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# insurance premiums
Irish regulator finds 'majority' of home and car insurers charged different prices to customers with similar risk
Firms have “not sufficiently considered customer interests” when developing pricing policies.
Pearse Doherty: Damning Central Bank report reveals an insurance industry that prizes profit above its customers
Sky-high premiums aren’t covering the cost of a ‘compo-culture’ but servicing the industry’s profits, writes Pearse Doherty.
# Job Losses
Calls to push ahead with capping insurance payouts as government criticised for taking too long to act
ISME boss says a referendum is not needed on payouts and calls for action before businesses close down.
# premium price
The UK and Canada are cutting the cost of processing claims - why can't Ireland?
Part two of our Noteworthy probe into costly insurance premiums looks at legislative and procedural steps taken in other countries to tackle the issue.
# smash and grab
'People are making a career out of bogus claims': TD hits out as car insurance costs set to rise again
Michael Healy Rae has hit out over rising insurance premiums
# cheaper car insurance
Land that deal: How to get the best car insurance rate
Motor insurance costs are the biggest issue facing Irish drivers – we’re here to help.
# Flooding
Two thirds of the country are against paying higher insurance premiums in order to help flood victims
The latest Claire Byrne Live / Amárach poll suggests that a levy on premiums would not be a popular move with the electorate.
# Your Say
Poll: Should insurers be able to access details of drivers' road offences?
New measures will allow insurers to access information on the reasons for drivers incurring penalty points, a move expected to push up premiums. What do you think?
# Leinster House
Oireachtas agenda: Social Welfare Bill, insurance premiums and CF unit
TDs finally get to vote on controversial measures like cuts to respite care grant this morning.
# Health Insurance
Health insurance set to rise - but no-one knows by how much
Three months before the risk equalisation scheme is due to come into effect, it remains unknown as to what impact it will have on private health insurance premiums.
# Drivers
€59 million paid out on behalf of uninsured drivers - report
Around €40 is added on to each driver’s insurance premium as a result of crashes which involved uninsured and hit-and-run drivers.
# Recessionomics
Dublin businesses strike bargain to get 20 per cent off insurance premiums
Umbrella group for city centre traders does deal to cut cost of insurance for its 2,500 members after slow shopping year.