Patience runs out as car insurance prices continue to fall

Car insurance premiums are still falling, but it is still unclear when the market will level out, new research has suggested.

According to insurance provider Esure, car insurance prices fell by 7.4 per cent over the past three months. The result...

Car insurance sees drop in profits due to competition

Mounting levels of competition within the car insurance industry has seen one insurer hit by a heavy drop in profits.

LV= has announced that its operating profits fell significantly over the first six months of the year. The third biggest car...

Whiplash claims adding to car insurance costs

Whiplash claims are adding an extra £118 to each annual car insurance premium, research from Aviva has suggested.

The report found that some 550,000 whiplash claims are made against insurers each year. According to Aviva, a dramatic overhaul...

Clunes dubs car insurance firm 'rude'

Martin Clunes has claimed that car insurance company Churchill is "rude" for dropping him from its adverts.

The car insurance firm made the decision not to feature Clunes in its advertising campaign after he was disqualified from driving...

Young female drivers see car insurance jump 50pc

Young female drivers have seen their car insurance premiums jump by a shocking 50 per cent in the month since the EU gender directive came into force.

Research conducted by uSwitch.com found that 17 and 18-year-old women saw some of the largest...

Mobile website for car insurance launched

A car insurance website specifically designed for mobile users has been launched by comparethemarket.com.

The site is aimed at people who are looking to get quotes on their car insurance through their smartphones. The smaller screens and different...

2013 brings car insurance increases

The New Year is bringing bad news for car insurance customers, with many anticipating a massive shake-up in their costs.

The EU Gender Directive comes into force in January and will prevent the industry from using gender to workout car insurance...

Driving ban sees Clunes dropped from car insurance ad

Martin Clunes will no longer feature in Churchill's car insurance adverts after the actor was issued with a driving ban.

The actor amassed 12 points on his licence for speeding offences so Churchill's decided to drop him in a case...

Quarter of drivers unaware of impending car insurance increase

Research has shown that 26 per cent of drivers are still unaware that their insurance premiums could go up in cost when the new European gender ruling comes into force.

The study, conducted by AA Insurance, found that different groups of individuals...

Young drivers see fall in car insurance costs

Young drivers have seen a significant drop in the cost of their car insurance, according to a recent study.

Conducted by Confused.com, the research found that car insurance has fallen by 13.6 per cent (or around £360) for drivers aged...