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Will We Be Electric Car Ready By 2030?
Car Insurance Knowledge
Thursday 31st December 2020
In this article, we explore the important factors regarding the switch to electric vehicles. These include whether people want to buy electric cars; if the infrastructure will be in place for them; whether we will be able to charge our cars at our homes; and how long it will actually be until people stop buying petrol and diesel cars and we're all fully electric or hybrid.
What Are The Rules On Driving In The EU After The Brexit Transition?
Car Insurance Knowledge
Monday 21st December 2020
As we approach the end of the Brexit transition period on 31st December 2020, it’s important to be aware of the changes that will come into play on 1st January and how they will affect the way people from the UK can drive in Europe. In this article, we will cover everything you need to know.
Are Mobile Phone Driving Laws Tough Enough?
Car Insurance Knowledge
Thursday 10th December 2020
The government is consulting about making mobile phone and driving laws tougher to make it an offence not just to make and receive calls, but to play games, take photographs and scroll through music on your phone while driving. We'll explain the laws as they stand now and how they might change in 2021, and answer some common questions surrounding driving and using a mobile phone.
Be Wiser’s Guide To Part-Exchanging Your Car
Car Insurance Knowledge
Thursday 3rd December 2020
Looking to part-exchange your car? In this article we will answer your questions: Is part exchanging a good choice? What do car dealers look for with part exchanges? And what documents do you need in order to part exchange?
The Most Affordable Second-Hand Cars
Car Insurance Knowledge
Thursday 19th November 2020
When you think it’s time to change cars, but don’t want to buy a shiny new one straight from the forecourt, second-hand cars can often provide a more affordable upgrade. In this article, we run through eight of the most affordable second-hand cars you should be on the lookout for.
Be Wiser’s Guide To Car Insurance Write-Offs
Car Insurance Knowledge
Thursday 5th November 2020
If you’ve been involved in a car accident, you might be informed by your car insurance company that your vehicle is what is known as a “write-off”. Nobody wants to be in a situation where their car is termed as a write-off, but many do not realise that there are different write-off categories. In this guide, we will cover everything you need to know about car insurance write-offs.
How Is Your Car Insurance Calculated?
Car Insurance Knowledge
Thursday 27th August 2020
Many of us compare insurance premiums annually to try and get the best deal for our money, but is there anything you could be doing to help lower your premium price? What can affect the cost of your insurance? And how do insurers calculate the premium they offer you? In this article, we take a look at the variety of criteria considered by insurers when calculating your premium.
Am I Insured to Drive Other Vehicles?
Car Insurance Knowledge
Thursday 6th August 2020
Can you drive a car if you have van insurance, and vice versa? Can you legally drive a moped if you have car insurance? We will discuss the steps you may need to take to drive other types of vehicles, including insurance considerations and licences.
Does The Number Of Seats in Your Car Affect Your Insurance Cost?
Car Insurance Knowledge
Thursday 18th June 2020
While the number of seats in your car may not affect the cost of your premium, the size, performance and cost of your car may all be factors, which we will explain in this article. We will also discuss the safety of large cars compared to smaller cars, and what you should consider while driving them.