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Top 10 safest first cars

When buying your first car, you want to make sure you’re making the right decision, both financially and when it comes to safety. Although a huge part of staying safe on the road is down to the driver’s actions behind the whe...


How to buy a used car

Whether you need to buy a car to learn to drive in or you’re looking to buy one for after you pass your driving test, you’re probably thinking about buying a used car. Buying your first car is an exciting but expensive time, ...

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Top 10: Eco-friendly first cars

We all know how important it is to look after the environment, and choosing an eco-friendly car can be one of the best ways to reduce your carbon footprint. Whether you're just starting your driving lessons or you've newly re...

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Electric cars — should I buy one?

With petrol prices and pollution levels rising, electric cars are an attractive option. The government are also offering discounts to anyone wishing to purchase their first electric car, and have allocated £400 million toward...

Should I buy a petrol or diesel car

Should I buy a petrol or diesel car?

One thing that your driving lessons probably won't shed much light on is whether you should choose a petrol or diesel model for your first car. There are certainly a lot of reasons to consider diesel over petrol: cheaper tax,...

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Should I buy a car on finance?

Buying your first car is an exciting time, but it can also be confusing trying to compare all of the options. More and more of us are switching to finance deals to buy vehicles, and here we take a look at how buying a car on ...

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What is a No Claims Bonus?

It’s a question you’ll be asked when trying to get insurance quotes, but do you understand how a no claims bonus – also known as a no claims discount – works? It's not something that's typically covered in driving lessons, so...

Car insurance guide for new drivers

Car insurance guide for new drivers

You're covered under your instructor's insurance during driving lessons, but if you’re looking for an insurance quote on your first car, there’s probably going to be a lot of questions which don’t make much sense. This articl...

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