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Welcome to RateCity's Car Insurance section.
Whether you require car insurance for a car you own or if you are due to renew your existing car insurance, shop around and compare car insurance quotes online at RateCity. Not only will you be able to find great value car insurance but you will be able to compare policies to find one that suits, you while potentially saving hundreds in the process.
RateCity has teamed up with six Auto & General Services brands; Budget Direct, Virgin Money, Cashback, Ozicare, ibuyeco and Australia Post. We encourage you to fill out our form and see the results for yourself - compare car insurance online today and reap the benefits!
Alternatively, If you're one step ahead of the game and have already sourced a quote from RateCity, head to our Car Insurance Tips page. You'll find clear and concise tips and advice on a range of ways to save money and you might even surprise yourself by becoming an insurance expert in next to no time.
Car Insurance Guide
Unhappy with the level of service from your current insurer? Maybe you are unsure about what factors are most important to consider when purchasing or switching car insurance providers.
RateCity's Car Insurance Guide provides you with tips and useful information to assist you with your decision when purchasing comprehensive car insurance.
Our guide has the most up-to-date information, hints and ideas to save money and make wise decisions with your car. No matter whether you want to insure a Honda, Aston Martin or BMW car, our Guide will show you how to choose the best policy and what features are included.
Car Insurance Articles
Understanding all the financial terms when searching for car insurance can be difficult. That's why we have created a range of articles to explain things in plain English. Check out a few from the list below to get you started:
How to Buy a Car Insurance Policy Online
If you are in the market for comprehensive car insurance, it pays to compare car insurance online. By shopping around online you will be able to compare the features available by each insurance provider and find one that offers a low premium and meets your needs. Also, some insurance companies offer a discount if you purchase your policy online which can further reduce your premium and save you more.
At RateCity, buying car insurance online is easy:
Step 1: Fill out the form answering the questions to the best of your ability – be honest!
Step 2: View your quotes and compare the features and price to find one that best suits your needs
Step 3: Click ‘apply online’ or ‘apply by phone’ depending on your preference and you’re on your way to saving money!
Latest Car Insurance NewsMay 10, 2013
The “at-risk” generation Y group filed fewer than 10 percent of all claims in the past three years. By comparison, baby boomers accounted for almost 40 percent of all claims made in the same period.May 07, 2013
Telematics – the combining of telecommunications and informatics in cars to make them smarter – enables insurance companies to monitor and measure driver behaviours, including how they use their cars.Jun 28, 2012
Install the right optional extras and they could end up paying for themselves, research suggests.
Latest Car Insurance NewsMar 27, 2013
Aside from the obvious physical threats of dangerous driving, an offense behind the wheel – or loss of licence – could see motorists face increased car insurance bills for years to come.Feb 06, 2013
Since the advent of the wheel, there have been those among us who feel the need to take the design one step further. Some do it for speed, some for handling, and some simply for style.Jan 23, 2013
The weight debate has been reignited following the release of contentious new research that suggests obese people face a much higher risk – of up to 80 percent – of death in a car accident compared...
Latest Car Insurance NewsJan 09, 2013
Most of us like to listen to music when we drive. But there are some songs that should be avoided when behind the wheel, according to the results of a new study.Dec 18, 2012
The future of the great Aussie road trip is falling out of favour as young people increasingly turn their backs on driving holidays and embrace cheap airfares instead, research shows.May 17, 2012
Porsche drivers could be three times more likely to be involved in an accident on the road than Daewoo drivers, research suggests.
Consider whether this general financial advice is right for your personal circumstances. You may need financial advice from a qualified adviser. Read our detailed disclosure here. RateCity’s quote may be subject to change by the insurer if you change or add to the information in the application form. Up to six car insurance brands currently appear in the results, with all brands provided by Auto & General Services Pty Ltd.