Car insurance premiums are soaring

With a rise of approximately 20 per cent over the past 12 months in the cost of car insurance premiums, many motorists may be in for a nasty shock when the time comes...

Pay-as-you-go car insurance examined

A number of insurance companies are now offering so-called pay-as-you-go insurance, allowing motorists to vary the amount they pay depending on how far they have driven...

Make sure car insurance covers EU travel

With more British drivers expected to take to the road on their holiday this summer rather than risk being caught up in airline strike issues or volcanic ash cancellations,...

Rocketing insurance premiums raise inflation

An alarming rise in car insurance premiums is contributing to record-breaking inflation levels, according to the Office for National Statistics.

Premiums rose by 6.3 per cent in April alone, giving an annual rise of 26.1 per cent, making them...

Court case highlights modification insurance risks

The owner of a heavily modified car that was involved in a fatal road accident is being sued by her insurance company for not informing them of the modifications.

Anne Bissmire's Vauxhall Corsa was being driven by Daniel Bissmire, thought...

Car hire firms charge holiday-makers excessive insurance

Car hire companies are charging extortionate fees for insurance on their cars, new figures from moneymaxim have revealed.

The car hire insurance comparison website found that insurance purchased from the companies is – in terms of 'real...

Motorists warned to check misfueling coverage

Many motorists are unaware that their policies do not cover them for misfueling their cars, an insurance brokers group has warned.

The British Insurance Brokers' Association (BIBA) said many policies do not cover drivers who mistakenly...

RSA Insurance Group increase UK sales

RSA Insurance Group increased their car insurance premiums by 9 per cent in the first quarter of this year, helping them to beat their forecast sales.

Sales were 7 per cent up in the UK, compared to the same period last year, helped by premium...

New site for car hire insurance

A new website for car insurance has been launched by ASAP, called car-hire-insurance.co.uk.

Many UK motorists may not actually be aware that they can save money on car hire by purchasing their car hire insurance from another company, rather...

Warnings about driving when tired

Motorists have been warned that if they drive without having had sufficient sleep they are putting themselves in danger.

Recent research carried out by webuyanycar.com...