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Guest Comment: Don't lose out by being loyal to your insurer

Christopher Woolard, Executive Director of Strategy and Competition at the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), explains why the regulator is examining how insurance firms decide what prices they charge their customers

8 November 2018

Revealed: The best day to buy car insurance to slash costs by £100s/yr

Buying your car insurance three weeks ahead of the start day is likely to get you the cheapest price

31 July 2018

How your email address can affect your insurance premium

Some companies have admitted they may give different quotes on car insurance depending on which email address is used

25 January 2018

Car insurance prices 'could stabilise' as Government rethinks compensation shake-up

Proposed changes to the way personal injury compensation payouts are worked out could halt the rise in car insurance

7 September 2017

Record rise for car insurance - here's how to beat it

Car insurance premiums in the UK have shot up 11% over the past year, the fastest year-on-year rise since records began

18 July 2017

AA accidentally sends 'password updated' email causing confusion for customers

The AA wrongly told customers their passwords had been changed, leaving some fearing their accounts had been compromised

26 June 2017

Admiral rapped by regulator over inaccurate auto-renewal letters

Customers given inaccurate auto-renewal letters by Admiral insurance will be able to cancel policies without penalty

16 June 2017

Millions face insurance hikes - but you can beat them

Millions of households and drivers face a steep rise in the cost of new insurance policies

1 June 2017

Admiral auto-renewal letters over-stated how much customers paid

Admiral has sent auto-renewal letters showing 'last year's premium' as the amount quoted, instead of that actually paid.

19 May 2017

Motor insurance rates expected to rise yet further as 'whiplash reforms' are axed

Car insurance rates could be put into overdrive following the decision to scrap plans to introduce 'whiplash reforms'

24 April 2017

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