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Man in the 50s driving

Monday, 01 July 2019

7 useful things that drivers over 50 should know

As the UK population ages and life expectancy increases, there are more over 50s on British roads than ever before. There are a few things you’ll want to think about if you plan on getting behind the wheel for many years to come.

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Thursday, 20 June 2019

A guide to teaching your teenager to drive

Teaching your child to drive is something of a rite of passage both for you and for them. Preparation goes a long way and, by following a few essential steps, you can feel positive about helping your teenager on their path to independence.

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Red import truck travelling on the right side of the road

Monday, 03 June 2019

A guide to imported car insurance

Buying a car overseas and having it brought to the UK is a surprisingly popular option among British drivers. If you’re considering buying a car from Europe or even from further afield, it’s important you understand the implications this can have, including how it could impact your car insurance.

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House featuring different home security systems

Friday, 31 May 2019

Keeping your home safe when you are on holiday

We love the much-anticipated Great British summer. From eating al fresco outdoors, to escaping on a well-deserved getaway, it’s the season of (we hope) fun in the sun. Unfortunately, it’s also a time when your home is at risk. Burglary and theft-related crime peak when the light nights arrive*.

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Man fuelling grey car

Thursday, 07 March 2019

What should you do if you put the wrong fuel in your car?

We can all be absentminded, but when it comes to putting the wrong fuel in your car, a simple mistake can feel like a real disaster. With that in mind, we’ve created this step-by-step guide to help put your mind at ease if you accidentally misfuel your car.

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Man looking at car insurance information on computer

Tuesday, 05 February 2019

How to check if a vehicle is insured?

Having a valid car insurance policy is a legal requirement if you’re to take to British roads. In fact, if you don’t have one, you’ll be breaking the law just by leaving your vehicle parked up in the street.

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