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Black box insurance and car leasing

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29th March 2021
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For new drivers, installing a black box may feel restrictive, however, it's an excellent way to prove you're a safe driver. It can help reduce the cost of your car insurance, getting you on the road as soon as possible.

David Johnson
Director - Nationwide Vehicle Contracts

Advantages of having a black box fitted include:

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Affordable insurance

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Lower premiums

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Safer driving

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Lower maintenance costs

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Build up no-claim discounts

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Helps stop fraudulent claims

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Track the car’s location

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Devices can send an accident alerts

Disadvantages of having a black box fitted include:

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Takes time to make savings

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Policies can be more expensive

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Some drivers may not save

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Additional drivers can affect data

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Not always available for lease cars

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