Motor Trade Guides

Top 5 tech must haves for savvy mobile mechanics

Becoming a mobile mechanic is an exciting career move. It may be your first foray into working for yourself, in which case you'll have a lot to think about.  You'll focus on getting your equipment in order, advertising your services as well as learning how to do the...

Why starting young in the motor trade isn’t a mistake

As youth unemployment continues to prove problematic to under 25s in the UK, young people are searching for ways to make their own money. Starting up a motor trade business at a young age can seem daunting and comes with a whole set of challenges but where successful,...

Where to start a breakdown recovery service: top UK breakdown spots.

If you're thinking of starting up a breakdown recovery service, it's useful to consider a number of factors, whether that’s what  motor trade insurance you’re looking for, whether you’ll do the books yourself, and perhaps most importantly, where you’ll base your...

Getting Motor Trade Insurance With Convictions

If you have a conviction then you might have found that getting motor trade insurance at a good rate to be a challenge. The good news is that there are specialist providers of motor trade insurance for convicted drivers who can offer cover at a reasonable price. Do...

A Guide to Working as a Mobile Mechanic

If you have experience working as a mechanic then you might have considered setting up on your own as a mobile mechanic. Below is a guide to help you out that covers everything from getting your own vehicle to getting the right mobile mechanics insurance.  Getting...

Young Motor Traders FAQs

Will I be able to get insurance at a reasonable rate? Yes. It's understandable if you're a young person and think that motor trade insurance won't be affordable for you but this isn't the case. There are specialist providers of motor trade insurance for under 25s who...

The Best Type of Motor Trade Insurance For Your Business

When it comes to motor trade insurance, there is no one policy to fit all types of businesses. This is because there are such a large number of jobs in the motor trade that what is suitable for one business might not be for another. Below is a guide to some of the...

A Beginner’s Guide To Purchasing A Used Commercial Truck

When it comes to purchasing a used commercial truck you need to be aware of how to find a bargain rather than land up with a failure.  There is a large market for used commercial trucks; therefore, it is recommended that you begin your search online for the next...

Starting A Motor Trade Business When You’re Under 25

If you're under the age of 25 and looking to start up your own motor trade business then you might be worried that it won't be possible, either because you don't have the experience or cannot get insurance. The truth is that it's certainly possible for younger people...

How to Get Started Buying & Selling Cars

Buying and selling cars can be a very profitable venture for this who have the right skills and motivation. If you've considered buying and selling cars but don't know where to start then you should find the information below very useful. Do you need a premises? If...

Vehicle Registration for the Motor Trade

As a motor trade insurance comparison site we know that working in the motor trade means you have to keep up-to-date records of the vehicles that come into your possession. Some businesses in the motor trade only deal with customer vehicles for a short period of time...