Running a business, jobs around the house and looking after the family means a lot of life admin can get left to the last minute. So if you have van insurance coming up for renewal, what do you need to bear in mind to get the job done quickly and affordably? With bills rising, it’s worth taking time to do your research to get the best value for money policy that has all the extras you need.
1. When is the right time to start looking?
The best time to renew your van insurance is three to four weeks before the existing policy expires. That gives you time to compare insurance companies and shop around, which encourages them to compete on price. It’s natural to put things off but if you don’t give yourself time to shop around, you can’t be sure of getting the best deal.
2. How much coverage do you need?
It’s important to consider your needs and all your options to find the coverage that is best suited to you. There are three main types of van insurance available, and choosing the wrong type might not cover you in certain situations and may even cost you more.