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Black box telematics benefits young drivers

According to new figures, young drivers with a black box fitted to their car can cut the cost of their car insurance by a fifth.

Naomi Havergal | Wednesday 28th January 2015

Category: Car Insurance

Cost of car insurance could rise by 10%

The AA had predicted that the cost of car insurance could increase by up to 10% over the next 12 months.

Naomi Havergal | Tuesday 20th January 2015

Category: Car Insurance

Car insurance premiums rise by 2%

During the last quarter of 2014, car insurance premiums increased by 2%, marking the sharpest rise in four years.

Naomi Havergal | Monday 12th January 2015

Category: Car Insurance

Drivers want in-car cameras to stop insurance fraud

Two-thirds of UK motorists think that in-car cameras would reduce the number of crash for cash fraudsters and false car insurance claims.

Naomi Havergal | Monday 22nd December 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Morning motorists more at risk of a high-speed accident

New research has suggested that motorists who drive in the early hours of the morning are more at risk of having a high-speed accident.

Naomi Havergal | Tuesday 2nd December 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Rural roads could become part of UK driving tests

A new study has suggested that rural roads with high speed limits should be included in a UK driving test, according to the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM).

Naomi Havergal | Wednesday 19th November 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Warning over recent car insurance scams

The City of London Police is warning drivers to be vigilant following a spate of car insurance scams in Hampshire.

Naomi Havergal | Monday 10th November 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Thousands of drivers banned for having no insurance

New research has revealed that thousands of motorists have been banned from UK roads for driving without valid car insurance.

Naomi Havergal | Monday 20th October 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Regulator issues new rules to ease car insurance premiums

New rules by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) have been published, which hope to ease the cost of car insurance for drivers.

Naomi Havergal | Wednesday 24th September 2014

Category: Car Insurance

500 people lying every day for cheaper car insurance

A new study from the Association of British Insurers (ABI) has revealed around 500 people lie on their car insurance each day.

Naomi Havergal | Monday 22nd September 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Falling car insurance premiums could come to an end

According to a UK car insurance provider, falling car insurance premiums could soon come to an end.

Naomi Havergal | Wednesday 13th August 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Park and pay app launches in the UK

Car parking pay and displays could be a thing of the past as a new app means you can pay from the dashboard.

Naomi Havergal | Monday 11th August 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Government to allow driverless cars on UK roads

The government is outlining plans to allow driverless cars on UK public roads from next year.

Naomi Havergal | Wednesday 30th July 2014

Category: Car Insurance

More motorists buying comprehensive car insurance

New figures have emerged that motorists are taking out comprehensive car insurance policies instead of third party.

Naomi Havergal | Thursday 17th July 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Car insurance premiums fall by £17 in second quarter

Comprehensive car insurance has fallen by £17 in the second quarter of this year, with the average policy now costing £579.

Naomi Havergal | Monday 14th July 2014

Category: Car Insurance

New DVLA scheme to offer data to insurers

The DVLA has launched a new scheme which means UK drivers will no longer be able to lie about how many penalty points they have on their licence.

Naomi Havergal | Monday 7th July 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Insurers slam whiplash medical check proposals

Car insurance providers have criticised the proposal that whiplash claims should not be settled without a medical report.

Naomi Havergal | Friday 4th July 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Birmingham has the highest car insurance premiums

Birmingham, known as Britain's whiplash capital, has the highest car insurance premiums in the country.

Naomi Havergal | Thursday 3rd July 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Car insurance regulator to help drive down premiums

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has proposed to put a cap on the cost of providing a courtesy cat after an accident.

Naomi Havergal | Monday 16th June 2014

Category: Car Insurance

Car insurance providers finally making profit

Despite falling premiums, car insurance providers have seen profit for the first time in 20 years as the clampdown on fraudulent claims continues.

Naomi Havergal | Thursday 12th June 2014

Category: Car Insurance

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