Category Archives: motortrade

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Young Motor Traders Insurance – Under 25s and 21s

If you’re a young motor trader, it’s essential that you have the right insurance before servicing or selling a vehicle. However, cheap motor trade insurance for young traders is not easy to come by. Like your private motor insurance, it’s more expensive to insure a motor trade business as a young person. Some insurers don’t Read the full article…

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Your Guide to Motor Trade insurance

As a motor trader, you need motor trade insurance – it’s a legal obligation. The world of traders’ insurance can be confusing, especially if you’re new to the motor industry. This guide to motor trade insurance covers some of the key questions, including: Key facts you need to know when buying motor trade insurance Who Read the full article…

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20 tips to save money on your motor trade insurance

Running a motor trade business is an expensive undertaking, so it’s only natural to want to reduce your outgoings as much as possible. To help your garage, dealership or body shop business save money, we have put together some top tips on how to reduce your motor trade insurance premium. In this article, we will Read the full article…

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New and used car values after lockdown

What will happen to car values as we come out of lockdown? We take a look at what’s happened during this unprecedented time, and why motor traders can have cause for optimism in the year ahead. Motor dealers of all sizes have curtailed activities or stopped altogether during lockdown. Some have carried on working throughout; Read the full article…

Winter Driving

Crash course – avoiding accidents in winter

Winter is a difficult time of year for drivers, especially those who work for a living and spend the most time on the road. Taxi drivers, couriers and hauliers will find themselves on the road at all hours during what is inevitably a busy time for everyone who is a professional driver. Dark nights and Read the full article…

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How to Capitalise on Record High Used Car Values

Dealers, traders and garages are paying more attention to used cars in 2019 as the market continues to shift away from new car sales. With record high used-car prices across different fuel types, we explore how you can capitalise on this trend. Average prices for used cars have been at a record high for a Read the full article…