Hastings Car Insurance

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Hastings Direct is a UK broker providing insurance policies by phone and the Internet. The company launched in 1997 and currently has its head offices in East Sussex. Initially, Hastings Direct car insurance was the only product available but this has since expanded to other types of insurance include bike, van and home.

The main benefits of applying through Hastings Direct phone number include:

  • Keeping your no claims discounts if your car is vandalized or hit by an uninsured driver
  • A courtesy car if your vehicle is being fixed by an approved repairer
  • Insurance to drive in the EU for up to 90 days
  • Personal accident cover up to £5,000
  • Child car seat cover
  • Windscreen cover

Hastings Premier Insurance

In 2011, Hastings Direct Insurance launched ‘Hastings Premier,’ an enhanced policy on their standard package. This one step up includes £100,000 legal costs and financial protection for an accident that was not your fault, 24 hour claims helpline and free breakdown cover.

In November 2015, Hastings reached 2 million customers following the acquisition of Goldman Sachs taking a 50% stake in the company.

Call Wiser Offers A More Personal Approach

At Call Wiser, we are passionate about providing a more personal service than our competitors. For starters, we encourage all enquiries to be made by phone, hence the name Call Wiser. We believe there is nothing better than the traditional phone call and speaking to one of our Cert CII qualified advisors, we can help find the best policy for you.

When applying with Call Wiser, you can be rest assured that your motor insurance and details are in safe hands. We are part of the Be Wiser Insurance Group that was founded in 2007 and we are proud to employ over 700 staff and have issued over 200,000 policies since our inception.

No need to fill out lots of paperwork or an annoying online form, you can speak to one of our friendly staff today on 0333 003 3270.

We work with over 30 of the leading insurance companies in the UK so when providing you with a quote, we will have access to a number of competitive policies, offers and introductory bonuses to get you the best deal possible.

When speaking to one of our advisors, please have the following information ready so that we can process your application swiftly:

  • Driver information – age, address, occupation, marital status, driver’s license
  • Vehicle information – license plate, make, model, condition, annual mileage, security features
  • Driver’s history – claims history, years of driving experience, previous insurance information, no claims bonus

Our advanced computer systems will process your application instantly and we will be able to present you with different levels of cover and policies from our partner firms. If you are happy to proceed, we will email you the forms directly from the insurer so you can sign, scan and send back the documents and we can get you covered within 24 hours.

What Is Included?

All new policies taken out through Call Wiser include free breakdown cover, legal expenses insurance, handbag, wallet, gadget and phone mobile cover too. So when you sign up, you will receive a few hundred pounds worth of free cover!

Hastings Bike & Van Insurance – How Call Wiser Is Different

In addition to market-beating insurance policies, Call Wiser also offers an array of products for bike and van insurance too. Whether you own a classic van for show purposes or use your van for work, we can offer third party or fully comprehensive policies. We offer tools insurance, which is one of our most popular products to cover all your drills and power tools that are kept in your van.

For bike insurance, our partners have specialist policies for couriers, scooters and classics. If you have more than one bike, you can insure up to 10 vehicles on one policy with multi bike insurance and receive a discount for every extra bike added to the account.

Unlike other brokers or providers, Call Wiser is able to use more than one insurer when creating your policy. So if you own a car, bike and van, we can actually use three different specialist insurers to get you the best price for each vehicle. You will still be able to keep everything in one account, paying into one place and renewing your policy is very straightforward. In fact, we have great success when customers renew each year as we are typically able to get a saving of around £150.

Our team is based in Andover, Hampshire so there is no pesky overseas call centres to worry about. You can call us on 0333 003 3270 for a free and no obligation quote or we can phone you back if you leave your contact details here.

As an award-winning broker, we are dedicated to getting you the best car cover that is tailored to your needs.

Call Wiser is a trading name of Be Wiser Insurance Services Ltd. Registered in England No. 6097813. Be Wiser Insurance Services Ltd are Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority 465471

Call Wiser, Riverside House, 35-37 Bridge St, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 1BE, 0333 003 3270, general@callwiser.co.uk