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Car Insurance Excess Explained
Insurance Knowledge
Tuesday 17th October 2017


What is car insurance excess?

Car insurance excess is a fixed amount of money you will need to pay if you have to make a claim. This is made up

What Is Any Driver Van Insurance?
Insurance Knowledge
Tuesday 26th September 2017

If you have a business and own a van that several employees drive, or if several people drive your
own private van, you may need to take out an any

How Long Do Points Stay On Your Licence?
Insurance Knowledge
Tuesday 19th September 2017

What Are Points and Endorsements?

If you are caught breaking a motoring law, the police will issue you with a driving conviction. Penalty points are put on your licence as

Business Car Insurance Explained
Insurance Knowledge
Tuesday 22nd August 2017

You probably know that when you take out your car insurance policy, you can choose the type of cover you need. But have you considered whether you might need business

How Do Fraudulent Whiplash Claims Affect Your Premiums?
Insurance Scams
Tuesday 15th August 2017

In June, fraudulent whiplash claims made their way into the Queen’s speech as she read out 27 bills to be enacted over the next two years. One of these was

Should Older Motorists Be Subjected To A Health “MOT”?
Insurance Thoughts
Tuesday 25th July 2017

Almost 90% of drivers believe compulsory eye tests for motorists would make our roads safer, according to a survey earlier this year. According to road safety officer Neil Worth from

5 Ways to Practise Good Motorway Etiquette
Motoring Knowledge
Tuesday 18th July 2017
Tailgating, middle lane hogging, and driving down closed lanes – these are just some of the annoying and potentially dangerous driving habits the police have been clamping down on.
Nearly 60% of motorists are concerned that “car hacking” will become a problem to concern the average driver in the future, according to a survey. The biggest fear amongst respondents was their car being stolen through hacking, with 46% worried about car hacking theft. But is car hacking a real concern for the average motorist? And is there any way for us to protect ourselves, and our cars, from unwanted technological intruders? How Could Hackers Compromise Your Car? With cars becoming more connected and
Insurance Thoughts
Tuesday 20th June 2017
Nearly 60% of motorists are concerned that “car hacking” will become a problem to concern the average driver in the future, according to a survey. The biggest fear among respondents was their car being stolen through hacking, with 46% worried about car hacking theft.
How Does Idling Your Engine Affect Your Car, the Environment and Your Wallet?
Motoring Knowledge
Wednesday 14th June 2017

There is a great deal of conflicting information about the benefits and drawbacks of engine idling. Here are the main effects of engine idling:

  • Engine idling wastes fuel (and therefore