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    I seem to be having trouble getting temporary car insurance (I.e. for a week) on my own car when I'm home from uni. most places only seem to offer it if someone you know has an existing policy so you can be added to theirs on a short term basis, but I can't get one for my own car! and if I do, it seems way too expensive.

    is it worth just paying the full year's Insurance even though I'll barely drive my car just so my no claims goes down? I feel like just selling my car altogether at this point because right now it's just collecting dust in my driveway
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    Could try a broker. or google it?
    https://www.skyinsurance.co.uk/tempo...insurance.html

    My advice if you can afford it is to get a yearly policy and build up your NCD. Will be cheaper and better for you in the future.
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    thanks @jfrench74, I'll have a look. I'd already renewed my insurance for this year and cancelled when I found out I'd be moving away for uni, so I've already lost money at this point through cancellation fees!
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    Shame you cancelled. You could try calling up the insurance company and explain the situation. They might make the policy live again depending on when you cancelled.
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    was in the middle of September :/
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    (Original post by emmaadams1)
    I seem to be having trouble getting temporary car insurance (I.e. for a week) on my own car when I'm home from uni. most places only seem to offer it if someone you know has an existing policy so you can be added to theirs on a short term basis, but I can't get one for my own car! and if I do, it seems way too expensive.

    is it worth just paying the full year's Insurance even though I'll barely drive my car just so my no claims goes down? I feel like just selling my car altogether at this point because right now it's just collecting dust in my driveway
    Thread should be in Cars and Motoring - tagging AngryJellyfish to move it for you.

    Try Aviva; they quoted me a decent £25 for a days insurance when I was looking to buy my new car so I could get it home from the dealer (didn't need temporary insurance in the end so can't comment on the service).
 
 
 
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