According to the Automobile Association of South Africa, there are 11.4 million registered vehicles on South Africa’s roads and between 65% and 70% of those cars are uninsured. This is alarming because although some motorists may argue that car insurance is too expensive, accidents do occur and driving without cover can have greater financial implications.
With the year having just begun, it’s as good a time as ever to review existing car insurance policies or even apply for one.
“People may be looking to buy a new vehicle or maybe they’re simply looking for something more affordable on their existing premium. Regardless, there are a few key points that should always be considered before making a final decision on insurance.” says Drew Schnehage, Commercial Director at Innovation Group.
Many consumers will be looking to do just that – weighing up options and deciding what solution works best for them. If you’re one of those looking to get your 2018 off to the right start, here are some things to keep in mind: