Car insurance guides
Are you confused about your car insurance? Are you looking for a cheap or comprehensive policy? Perhaps you are over 50 or a young driver and need some advice? Help is at hand. We've got heaps of guides to help you find the right car insurance for you.
We know that your policy is confusing, that’s why we’ve provided you with a few frequently asked questions to help you make the right decision when it comes to buying your cover. Read more.
When you buy your policy you’re going to need to decide whether to insure your car for an agreed value or market value. Read more.
Accidents happen every day. Perhaps you were avoiding the neighbour’s cat and drove into a tree? Or that lamp post was closer than you thought? When your cars off the road there’s all the rigmarole of mechanic repairs and arranging hire car replacements. The last thing you want on top of all of that hassle is a rejected insurance claim too! Read more.
Until now, a few good ways to reduce your premiums included adding security devices to your car, driving safely to increase your no claims discounts, and owning a standard model vehicle…but things are changing. Read more.
A No Claims Discount (NCD) is a discount applied to your premium because of good driving and good claims history.Building up this discount is one of the best ways you can reduce your premium costs.The longer you drive without making a claim, the bigger your discount will get. Read more.
Insurers can’t tell if you’re a safe or reckless driver without any previous driving history, so they base their quotes on statistical data from all their customers, and work out the risk you typically pose. Read more.
Did you know that premiums vary dramatically based on the car you choose to buy? The value of your car, safety ratings and repair costs are the main influencers to pay attention to.Here’s our guide to the least and most expensive cars to insure in Australia. Read more.
Buying a car is a big deal and, after spending your hard earned money on your dream machine, you need to make sure you are protected in the event of an accident. Nobody thinks it will happen to them, but if you do have an accident it’s comforting to know that you won’t have to pay possibly thousands of dollars for repairs. Because not all drivers share the same risk profile, there are some variables that will influence the premium you pay on your car insurance, such as your age, gender, location, driving record, car type and where you park your car. You can reduce your premiums by adding security devices to your car, driving safely to improve chance of a good driving record, bundling your insurance with one provider to get discounts and not making unnecessary modifications to your car. However significant savings can be made by shopping around and comparing car insurance premiums. Car insurance provides peace of mind and vital cover that you need. Make sure you pick a policy that fits your individual needs, rather than the first policy you come across. Use our comparison to review a variety of providers and compare prices, features and levels of cover. Compare car insurance to find the right policy for you today! Read more.
Irrelevant of how well you drive if you are under 25 your premiums are likely to be expensive. Here's 6 tips to help young drivers reduce their premiums. Read more.
Insurance companies use many different factors to calculate your premiums and your age is just one of them. Read more.
Whichever insurance type you’re considering, it’s your ‘duty to disclose’ and best answer the questions when applying or renewing your insurance. Read more.
Did you know 14,340 cars were stolen in Australia in the first 3 months of 2013 alone? Read more.
Did you know repair bills from hail damage can be as high as $5,000, and that cars are regularly written-off due to storm damage?
Comprehensive car insurance will cover your car for any damage from storms, hail, flood, fire and more Read more.
Is your car older than 15 years ? There's no need to blow a gasket; with classic car insurance you can relax knowing your pride and joy is safely insured. Read more.
Whether you’re looking for a new policy or thinking of renewing an existing one, using our comparison can save you time and money. Read more.
Compulsory third party insurance (CTP) or greenslip as it’s named in NSW is compulsory in Australia. Your vehicle cannot be registered or legally driven on the roads without it - and you’ll need it to register your car every year. Read more.
Follow our checklist so you can apply for car insurance quickly and easily. Read more.
It’s easy to get confused with your cover. We all know that your insurance covers you for loss or damage caused to and by your vehicle but do you know all the ins and outs? Read more.
Women get cheaper premiums for being safer drivers, Hurrah! Read more.