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    • ellonkeith
    • By ellonkeith 1st Dec 17, 3:52 PM
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    Insuring a leased car
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    • 1st Dec 17, 3:52 PM
    Insuring a leased car 1st Dec 17 at 3:52 PM
    I am thinking of getting a car on a personal lease/contract hire basis.
    Does anyone know if it is generally more expensive to insure a leased car because you are not the "registered keeper" and it belongs to the leasing company or should it be no different to insuring your own car. Cheers.
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    • loskie
    • By loskie 1st Dec 17, 5:00 PM
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    • 1st Dec 17, 5:00 PM
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    • 1st Dec 17, 5:00 PM
    it didnt cost me any more that was with Direct Line
    • BoGoF
    • By BoGoF 1st Dec 17, 7:02 PM
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    • 1st Dec 17, 7:02 PM
    Same for me
    • maximumgardener
    • By maximumgardener 16th Dec 17, 12:44 PM
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    • 16th Dec 17, 12:44 PM
    • #4
    • 16th Dec 17, 12:44 PM
    I am thinking of getting a car on a personal lease/contract hire basis.
    Does anyone know if it is generally more expensive to insure a leased car because you are not the "registered keeper" and it belongs to the leasing company or should it be no different to insuring your own car. Cheers.
    Originally posted by ellonkeith

    well...the thing is you probably are the registered keeper BUT

    NOT the owner till you have paid for the vehicle.
    • bengalknights
    • By bengalknights 16th Dec 17, 12:47 PM
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    • 16th Dec 17, 12:47 PM
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    • 16th Dec 17, 12:47 PM
    Made no difference in cost to me with a VWFS lease where they are registered owners.
    • jacobi1
    • By jacobi1 16th Dec 17, 5:45 PM
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    • 16th Dec 17, 5:45 PM
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    • 16th Dec 17, 5:45 PM
    New or 2nd hand? If new, read my thread here especially re Direct Line:

    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=5760020
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