This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news (page 38):
|Police catching more drivers without car insurance|
|9th April 2009|
|The number of drivers without car insurance who were stopped by the police soared in 2008, it has been revealed.|
Last year, 170,000 motorists were stopped compared to 78,000 in 2006 news which has been welcomed by AA Insurance.
Discussing the figures, Simon Douglas, director...
|Brits cancelling car insurance 'to cut costs'|
|8th April 2009|
|In an attempt to cut costs and save money during the credit crunch, many Brits are making changes to their car insurance policies, new research has shown.|
According to statistics published by Sainsbury's, an estimated 432,000 people in the UK have reduced their car insurance cover.
|Brits 'beating the crunch' with money-saving motoring plans|
|7th April 2009|
|Instead of taking the risky option of driving without car insurance to save money, Brits are coming up with other ways to reduce their motoring costs.|
According to a study from Saga, the average motorist who has taken steps to cut costs is saving £17 a month.
One of the most p...
|Car insurance 'top cost priority' when buying a motor|
|2nd April 2009|
|Cheap car insurance is increasingly becoming a deciding factor for those purchasing a new motor, according to one cover provider.|
A survey by Swinton reveals that due to the current economic climate, sales of large 4x4s and expensive sports cars are falling as motorists try to save themselv...
|Small used car purchases 'make big decline'|
|28th March 2009|
|Figures show many people are moving away from purchasing smaller used vehicles, despite the fact it may be cheaper to protect them with car insurance.|
According to Experian's research into used car sales, across the UK, purchases within the sector fell by 8.5 per cent during the final three...
|MPVs 'may be vehicle of choice' for car insurance customers|
|28th March 2009|
|It seems as though many people may be willing to get the right car insurance to cover them for a larger vehicle as research shows sales of used MPVs are looking resilient.|
Statistics released by Experian have revealed that the MPV sector was the only one to see sales of used motors increase...
|Car insurance 'may increase' as people spend more time driving|
|27th March 2009|
|Many people could be discovering that the cost of their car insurance premium is increasing due to the amount of time they spend in their vehicle.|
According to a survey by Admiral, one in five Londoners spend more time in their car than they do in their home.
It also seems as thoug...
|SMMT urges government to help with car insurance sales|
|25th March 2009|
|The government has been urged to take action to offer easier access to finance and credit so that people in the UK are able to purchase new vehicles and car insurance policies.|
The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), has revealed that the car production industry has been hit ...
|Why women often get cheaper car insurance|
|25th March 2009|
|A new report has revealed that there could be a reason why women are often able to get cheaper car insurance than men.|
The Guild of Experienced Motorists (GEM) claims that when accident statistics are assessed, men often come out worse then women as there are three times more men killed in ...
|'Save money on car insurance' with no claims bonus|
|24th March 2009|
|Building up a no claims bonus is one of the easiest ways for motorists to lower the cost of their car insurance, it has been claimed.|
According to esure, insurers scales vary, however some offer up to a 70 per cent no claims bonus for those who have not claimed for over five years.