Female drivers' '£2,000 insurance hike'

Jess Bown
Woman driving
Woman driving

The new EU Gender Directive, due to come in to force in December this year, could force premiums for some women drivers up by as much as £2,000 a year, according to the findings of a major survey by comparison website Gocompare.

Here, we investigate why this is happening and look at ways to keep costs down.