Category Archives: Gap Insurance

Do you need Contract Hire GAP insurance?

Leasing a car? Do you need GAP insurance?

If you’re leasing a vehicle, at some point you’re almost certainly going to be on the receiving end of a sales pitch for GAP insurance.  If it’s not the motor…

Vehicle Damage

The Perils Of New-For-Old Cover. v.2

Lots of motor insurance policies include cover for a brand new vehicle on a new-for-old basis during the first year of ownership. In theory this means that if your car…

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How fast do we pay GAP insurance claims?

A number of our competitors make a song and dance about how they guarantee to settle claims within X number of days… recently we’ve had a motor dealer tell one…

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FREE GAP insurance for £824?!

We’re often telling people to be wary of a Motor Dealer offering Free GAP insurance. In return we’re often laughed at by people who believe we’re just being alarmist with…

Vehicle Damage

The Perils Of New-For-Old Cover

A NEWER VERSION OF THIS ARTICLE IS NOW AVAILABLE. CLICK HERE TO SEE IT. It’s now becoming fairly common knowledge that many car insurance policies incorporate New-For-Old cover for a…

Improved Replacement GAP Insurance

Improved Replacement GAP Insurance Policies.

In the event of your vehicle being declared a Total Loss (written off) due to accident, fire or theft, your Motor Insurer will only pay you what they think the…

Revive GAP insurance

Renewable 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 Year GAP Insurance Policies!

In what we believe is genuinely a UK first for GAP insurance, we’re formally announcing today that if you buy a 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5-year Invoice or Replacement…

Click to see the comparison of our Gap Insurance policies against those of our competitors.

UPDATED – How Do Our Gap Insurance Policies Compare to those from our competitors?

We are repeatedly asked how our policies compare to those available from our competitors and whilst we know our policies (and most of our competitor’s policies) inside out, we recognise…

Shortfall.co.uk have been in touch…

On August 22nd, we updated our report detailing how our GAP insurance policies compare to those available from each of our online competitors.  In the report, we highlighted the fact…

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ABI publishes their (confusing?) “Guide To Making Sense of Gap Insurance”

Today we were alerted to the fact that the ABI (Association of British Insurers) had recently published a “Guide To Making Sense Of Gap Insurance“. Given the recent wider industry…