All posts for the month October, 2015

Third Party Insurance Is Not Always the Cheapest Option

It’s never safe to assume that third party insurance is the cheapest option available, in fact, in most cases you will find that it’s not this way for young drivers. The logic here is that the younger driver appears to be at a higher-risk and thus you will find that your insurance will go up slightly because of this.

Adding a Second Responsible Driver May Help to Lower Your Costs

By adding a second driver that has a clean record to your drivers insurance you will be a really good idea for the young operator as this individual likely has a much better record and is a lot more financially stable than a very young person. Always keep this in mind when you go out to shop for car insurance online.

Always Minimize Your Risks When Operating a Motor vehicle

As a young operator you will want to make sure not to be a huge risk taker when operating your car as this will increase the chances of something going wrong. If something goes wrong the insurer will likely place a much higher penalty on you than say someone who has been driving for many years with a proven track record.

If you have special circumstances, let your insurer know about them

You should always do your best to let the insurer know about any specific details about your car. A lot of people don’t always know this but you could save a lot of money on your insurance by including the fact that you have upgraded your security system in the car with a device capable of tracking it’s whereabouts in the event that the car is stolen.

It’s also a good idea to let your insurance company know if you plan to move in the upcoming months as this will likely help you to avoid any headaches down the road when that time comes.

Try not to “soup” your car up too much

By adding more than what is necessary to your car in an effort to make the car go faster, seem cooler or just flat out get more attention than necessary, there is no doubt you will be getting the extra attention from your insurance provider as well, this will end up costing you more money to insure your car so keep this in mind as a young operator.

Do Not Lie To Your Insurer

If you decide to tell a lie to your insurer you could be preventing yourself from getting future services from the same company. This would mean that you would have to find another service provider and if this is the case you will be limiting the amount of options you have available to find a lender that is the most suitable and cost effective for your needs.

Adjust Your Job Description To A Higher Perceived Position

When you go to apply, make sure to include the best sounding name for your position at work. You will want to choose a name that comes with a higher perceived value attached to it. Doing this will make you look more professional and will help you save a few bucks on your car insurance as well.