For the first time in what feels like forever the cost of petrol has sunk below the £1.00 barrier, motorists around the country are rejoicing that we no longer have to break the bank to fill our cars up and already people are starting to fill their cars to capacity whereas they had been putting the bare minimum in to make sure they got to work and back.

But their celebrations may be cut short with the recent news that whilst petrol may finally be on the way down, our car insurance quotes are higher than ever. In fact over the past 12 months alone most insurance premiums now cost £50 more than a year ago.

Whilst petrol has risen gradually over the past year it is estimated that over a fourteen year period insurance premiums as a whole have risen by 8 percent each year.

This two part list looks to how you can make savings on your car insurance by making small changes and it