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New couples race to jet off on holiday!

A quarter of new couples jet off on holiday together in the opening three months of their relationships, a new study has shown.

Brits continue flocking to Spain despite Brexit uncertainty

Holidaymakers are continuing to flood to Europe for their summer breaks, with Spain the most popular destination, new research shows.

Scottish campaign puts emphasis on road safety

Driving in Scotland has risen in prominence thanks to the iconic North Coast 500 route, but it’s needed a new campaign to remind drivers of their responsibilities on the road.

Travellers hit with inferior overpriced airline add-ons

Passengers who purchase add-ons alongside flights could be paying more than is necessary for inferior products...

Popular cars for young drivers and the cost to insure them

Getting out on the road is notoriously expensive for young drivers, but it is possible to take steps that can help to keep costs down...

The essentials in car maintenance all young drivers should know

With all the excitement of finally getting out on the road, a nationwide study has revealed that many other aspects of driving can quickly be forgotten by young drivers...

CMA takes action on European car hire firms

The Competition and Markets Authority has led action designed to bring more transparency to the European car hire market and drive consumer confidence.

Stop driving uninsured - How young drivers can tackle high insurance premiums

The options young drivers must consider in a bid to reduce the cost of their car insurance premiums.

Could a no-deal Brexit cause widespread flight disruption?

Brexit is shrouded in uncertainty, but the prospect of a no-deal scenario could be a cause for concern among holiday makers.

Travelling to Turkey? What you need to know

If you’re planning a holiday to Turkey in 2019, or beyond, remember that you’ll need to finalise your visa prior to travelling...

What impact will a no deal Brexit have on driving in Europe?

If an agreement with the European Union cannot be reached by 29 March, UK drivers may need to take additional measures if they wish to hire a car and drive in Europe.

Brexit: Why you should check your passport today

If you’re planning to go on holiday in the coming months and you haven’t checked your passport yet, now is the time to do so.

Does the EHIC have a future post-Brexit?

While there is no certainty relating to the status of the EHIC in a post-Brexit environment then, there is a chance that the scheme...

Rental Vehicle Security Scheme part of car hire terror crackdown

The new car rental government scheme launched by the BVRLA which aims to improve counter-terrorism security.

How can insurance firms rise to industry challenges?

Questor Insurance discusses with the Insurance Post the recent and upcoming challenges facing those in the insurance sector, including the impact of increased regulation and impending competition.

UK Car Hire Firms Make Electric Vehicle Pledge

If you plan on renting vehicles in the UK in the near future, you could soon have a wide array of electric cars to choose from.

Three in ten drivers reliant on sat-navs

Nearly a third of UK drivers have admitted that they would struggle on the road without a sat-nav, according to a new survey.

Keyless technology could soon transform car hire

According to the plans from the Car Connectivity Consortium, it will soon be possible to lock, unlock and start motor vehicles via a smartphone. Tech giants Apple, LG and Samsung are among those that are part of the consortium, alongside car manufacturers BMW, Hyundai and Volkswagen.

Travellers given car hire insurance warning

If you’re planning to hire a car on your travels this summer, you should avoid overpriced add-on insurance cover, TravelSupermarket has warned.

Spain toughens car hire and rental markets

Spanish authorities have unveiled a range of measures that could make it tougher to hire vehicles and rent properties in the country.

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