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    • Lemonadedrinker
    • By Lemonadedrinker 13th Mar 18, 10:32 PM
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    Understanding Car insurance quotes
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    • 13th Mar 18, 10:32 PM
    Understanding Car insurance quotes 13th Mar 18 at 10:32 PM
    Good evening guys..
    I've searched for car insurance quotes on search engine and let's say I was quoted £600 a year..well I had one accident 4 years ago which I declared so I only have 3 years NCB ...when altering my info I've removed the accident and put 12 years NCB and still get quoted £600 how can this be?? I'm very confused ?? Any ideas guys please
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    • forgotmyname
    • By forgotmyname 14th Mar 18, 2:32 AM
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    Because insurance doesnt make sense to us mere mortals.

    I could have saved money by adding a driver thats had several claims in the past couple of years, even thout my history is clear.

    And if you have used your real details the insurer may know you tried putting 0 claims..
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    • Reardoa
    • By Reardoa 14th Mar 18, 9:23 AM
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    • 14th Mar 18, 9:23 AM
    Although insurers asked for 5 yrs claims history generally once it reaches 3 yrs it will no longer affect the premium you pay (no loadings applied). You should see a small difference when increasing your NCD level. Id expect about 10% between 3 and 5 yrs.
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