Category Archives: News

News about us and our products, along with general Driving and Motor Industry news.

What is Top-Up GAP insurance?

NEW: Top-Up GAP insurance

Announcing: Top-Up GAP insurance. An annually renewable GAP insurance policy available for new or used cars up to 8-years old.

Would You Help Someone To Drink Drive?

Hidden camera reveals 3 in 4 Britons would help a ‘drunk driver’ to get into their car to drive! A recent social experiment carried out by Midrive tested how many…

Warning! Your GAP insurance may be cancelled on August 29th.

Another one (unrated, offshore GAP insurer) bites the dust?

The reason we don’t pursue the cheapest possible GAP insurance prices from offshore, unrated underwriters (they eventually go bust) just got reinforced that little bit more. Following hot on the…

GAP insurance Eligibility Criteria Changes: Effective 22/01/2019

Please be aware that if you’re considering GAP insurance, the eligibility criteria for our policies is changing effective from midnight tomorrow night (Monday January 21st 2019). From Tuesday onwards (no…

One week left to buy GAP insurance policies underwritten by UK General Insurance on behalf of Great Lakes Insurance SE

Midnight on January 21st 2019 will mark the beginning of the end of our time spent working with GAP insurance policies underwritten by UK General Insurance Ltd (UKG) on behalf…

Renewable 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 Year GAP Insurance Policies!

In what we believe is genuinely a UK first for GAP insurance, we’re formally announcing today that if you buy a 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5-year Invoice or Replacement…

Shortfall.co.uk have been in touch…

On August 22nd, we updated our report detailing how our GAP insurance policies compare to those available from each of our online competitors.  In the report, we highlighted the fact…

ABI publishes their (confusing?) “Guide To Making Sense of Gap Insurance”

Today we were alerted to the fact that the ABI (Association of British Insurers) had recently published a “Guide To Making Sense Of Gap Insurance“. Given the recent wider industry…

Sale Extended to April 30th!

Following on from the recent improvements we made to our Gap Insurance policy terms and conditions, we were inundated with requests to extend our sale (providing Gap Insurance savings of…

Our Gap Insurance Policies Are Now EVEN BETTER!

March 29th, 2013 sees the launch of our new and improved Invoice & Replacement Gap Insurance policies that have seen a drastic and thorough overhaul of the Terms and Conditions…