Young women's car premiums 'up 16%'

AOL Money Staff
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Young women's car insurance premiums have soared by 16% as insurers adjust their prices to comply with new European "gender neutral" rules, a comparison website has found.

Meanwhile, typical quoted prices for young men tumbled by 11% over the last three months of 2012, boosting their chances of being able to afford to get on the road, said.