Car insurance premiums rose 8% in 2017


The latest Car Insurance Price Index in association with Willis Towers Watson has revealed that the average comprehensive premium for UK motorists finished 2017 at £827, almost 8% up over the 12 months.

However, the findings also revealed that prices actually fell by an average of 1.3% in the final three months of the year. It was the second quarterly fall in a row.

According to the researchers it was the largest quarterly reduction in premiums seen in more than three years.


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