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# car-insurance - Saturday 2 July, 2016

What on earth is going on with motor insurance premiums in Ireland?

A protest took place in Dublin today over the spiralling cost of car insurance premiums here.

# car-insurance - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Motor claim payouts are not behind rocketing car insurance premiums: Michael McGrath

Figures released to the Fianna Fáil finance spokesman show insurance companies paid out more in 2011 and 2012 than in 2014.

# car-insurance - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

'His car insurance jumped from €7k to €56k - he's being forced out of business'

The Dáil will debate a Fianna Fáil motion to tackle the spiralling costs of car insurance.

Poll: Has your car insurance premium gone up this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Has your car insurance premium gone up this year?

TDs are set to debate the issue today.

# car-insurance - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

There's been a big jump in the number of people being refused car insurance

This week, Fianna Fáil is to propose a motion to tackle the rise in motor insurance costs.

# car-insurance - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Land that deal: How to get the best car insurance rate

Motor insurance costs are the biggest issue facing Irish drivers – we’re here to help.

# car-insurance - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Car insurance is up 100% for some drivers. What's going on?

We can’t have high awards and low motor insurance premiums, writes Caeva O’Callaghan.

# car-insurance - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Here's how you could save a fortune on your car insurance

It’s a bad idea to sign up to the first company whose flyer drops in your letterbox, that’s for sure.

# car-insurance - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Credit Unions say they will provide members with good-value car insurance

The ILCU believes members will be very interested in the alternative.

# car-insurance - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge This has gotta be the most convincing ad for car insurance yet Car Fighter

This has gotta be the most convincing ad for car insurance yet

This Turkish car insurance ad will scare the LAW into you.

# car-insurance - Monday 2 December, 2013

Young women fare worst as gender neutral pricing drives up car insurance

On average, women under 25 saw an increase of 20 per cent with some reporting rises of up to 50 per cent while younger men reap the benefits of the new pricing system.

# car-insurance - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Bank of Ireland moves into the car insurance market

The bank said they are entering the car insurance business as a response to ‘market demands’.

# car-insurance - Monday 12 August, 2013

Women drivers see the biggest increase in motoring costs CAR

Women drivers see the biggest increase in motoring costs

General motor costs, car tax and driving licences all increased over the last 12 months while the price of petrol decreased.

# car-insurance - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

6 ways social media can improve your road trip

Do you bring along your smartphone when you hit the road?

# car-insurance - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Open thread: What is the best piece of driving advice you have ever been given?

“And don’t forget to indicate!”

# car-insurance - Monday 27 May, 2013

Poll: Should there be a mandatory prison sentence for uninsured drivers? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be a mandatory prison sentence for uninsured drivers?

A new survey has shown that almost 7 per cent of people have had their vehicle damaged by an uninsured driver, so should the penalties be harsher?

# car-insurance - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

Poll: Do you shop around for your car insurance? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you shop around for your car insurance?

A survey has found that you could save up to €1,335 if you shopped around for your car insurance.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here are the nine things you need to know as you kick off your (rainy) Wednesday morning.

Survey shows differences of over €1,000 between car insurance quotes

The National Consumer Agency said that they “strongly urge motorists” to get a number of quotes before committing.

# car-insurance - Sunday 28 April, 2013

Bad news, Scorpios: you’re the worst for making car insurance claims

Good news for Arians though (if you believe this kind of thing, that is…).

# car-insurance - Sunday 10 February, 2013

Handy tips to help cut your car insurance

Keeping a car on the road is majorly expensive. TheJournal.ie has some tips and tricks to help put some money back in your pocket.

# car-insurance - Monday 4 February, 2013

Insurance companies to have full access to drivers' offences

The measures mean that insurance companies will be able to take serious offences into account when applying a loading on an insurance policy for penalty points.

# car-insurance - Monday 15 October, 2012

Poll: Should men and women's car insurance premiums be the same? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should men and women's car insurance premiums be the same?

A new EC directive on gender discrimination reckons that men and women should pay the same for their motor insurance. Do you agree?

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you need to know this morning.

Car insurance premiums for female drivers set to soar after December

New European Commission rules will mean that insurers can no longer take gender into consideration when assessing customers.

# car-insurance - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Insurers' index shows Waterford drivers get cheapest premiums

Data produced by AonInsure.ie shows that 11 out of 12 hypothetical drivers would get cheaper insurance in Waterford than anywhere else.

# car-insurance - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Priests, teachers and Instagram: the week in statistics

How much does it cost to live? How much are we saving? How long do we have to get a job? And plenty more…

# car-insurance - Thursday 2 June, 2011

€59 million paid out on behalf of uninsured drivers - report

Around €40 is added on to each driver’s insurance premium as a result of crashes which involved uninsured and hit-and-run drivers.

# car-insurance - Thursday 14 April, 2011

Call to put speed monitors in all new vehicles

Irish MEP asks EU to introduce legislation to make devices mandatory.

# car-insurance - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Poll: Do you agree with the European ruling that ends cheaper car insurance for women? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you agree with the European ruling that ends cheaper car insurance for women?

Insurance companies can no longer offer women a discount for safer driving. Let us know what you think.

# car-insurance - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

Five things you need to know by 5 o’clock…