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Adrian Holliday

Articles and guides written by Adrian Holliday

How to get the best car insurance deals, driving abroad

What is European breakdown cover and do I need it?

A European holiday breakdown is stressful but good quality protection isn’t expensive. Read more to discover the breakdown insurance basics you need at the right price – then get on and enjoy your break.

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Car tax refunds explained

If you tell DVLA you’ve sold your car, you are entitled to a Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) road tax refund. It’s easy to do but you may not get back as much as you hoped. Find out how to reclaim your car tax.

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Car insurance groups – how to find the cheapest cars to insure

Can you tax a car without insurance?

You must have insurance in place when taxing a car. You can tax your car online or by phone without a physical copy of your insurance document. But the DVLA, will check you have valid car insurance before issuing your car tax.

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Cheapest EVs to Insure

The range of hybrids available on the market is now wide. With such abundant choice, you can afford to take the cost of insurance cover into consideration when making your choice. We reveal what you need to know.

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Does high-tech car safety kit help lower your insurance costs?

Anti-lock brakes (ABS), airbags and advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) that scan the road ahead.

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How do black box and telematics insurance devices work?

How to find the best black box car insurance policy

A black box insurance policy can save you money if you’re a younger driver. Read on to find what black box insurance is, how it works, and why it might work for you.

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Bicycles and cars: can cyclists and car drivers get along?

Cyclists and car drivers have to share the roads but do bicycles or cars have the most rights and what’s the insurance position?

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What is Remapping a Car? | ECU Remapping

An engine remap improves your car performance, meaning more power and economy. But what are the remap risks – and could they hit your insurance premium?

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