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Motorway

GoCompare data* reveals young driver car insurance costs are falling

Revealed: The 10 cheapest cars to insure - experts name the ten cars which could reduce new driver premiums by up to a further 35%

Student

Young drivers warned of the spectre of ‘ghost brokers’ on social media

  • GoCompare Car Insurance warns thousands of motorists could be driving uninsured after buying ‘too-good-to-be-true’ car insurance;
  • Unsuspecting victims face serious consequences including disqualification from driving or a criminal record;
Plane

GoCompare offers post-Brexit insurance need-to-knows whether a deal is passed or not.

GoCompare offers advice and highlights the four main policy changes affecting those traveling to Europe post Brexit.

Plane

No-deal health insurance warning for British tourists

UK-issued EHICs will cease to be valid overnight in the event of a no-deal Brexit
GoCompare Travel Insurance warns people planning to go abroad that regardless of whether a Brexit deal is struck or not – travel insurance is essential.

Phone Driving

Young drivers clueless when it comes to insurance

  • GoCompare Car Insurance warns that young drivers’ lack of understanding could leave them at risk if they need to make a claim;  
  • New free excess protection policy1 will pay-out up to £250 for qualifying* car insurance claims. The offer aims to raise awareness of excesses which are among the least well-understood aspects of insurance.
Bills

Research shows FCA changes to renewal letters are failing to make an impact

Loyalty penalty:  Majority of drivers are not seeing messages introduced over two years ago about the importance of shopping around

Cash at home

GoCompare comments on the FCA’s interim report on insurance pricing

“These proposals won’t remove the loyalty penalty.”

Coloured Mews

Revealed: The 20 features that will sell your home

  • Central heating, double glazing, and secure doors and windows top UK home-buyers’ lists of ‘must-have’ home features;
  • Death of the landline! Phone connection replaced by satellite TV in the top 20;
  • Biggest movers in last 5 years: good broadband and mobile phone connections and a room big enough for a large, flat-screen TV;
  • Period features and highly rated schools fail to make the grade.
Stay-cation

7 tips to take the sting out of half-term holiday travel insurance

Ahead of the October half-term holidays, GoCompare Travel Insurance shares 7 tips to help families avoid getting stung by their travel insurance.

Locking door

1 in 4 households turning to smart tech to protect their homes from thieves and burglars

79% of UK householders worry about being burgled but 83% also think they should be doing more to improve their home security

Row of houses

DIY home move revolution: 42% of sellers would shun bricks-and-mortar estate agents for next move

  • 3 million potential house-sellers would sign-up with an online agent to cut the cost of moving or sell privately;
  • Nearly half (49%) would also cut costs by undertaking a DIY house removal;
  • GoCompare Home Insurance warns that the DIY approach could invalidate your contents insurance.