Author: Power Shift

Why Does a Conviction Make Car Insurance More Expensive?

If you have a conviction then you might already but all too aware of how it affects the cost of your car insurance. Depending on the type of conviction you have, it may seem unfair that you have to pay more for car insurance but the truth is that insurance companies simply go by statistics and how likely a particular person is to make a claim based on those statistics. Unfortunately for you, if you have a conviction then you’re in a group of people who are considered high risk by insurance providers and therefore you can expect to...

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Requirements for Working as an Uber Driver

Uber cabs are becoming more commonplace all the time in the UK. This being the case a lot of people are now wondering what it takes to be an Uber taxi driver. Below is a guide to help you get started. What’ll you need Below are the main things you’ll need to get in order to work as an Uber driver Your own vehicle – The most obvious thing you’ll need to work as an Uber driver is your own vehicle. Your vehicle will need to meet Uber’s standards before you’re cleared to work for them. It’s a good...

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Saving Money on Campervan Insurance

Camping is one of the best ways to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life and relax in the surroundings of nature. Many people who like to go camping own a campervan. Owning a campervan can be a great way to enjoy the outdoors whilst also keeping some of the comforts of home. If you do own a campervan then you’ll need to get it covered with a campervan insurance policy. Insurance is more costly now than ever so you want to take any steps you can in order to keep the costs down. Below are...

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Things to Consider When Starting a Business in the Motor Trade

If you have worked in the motor trade for a while and are thinking of setting up your own business thenĀ it’s important that you have a clear plan of action in order to give your new venture the best chance of success. Running a successful business requires a lot of hard work but also a good amount of knowledge when it comes to the key decisions you’ll need to make. Below are some of the most important things you need to consider when starting out. Premises The premises you choose for your motor trade business is very important. The...

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Running a Successful Taxi Operation

The taxi industry in the UK is a huge one, with countless taxi firms scattered throughout the country. If you’re curious about what’s required in order to run a successful taxi operation then you should find the information below very informative. Invest in a range of cars and minibuses When you run a taxi firm, you need to be able to cater to the needs of different types of customers. Often a journey will just be for 1 or 2 customers so a regular car is plenty but if there’s a large party of people who need a ride...

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