Infignos Media -- buyersUSA Consulting
15 Radio Streams
Click Here
160 Cheryl Lane Eastabooga al
Advertise Here

From Banking and Financial Services - Insurance

Brought to you by Tangible Investment Group

Since 2006 we've been buying your gold and jewelry. Highest Prices Guaranteed, and you can take that to the bank! Located on 5th floor in Wells Fargo Bank Building, Quintard Ave. Anniston. Call us at 256-231-0444.

Bladder Control reveals that first-time drivers prefer smaller cars -

Mon, 30 Apr 2012 10:49:15 EST has announced that, according to its recent survey, first-time buyers are becoming more savvy to the cost of cars; looking at the full cost of motoring rather than just the cost of buying a car.

Cars are one of the biggest expenses that people make in their life time, with 76% of respondents to the survey stating this. However, people are having to compromise on the cars they drive. Big engines and car modifications no longer the new driver's prerogative, due to the cost of insurance and overall rising cost of motoring.

According to's research, motor car insurance is viewed as a 'huge expense' by 66% of people. This is because the cost of an average comprehensive policy is £1,869 for women aged 17-20 compared with £3,635 for men.'s research showed almost 70% of people chose their first car with an engine size of 1.3 litres or less, with 15% of under 24s citing insurance cost as the main reason for choosing a care with a smaller engine.

To keep costs down, new drivers are opting for the Ford Fiesta, which was voted the most popular first car, followed by the Mini One, in the poll of 2,000 drivers (selected from a list of 52 different makes and models).

For a 17-year-old male to insure a Ford Fiesta Encore 1.3 litre engine, the insurance premium would cost on average £5,372.96. This compares with the cost for a first-time buyer purchasing a Volkswagen Golf GTI 2 litre engine, which would cost £12,144.75 for insurance cover. This is more than double the cost of insurance for a Ford Fiesta, the first-time buyers' car of choice.

Gareth Kloet, Head of Car Insurance at, said: "Car insurance is a huge purchase for young drivers. However, our research tells us that these drivers are adapting to pressures and opting for smaller, cheaper cars, in order to minimise their insurance premiums.

"Buying your first car is a really exciting purchase. For the first-time buyer, cost is an important factor with 50% saying that price affects their purchase, and 35% of first-time buyers paying £500 or less for their first car."

To help young drivers, advises them to first decide how much they can afford to pay for their first car; not just the sum to buy the car itself but also the running costs - insurance, MOT, vehicle excise duty, petrol, repairs and servicing. encourages first-time car buyers to shop around on a price comparison site and add an experienced named driver onto their insurance.


About was the UK's first price comparison site for car insurance. is one of the UK's biggest and most popular price comparison services. Launched in 2002, it generates over one million quotes per month. It has expanded its range of comparison products over the last couple of years to include specialised insurances such as buy to let home insurance, learner driver car insurance, women's car insurance, and mortgage life insurance breakdown cover, as well as financial services products including credit cards, loans, mortgages and life insurance. is not a supplier, insurance company or broker. It provides an objective and unbiased comparison service. By using cutting-edge technology, it has developed a series of intelligent web-based solutions that evaluate a number of risk factors to help customers with their decision-making, subsequently finding them great deals on a wide-range of insurance products, financial services, utilities and more.'s service is based on the most up-to-date information provided by UK suppliers and industry regulators. is owned by the Admiral Group plc. Admiral listed on the London Stock Exchange in September 2004. is regulated by the FSA.

PR Contact:
Sarah Wenham press office
Friary House
Greyfriars Road
CF10 3AE
02920 434275

Source: WebWire

From Our Blogs

Don’t Be Shy with your Doctor about Embarrassing GI Symptoms

The most uncomfortable afflictions are often the most embarrassing.

Space? Ocean Depths? Experts Predict the Future of Travel

Technology is changing everything about the way we live.

Tricks and Treats to Stay on Budget this Halloween

You don’t have to spend a pirate’s booty if you plan carefully.

How You and Your Family Can Protect Your Local Environment

Getting involved with protecting your state’s woods is easy.

Sign up for our weekly newsletter.

Our Website Sponsors

The Party Center

Everything you need for your next party! Specializing in items for your birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, and all holidays and special occasions. Located at 1716 Hamric Drive East in Oxford. Call 256-831-4449.

Transformation Technologies

Improve your golf scores. View our free 16 minute golf course at

Oxford Lumber

Neighborhood service and warehouse prices since 1958. We're also proud to own and operate Roanoke Ace Home Center, Talladega Ace Home Center and Jacksonville Home Center. Oxford Lumber is located at 1400 Barry Street. Call 256-831-0540

Frontera Bar & Grill

Mexican quisine at it's finest. For lunch, dinner or take out, visit Frontera Bar & Grill 1750 Hamric Dr E Oxford, AL 36203? (256) 835-9905

Signature In Home Care

Our mission is to help seniors remain independent in their homes as long as possible by offering quality, affordable care. We can also provide a helping hand with activities of daily living. Call 1-877-777-1822 or 256-831-3250