Insurance recommendations

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  1. SteveG

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    Hi all,
    Are there any insurance recommendations out there? We used Staveley Head for the past year but apparently the company they used to underwrite it don't insurance motor homes anymore. Their renewal with another company is almost double what we paid last year.
    Thanks in anticipation and best wishes for all your festive travels.
    Merry Christmas to all
     
  2. Jill

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    Comfort. We've been with them for 6 years. This year our (new) home insurance provider attempted to better them and failed. We're paying £389 inc European breakdown cover.
     
  3. NickNic

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    Just shop around, the same as with any insurance.

    We're also with Comfort this year. They beat the renewal from my previous insurer by nearly £500.
     
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    We tend to change between Comfort and Safeguard (whoever is cheapest at renewal time) - similar policies including european breakdown.

    Currently paying circa £400
     
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    Ive just renewed ours with safeguard for second year, dont accept their first quote and they usually lower it.

    Eric
     
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    Been with Comfort insurance for last six years, hassle free.
     
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    Quote from Safeguard was really good - Brand new to MH ing, brand new MH and no NCD etc, asked Caravan Guard and they beat it. Happy days!! Don't advise checking on Compare websites as many; for me anyway, would't offer a quote. Just ring around the numbers on this site. Good Luck
     
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    Safeguard they offered me £75 cash back for new business as I changed Motorhome and had a gap between the two so got it for around £320 including European and breakdown and trailer.
     
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    'ow much?????? :xeek:

    We don't pay that much for motorhome and car together!!!
     
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    We have been with Comfort for about six years, pay around £275 (plus £12 for £1000 audio cover) for an new A class, 6000 miles, was £250 for 6000 miles.
     
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    Renewal quote from CaravanGuard was £785 ish. Comfort came up with £292 for slightly better cover.
     
  12. Lenny HB

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    Same here, not much more for Motorhome & both cars.
     
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    Caravan Guard wouldn't quote me, they don't like low lifes who import their own vehicles.
     
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    The were pretty good with mine last year when it was new. No claims, nothing changed over the year but the renewal quote was ridiculous.
     
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    Have been with Caravan Guard for the past two years, but this year their renewal had gone up to over £500.
    Comfort got our business with a quote of £300
     
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    Not had my renewal yet from Saga but last year was £155, comfort just quoted for new business £274.
    I don't think they will be getting my insurance.
    Will wait for Saga then say C.C. will beat by £25.
     
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    Are you saying they now insure personal imports?
     
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    No idea. I didn't import mine.
     
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