Insurance Industry Regulators
The Financial Conduct Authority - The FCA is the government appointed independent
conduct regulator for the UK finance industry, including insurance companies.
The Financial Services Compensation Scheme
- The FSCS is the compensation 'fund of last resort' for customers of UK financial
services firms. http://www.fscs.org.uk/
The Association of British Insurers - The ABI
represents the interests of the UK's insurance industry. The site features sections
for consumers and businesses. http://www.abi.org.uk/
The Financial Ombudsman Service
- An independent service that helps resolve disputes between consumers and finance
and insurance firms. http://www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk/
Useful Car Links
DVLA Website - Official information above
driving licences, endorsements/disqualifications, driving abroad and changing the
address or name the car is registered in. https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/driver-and-vehicle-licensing-agency
DVLA Car Tax and Vehicle Enquiry Service
- You can sort out your tax online at this dedicated DVLA website, and also
find out what data they hold about a vehicle.
My Tyres - My Tyres offer low price tyres
with free delivery and fitting services around the UK.
Google Maps - Easy to use UK maps and a
local business finder, including satellite photos.
Yahoo Driving Directions - Plan your route
with Yahoo UK's map service. https://maps.yahoo.com/b/
What Car - Online car buying magazine, including
reviews, advice, news and more. http://www.whatcar.com
AutoExpress - Car previews, road tests,
reviews and forums from the well-known magazine.
Top Gear Magazine - Online magazine that accompanies
the TV show and print publication. http://www.topgear.com/
Vehicle Security and Safety
Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents
- Information, advice, resources and training services promoting safety and the
prevention of accidents in all areas of life. http://www.rospa.com/
Vehicle History Checks
My Car Check - Check the history of a
car before you buy it - for less than ten pounds.
Vehicle Certification Agency - Information
on how drivers can reduce the impact of their vehicle on the environment.
HPI Vehicle History Checks - Find out if
a used car has been stolen, in an accident, written-off or has outstanding finance
against it. http://www.hpicheck.com/