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Food delivery insurance - everything you need to know

March 2, 2021 | Posted under: Car Insurance: The Latest News, Tips and Advice.

Food delivery insurance – everything you need to know If you deliver food, it is important to make sure you have the correct car insurance in place. Find the best deal on delivery insurance with Bobatoo:  With the explosion of the 'gig economy' in recent years, more and more people are finding themselves effectively self-employed and on their own when it comes to things like paying tax and making sure they have the correct insurance. Companies like Deliveroo mean that almost anyone…

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New Research Shows the Importance of Shopping Around for New Car Insurance

March 1, 2021 | Posted under: Car Insurance: The Latest News, Tips and Advice.

New research shows the importance of shopping around for new car insurance rather than auto-renewing UK motorists have been warned to avoid a common mistake when renewing their car insurance, which could save them as much as £277. A new study by car insurance comparison site GoCompare has found that there has been a significant increase in the number of drivers automatically renewing their car insurance policy in the past year – with 7.6 million policies having been renewed automatically…

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New Study Reveals Which Jobs Face the Highest Car Insurance Premiums

February 25, 2021 | Posted under: Car Insurance: The Latest News, Tips and Advice.

A new study reveals which jobs are currently facing the highest and lowest car insurance premiums GoCompare, one of the well-known car insurance comparison sites, has recently carried out a study comparing quotes for a range of job titles to see which occupations are facing some of the highest and the lowest premiums and to work out an average cost for each one. They analysed car insurance quotes that were purchased between 2018 and 2020, so their results give a good indicator as to the prices you…

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How to make a claim for pothole damage

January 28, 2021 | Posted under: Car Insurance: The Latest News, Tips and Advice.

How to make a claim for pothole damageMany of Britain’s roads are in poor condition as a result of underinvestment from the government. If you hit a pothole that causes damage to your car, you may be able to claim compensation.  Here’s our step-by-step guide to what you should do: Step 1: Collect evidence and document the damage Ensure you note down the location of the pothole.  If possible (and safe to do so) take a picture of the pothole. Ideally, if the road is not too busy,…

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Am I Insured to Drive Other Cars? | Car Insurance Advice

January 7, 2021 | Posted under: Car Insurance: The Latest News, Tips and Advice.

Am I Insured to Drive Other Cars? Drive any car insurance, otherwise known as cover for driving other cars (DOC), used to be a standard feature on most comprehensive car insurance policies, allowing drivers to get behind the wheel of any car they wanted, knowing that if the worst should happen, they’d be covered by their insurance policy. These days, however, times have changed and insurance to drive any car now often comes with a catch – some policies don’t allow it at all.   Get…

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Cheapest Cars to Insure

January 6, 2021 | Posted under: Car Insurance: The Latest News, Tips and Advice.

10 the Cheapest Cars to Insure Right Now Buying a car, whether it’s your first car or your fifth, is always incredibly exciting but that excitement can sometimes dissipate somewhat when you factor in that you have to insure your car, which can often be quite costly (especially for young and new drivers). Get a Quote When it comes to finding the cheapest cars to insure in the UK, you can usually expect the same few cars to crop up time and again across many lists. Back in 2014 and 2015, we wrote…

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What to do if you put the wrong fuel in your car

January 5, 2021 | Posted under: Car Insurance: The Latest News, Tips and Advice.

What to do if you put the wrong fuel in your car Many peoples’ first reaction when putting the wrong fuel in a car is to panic and feel a little embarrassed, but don’t beat yourself up too much – approximately 150,000 drivers do the exact same thing every year. Or to put that another way, just over 400 people do it every day! It’s an easy mistake to make – if you’re using an unfamiliar petrol station you may find the pumps aren’t clearly labelled, or you…

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I put the wrong fuel in my car, am I covered?

January 5, 2021 | Posted under: Car Insurance: The Latest News, Tips and Advice.

I put the wrong fuel in my car, am I covered?Want a great deal on car insurance? Get a FREE quote now. The stresses and strains of modern life can certainly take their toll on all of us and often lead to us making very silly mistakes. Picture the familiar scene: the kids are playing up in the back of the car or you’re running late for an appointment and lo and behold, to compound the frenzy, your petrol warning light’s just come on. So you now have part of your dashboard frantically…

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How to find out if your car has a factory-fitted immobiliser | Insurance Help

December 6, 2020 | Posted under: Car Insurance: The Latest News, Tips and Advice.

Does my car have an immobiliser? – How to find out if your car has a factory-fitted immobiliser Car insurance companies often ask you if your car has a factory-fitted immobiliser when you get a quote. If you are unsure about how to answer, read our guide below Having an insurance-approved immobiliser fitted on your vehicle will greatly reduce the risk of you becoming a victim of motor theft. When purchasing car insurance, an insurer will often ask you if you have a factory-fitted immobiliser.…

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Car Insurance Prices Could Increase Due to a Software Update

November 12, 2020 | Posted under: Car Insurance: The Latest News, Tips and Advice.

Car Insurance Prices Could Increase Due to a Software Update Many modern cars now contain ‘Software Over the Air’ (SOTA) technology which allows manufacturers to update a car’s software remotely. Some car owners with SOTA technology have been alarmed to discover that their car insurance premiums have significantly increased as a result of reporting a software update to their insurer. Of course, car owners are told by many insurers that if they fail to report software…

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