This Month's Top Articles
Archived 2011-10 news:
|Car Insurance UK: Car insurance at risk from poor eyesight|
|29th October 2011|
|One in 12 motorists are unable to read a license plate from 20 metres away - meaning they would automatically fail their driving test if they took it again, according to research by esure car insurance.|
The study found that nearly half of motorists (45 per cent) believe their eyesight has b...
|Car Insurance UK: Direct Line offers 0% APR representative on car insurance|
|28th October 2011|
|Direct Line is offering a new deal to help keep costs down for motorists this winter, which is available to new customers in addition to the current offer of 12 months of car insurance for the price of ten.|
Until November 22nd, Direct Line will offer zero per cent APR representative on car ...
|Home Insurance UK: Make sure home insurance is up to date before Halloween|
|27th October 2011|
|With Halloween drawing closer, homeowners have been advised to avoid a horror story of their own by making sure they protect themselves against burglars and vandals.|
Home insurance research by Aviva found that police forces around the country see burglaries spike on Bonfire Night, when crim...
|Car Insurance UK: Women spend more on driving lessons, research finds|
|22nd October 2011|
|Female drivers take more driving lessons than men and spend nearly 40 per cent more on learning to handle a car, according to research by The Co-Operative Insurance - but their diligence may be rewarded in the form of lower car insurance premiums.|
The study found that the average female...
|Home Insurance UK: Home insurance premiums rising|
|22nd October 2011|
|A typical home insurance policy rose to its highest ever level during the three months ending on September 30th this year, the latest AA British Insurance Premium Index has found, making it more important than ever to find the best quote possible.|
A steady rise in the cost of combined b...
|Car Insurance UK: Rising car insurance costs create problems for youngsters|
|21st October 2011|
|Young drivers who cannot afford the rising cost of car insurance premiums could be encouraged to drive without the necessary cover, an expert believes.|
A spokeswoman for the Institute of Advanced Motorists explained that insurance is just another financial barrier for people who are already...
|Home Insurance UK: Consumers keen to buy home insurance online |
|20th October 2011|
|There has been a rise in the number of people willing to buy home insurance online, with 85 per cent of consumers saying they would make a purchase in this way.|
Financial research company Defaqto found that people are happy to forego professional advice, which means they must understand the...
|Savings Accounts: Brits refuse to reduce festive spending |
|19th October 2011|
|Many people could find themselves raiding their savings accounts this Christmas, as figures show that consumers are refusing to cut back on spending.|
The HSBC Christmas Spending Survey reveals that people throughout the UK ...
|Credit Cards: Gap year students must pay off credit cards |
|18th October 2011|
|Gap year students who head off overseas with their credit card need to make sure they are paying back the money they borrow, an expert has emphasised.|
Paul Lewis, vice-president of Credit Confidential, explained that doing some resea...
|Car Insurance UK: Drivers show lack of knowledge over winter tyres |
|15th October 2011|
|Drivers throughout the country could be at risk of making a claim on their car insurance, as research shows a lack of knowledge over the safety benefits of winter tyres.|
Research from Mytyres.co.uk shows that 37 per cent of motorists do not know what winter tyres are, while 31 per cent did ...