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Be Wiser Guide To 4x4 Insurance
Car Insurance
Tuesday 19th June 2018
4x4 vehicles are increasing in popularity, and the variety of vehicles on the market proves this. 4x4 cars are made for off-road environments and therefore offer excellent traction and stability, particularly in inclement weather and poor road conditions.
Be Wiser Guide To No Deposit Car Insurance
Car Insurance
Tuesday 8th May 2018
For drivers who don’t want to pay for their entire annual car insurance policy in one lump sum, paying in monthly instalments is a good alternative. It comes with an additional cost in the shape of a small amount of interest, but paying for one month at a time can help motorists to spread the cost of driving throughout the year.
What Are Your Family’s Car Insurance Options?
Car Insurance
Tuesday 20th March 2018
If you need to insure more than one person in your family or household, it may be worth taking out multi-car insurance (if there is more than one car involved), adding a named driver to your policy, or taking out short-term car insurance. Here we explain your family car insurance options, when you may need to use each one, and what’s involved.
Am I Insured To Drive Other Cars?
Car Insurance
Tuesday 20th February 2018
It may surprise you to know that while driving other cars was once included as standard on comprehensive car insurance policies from most insurers, this is no longer the case.
Be Wiser Guide To De-Icing Your Car
Car Maintenance
Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Did you know that leaving your car engine running while parked on a public road is an offence? Despite this, many motorists still leave their car running to de-ice it on frosty winter mornings. However, driving off without fully clearing your windscreen can also get you into trouble.
Do You Need A Dashcam?
Car Technology
Thursday 21st December 2017
Dashcams have grown in popularity, with ownership increasing from 1% to 15% in just four years. There are many to choose from, and several reasons why people use them. Whether you’re not sure of the benefits of a dashcam or you’re ready to hit record, take a look at our handy guide to find out everything you need to know about dashcams.
Should You Always Choose the Cheapest Car Insurance?
Car Insurance
Thursday 14th December 2017
When comparing car insurance quotes, it may be tempting to simply go with the cheapest option. However, while cost is an important factor, you need to make sure that you are buying the right cover for you.
What Do Insurance Underwriters Do?
Car Insurance
Thursday 30th November 2017
Often when you receive your car insurance policy, it will state that your policy is underwritten by a different company, but what does this mean?
Dos and Donts When Your Car Breaks Down
Car Maintenance
Tuesday 21st November 2017
A car breakdown can ruin your entire day, and it can be dangerous as well as costly. If your car has never broken down before, it’s a good idea to be prepared so that you know what to do. The most important thing to remember is that your safety should be your top priority.