Insurance & Motoring

How safety modifications might increase your car insurance

How safety modifications might increase your car insurance There are some pretty terrifying statistics out there when it comes to road accidents, so you might be forgiven for thinking that your insurance company would want to help you out if you take steps to make your vehicle that bit safer on the road. Unfortunately, you […]

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Win £750 in cash!

Win £750 in cash! Thursday 21st July could be your lucky day! Go Ultra Low are the government backed scheme for electric vehicles in the UK. I have worked with them a number of times in the past and they are fantastic! Anyone know knows me personally will know I speak my mind and don’t […]

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Vauxhall Recall Zafiras AGAIN!

Vauxhall have issued a second recall of their Zafira cars after an investigation revealed they have been bursting into flames after being repaired *Post update* There has been another Zafira fire, this time it happened as the car stood still on a McDonalds drive-thru. A mum and her 4 kids escaped the car just in […]

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Pass Plus driving training discount

Pass Plus driving training discount However, not every area applies for this… If you live in selected parts of the UK then you could be eligable for help towards paying the cost of Pass Plus driving lessons. It is thought the discount could be around £75 – sounds great! According to the Direct Gov website […]

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Warning for drivers who take medication

Warning for drivers who take medication Do you take medication or have hay fever? You need to know this… Motorists are now being warned about the dangers of driving under the influence of medication after a new law was passed last year which not many people know about. A new drug-driving offence came into force […]

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New car tax rules 2017

New car tax rules 2017 From April 2017 there will be new rules in place regarding car tax, however many people are going to be out of pocket. Currently, any car that produces less than 100g/km of carbon dioxide (CO2) does not pay vehicle excise duty (VED), better known as car tax, making hybrid and […]

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Saving money with preventative car maintenance

Saving money with preventative car maintenance Back in February I shared some tips on how to save money by adopting better driving habits. There are some car owner habits that we tend to have even when we are not driving that can end up saving us money. Neglect is a Money Grabber Have you ever […]

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‘Crash For Cash’ Hotspots. Where Are You Most At Risk?

‘Crash For Cash’ Hotspots. Where Are You Most At Risk? I recently posted a warning regarding the dangerous car crash scam going around. The terrible scam targets women with children and elderly drivers. You can read the full details of what to look out for here. Now the top hotspots have been revealed where drivers […]

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Car myths that could be costing you a fortune

Car myths that could be costing you a fortune Running a car can be extremely pricey, even if we do take all the necessary actions to try and keep our car insurance down to an absolute minimum.  But believe it most of us are wasting £100’s every year on these common car myths. I know I […]

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Car insurance could be about to get more expensive!

Car insurance could be about to get more expensive! Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the forecourt and get yourself a shiny new car, it turns out that UK motorists are likely to be hit with a hefty increase in the cost of car insurance policies. Research by the AA […]

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Older women could get the option to retire earlier.

Older women could get the option to retire earlier. From 2020, both men and women’s state pension age will be changed to 66 with that age increasing to 67 from 2026. Women in their 50’s were given little notice that they were expected to work longer before their retirement. The current state pension age at […]

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Motoring laws we never realised we were breaking!

Motoring laws we never realised we were breaking! If you thought you were living your life on the right side of the law then think again! If you drive a car then the chances are you’ve broken some of these laws on more than one occasion. Most likely because you weren’t even aware they existed […]

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Motorists Beware Of Car Insurance Scam ‘Flash For Cash’

Motorists Beware Of Car Insurance Scam ‘Flash For Cash’ It seems as though scammers will go to desperate lengths these days to get money out of unsuspecting victims, although the police are doing their best to protect us from the criminals, it seems as though the best thing we can do is know what to […]

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Tips to help you save on your car insurance

How to save money on your car insurance Firstly, Use my car insurance comparison service here – Compare Car insurance Then follow the below advice. With the cost of car insurance steadily increasing, it pays to take some simple steps to cut the price of your cover. Your premium is calculated on how much of […]

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