How you can beat the insurance tax rise

If you buy car or home insurance then changes to the tax rules mean that the cost of your cover went up on 1 November. Insurance Premium Tax rates were raised on 1 November from 6 per cent to 9.5 per cent, with the Association of British Insurers reporting that this will add an average … Continued

Penalty points costing drivers £132 million a year

If you have penalty points on your driving licence then it is likely that your car insurance is more expensive. Now, a new study has found that British drivers with points are paying £132 million a year in higher insurance premiums. The research from the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) and a leading price comparison … Continued