Could The Colour Of Your Car Influence Your Premium?
Are red cars more expensive to insure? Are white cars safer, and therefore cheaper? Does the colour of your car influence the price of your monthly insurance premium at all? We separate fact from fiction once and for all.
Excess – Understanding Why You Pay It
We already pay monthly insurance premiums, so why do we have to pay all these excess payments when claiming? We look at the different types of excess, how they affect you, and why they exist.
Do You Know Your Towing Rights?
Far too many motorists have fallen victim to bullying, trickery and ill-treatment when it comes to towing their vehicles, and not even an insurance company can protect us once we've made an incorrect decision. Know your towing rights, and walk away a winner.
How To Behave At The Scene Of An Accident
Car crashes and accidents of any magnitude are an extremely stressful experience. Losing our cool in these situations, however, will often only make matters a whole lot worse. So, here are some tips on how to behave at the scene, and walk away a winner.
Will Your Travel Insurance Cover You for Coronavirus?
Many South Africans are concerned about traveling during the coronavirus outbreak. While most travel insurance policies do not offer cover in the event of an epidemic or pandemic, some insurers are adapting their policies to give travelers greater peace of mind. Let’s take a look.
Using Your Car To Get A Loan – Beware These Pitfalls!
South Africa has witnessed massive growth in the Car Pawn industry, with an increasing number of companies offering cash loans against fully paid-up vehicles. Some of the most tempting deals, however, could be detrimental to your financial well-being. Here's what to look out for.
What Affects Your Premium On Used Car Insurance?
Thinking of protecting your new second-hand car? There are a number of factors which could impact the price of your monthly insurance premium. Let's take a look.
Balloon Payments – How Do They Work?
Many, many people have faced debilitating debt after agreeing to a Balloon Payment loan when buying a car. How does this type of loan work, and why should we avoid it? Let's take a look.
The Two Most Important Things To Know About A Motor Warranty
Many South Africans still confuse their motor warranty with a service plan, or find their claims rejected due to completely misunderstanding the terms and conditions of their policy. In this article, we'll explain exactly what a motor warranty is, how to get the best out of it, and what to look for when purchasing.
The Heavy-Duty Value Of Scratch And Dent Insurance
No road is safe! Not for the exterior of your vehicle, that is. Your car will inevitably suffer a fair amount of damage as time wears on, and the cost of keeping up with the constant repairs could easily get out of hand. That's where Scratch and Dent Insurance plays a major role, picking up the slack where traditional Car Insurance falls short. Let's take a closer look at this heavy-duty Value Added Product.
What Makes Value Added Products So Valuable?
How do we begin to determine real value when it comes to insurance? In this article we'll be taking a look at how Value Added Products (VAPs) not only fill the gaps in traditional insurance cover, but offer massive amounts of value all by themselves.
Be Aware Of These Common Insurance Exclusions
Exclusions are items, drivers, situations or circumstances that are not covered by your insurance policy. You need to be aware of them, or your claim could be rejected.