Car Insurance

Car Insurance

Fraudulent Activities of Fake Insurance-acquiring Scammer Uncovered by Covert Police Operation Which Scuppers Plans to steal £200k of Hire Cars

A covert anti-fraud unit-led sting operation successfully brought to justice a conman who had assumed the stolen identities of other unwitting people so as to arrange fake motor insurance policies. The accused party also pretended to be a care assistant who had been (fraudulently) involved in a number ...
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Beware of Blowtorches and Pheasants: UK’s Strangest Caravan Insurance Claims Laid Bare

Who’d have ever thought that the most serene and leisurely of quintessentially British pastimes would pose such a health and safety risk to those who freely participate on an annual basis, yet it seems that the otherwise unassuming art of caravanning can be something of a dangerous undertaking. ...
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Motor and Home Insurance Premiums Set to Potentially Rise Again as News of New EU Ruling Breaks

More bad news for hard-hit Brits (and more grease to the elbow of those championing a Brexit come June this year), as it emerges that millions of us will be slapped with an additional £25 on insurance bills thanks to a controversial EU VAT ruling. According to recent ...
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It’s Bean a Long Time Coming: Rowan Atkinson’s McLaren F1 Repairs Bill Smashes Existing UK Car Insurance Claim

In a script that couldn’t be bettered by his hapless and accident-prone TV alter ego, famed petrolhead (and the actor behind the bumbling Mr Bean character), Rowan Atkinson has smashed the existing record for the largest car insurance pay-out in British history according to various news sources. Not ...
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Safety of self-driving cars a big turn-off for UK drivers, says new survey

A new survey carried out by insurance deals expert Bobatoo.co.uk doesn’t make for great reading for Google and the other car manufacturers currently hard at work on self-driving cars. According to Bobatoo’s survey, which polled nearly 1,000 UK motorists, less than 1-in-3 drivers would prefer to have a ...
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LV Rolls Out Debut Online Fleet Insurance Product

Leading motor insurance provider, Liverpool Victoria (LV) has upped the ante in the strategical growth of its electronically traded commercial product portfolio by launching its inaugural virtual fleet insurance product. Extending its online trading arm, LV’s brand new digital platform can cover fleets of between 2 and 200 ...
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Belt up your dog, or risk your car insurance being invalidated

Who doesn’t love seeing a car drive past with an excited dog’s head jutting out of the window, seemingly having the time of its life? Possibly with its jowls or ears (or both) flapping hilariously in the jet stream as it observes everything it passes. It’s generally one ...
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Motor Insurance for Young Drivers Now Twice the Price of First Car

For a long time on the receiving end of bum deals from car insurance providers, those young and newly qualified drivers have even more bad news this week, with news that Britain’s young drivers are forking out twice as much in their motor insurance premiums as they are ...
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Bogus Motor Insurer Convicted for Selling Non-Policies to Victims

It’s bad enough having to fork out sometimes extortionate car insurance premiums to genuine motor insurance policy providers, yet imagine your horror if you discovered you’d stumped up for a policy which afforded you absolutely no cover whatsoever. And that if you had had to claim on it ...
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Car Mods Will Burn Even Bigger Holes in Driver’s Pockets

It’s long been acknowledged that motor insurers come down hard on boy racers should they choose to modify their cars, whether it’s to increase the performance of the vehicle or simply enhance the aesthetics. However www.moneysupermarket.com have recently revealed some of heavy premium costs that car insurers have ...
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