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Accidents, vehicle theft and breakdowns can happen when you least expect it. How would you afford the costs of replacing or repairing your car, or pay for the damage to someone else's vehicle? A Car Insurance policy could assist with paying these costs. Hippo.co.za compares a range of insurance providers in South Africa that offer coverage tailored to your specific needs.

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Statistics have shown that out of 10 million motorists on South African roads, 65% are uninsured. The financial risk of being another statistic is too great to chance! Imagine being responsible for the costs of an accident – whether it’s your fault or not! Rather enjoy peace of mind by getting car insurance that will cover you in these situations. Hippo.co.za will help you to find the best deal on your car insurance.

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Comprehensive Car Insurance

Comprehensive Car Insurance provides cover for just about any form of financial loss related to your vehicle. This is the most extensive form of Car Insurance and provides cover for damage caused to other parties and their property in the event that you are responsible for an accident. Comprehensive Car Insurance also covers you for damage to your vehicle caused by accidents, fire and natural disasters, and provides cover for theft and hijacking. Learn more with our Comprehensive Car Insurance Guide.

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Third Party Fire and Theft Car Insurance

Third Party Fire and Theft Car Insurance provides cover for damage caused to other parties and their property in the event that you are responsible for an accident. Third Party Fire and Theft Car Insurance also covers the cost if your car is stolen or damaged in the event of a hijacking, theft or fire.

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Third Party Only Car Insurance

Third Party Only Car Insurance offers a basic and more affordable form of cover for your car by covering the damages that you have caused to other parties and their property in the event that you are responsible for an accident. Third Party Only Car Insurance does not provide cover if your vehicle is damaged or stolen. Learn more with our Third Party Car Insurance Guide.

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Car Insurance for Under 25s

If you are younger than 25 years of age and you’re looking to purchase Car Insurance you will soon find out that your age plays a big role in how companies assess your risk, and ultimately your premium.

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How to Make a Car Insurance Claim

If you’ve recently been in accident, or would like to know how to make an accident-related claim on your Car Insurance for future reference, here’s all you need to know.

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Car Insurable Values

Find out the difference between retail value, market value, trade value, and agreed value. You can insure your car under four different value options, and this could affect the premium you pay.

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How excess affects your Car Insurance premium

Excess refers to a fixed amount that you have to pay if you make a Car Insurance claim. Hippo.co.za explains how excess influences your Car Insurance premium.

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The difference between personal and business vehicle use

When comparing Car Insurance quotes, it is important to determine whether the vehicle that you’re looking to insure will be used for personal travel or for business-related purposes.

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Motor Vehicle Insurance FAQ

We've put together a comprehensive list of FAQ's to help you find out more about car insurance so that you can make more of an informed decision on finding the right cover to suit your individual needs.

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Vehicle Insurance Glossary

Learn more about insurance jargon and some of the day-to-day terms used within the insurance industry. We hope this will help you further to choose from the best vehicle insurance quotes from a range of the best car insurance companies in South Africa using Hippo.co.za.

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  • Why do I need Car Insurance?


    Car Insurance covers you in the event that your vehicle injures another person or damages their property. Without Car Insurance, you could be left to cover the costs should you be responsible for an accident.

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