to benefit from insurance changes, claims Biba |
|11th July 2009|
|The British Insurance Brokers' Association (Biba) has welcomed a consultation paper detailing how insurance can be exempt from the Equalities Bill.|
There had been concerns across the industry that the introduction of the bill could lead to increased car insurance premiums for many older dri...
|New test 'could lower car insurance premiums'|
|10th July 2009|
|The British Insurance Brokers' Association (Biba) believes that a new driving test could help many drivers obtain cheaper car insurance cover. |
By introducing an assessment that is more focused on safety on the road, the association claims this could reduce the number of accidents - especia...
|Car insurance customers 'opting for Nissan'|
|10th July 2009|
|New figures from car maker Nissan reveal that the company is enjoying an increase in sales despite the current economic recession. |
Last month, Nissan reported an increase in sales of nine per cent compared to June 2008 as more car insurance customers opt for its models, with 83 per cent of...
|Car insurance advice for distracted drivers|
|9th July 2009|
|Drivers could be putting their car insurance at risk by not fully concentrating on the road.|
Research by Continental Tyres has revealed that UK motorists are 100 per cent focused only 67 per cent of the time that they are behind the wheel.
Things named by respondents as distraction...
|Drivers 'shopping around for car insurance quotes'|
|7th July 2009|
|More than three-quarters of drivers are shopping around to get cheap car insurance, according to a new poll.|
Market research firm Mintel found that 77 per cent of motorists are looking at deals offered by different providers before renewing their policies.
Furthermore, 45 per cent ...
|Car insurance news: used car sales picking up?|
|7th July 2009|
|More people could be seeking car insurance quotes for secondhand motors, research from Experian suggests.|
The information services company revealed that sales of used cars rose by 17 per cent between the first quarter of this year and the final quarter of last.
While, year on year,...
|Car insurance warning over poorly maintained cars|
|4th July 2009|
|Car insurance providers will not pay out if a car is not roadworthy, the British Insurance Brokers' Association (Biba) has warned.|
As the recession bites, many drivers may be tempted to forgo essential maintenance, choosing instead to get extra miles out of old tyres, for example.
|More experienced drivers 'can reduce car insurance costs' |
|3rd July 2009|
|Experienced drivers could help to lower car insurance costs by being added to the policy of a younger driver, a money expert has suggested. |
Martin Lewis, writing on GMTV's website, explained that reducing risk is the key to reducing car insurance premiums.
"As insurance prem...
|Car insurance customers warned about key security|
|1st July 2009|
|New research shows that many motorists are risking their car insurance premiums by failing to look after their car keys correctly. |
Auto company Vauxhall revealed that 52 per cent of UK car owners are more concerned about hiding their laptops than keeping their keys in a safe and secure pla...
| Car insurance customers 'happy with their motors'|
|26th June 2009|
|New research has showed that many Brits believe their current vehicles are more than ideal for their needs. |
RoadTestReports.co.uk discovered that the majority of motorists are happy with their choice of vehicle, with 70 per cent giving their cars either a four or five-star score in the sur...