Cost of motor insurance rises by 35 per cent in a decade
Motor insurers paid an average of 35 per cent more for cover in 2019 than a decade earlier despite the average cost of claims per policy incurred by insurers falling by 9 per cent over that period, new figures show.
New data published by the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) today (TUE) shows that the average earned premium per policy stood at €676 in 2019. This was 4 per cent lower than the comparable figure a year previously...
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