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1st Central Reviews

Ratings based on 121 reviews Last review 1 week ago
3.14 / 5Good overall rating

1st Central insurance reviews can help you to find out more about this UK insurance provider which launched in 2008 based in Haywards Heath. Smart Money People is the place for 1st Central reviews. Read and write reviews, and together we can help to...

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1st Central insurance reviews can help you to find out more about this UK insurance provider which launched in 2008 based in Haywards Heath. Smart Money People is the place for 1st Central reviews. Read and write reviews, and together we can help to increase trust and transparency in financial services.

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4th September 2018

TOTAL RIP OFF

Absolutely worst. They are cheap to start - that's true. But if you start making changes like address, adding drivers etc. They will charge you absurd fees. Sold your car and want to cancel? Another £100. No other company (RAC, TESCO, AVIVA and ...

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Absolutely worst. They are cheap to start - that's true. But if you start making changes like address, adding drivers etc. They will charge you absurd fees. Sold your car and want to cancel? Another £100. No other company (RAC, TESCO, AVIVA and others) ever charged me for cancelling due to an sold car. I don't even want to think how hard would a claim process be with them. Also - Don't trust their reviews with Feefo. Those are all filtered to show 3 and more stars. TOTAL RIP OFF

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31st March 2018

AVOID!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

The worst ever experience in my...

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The worst ever experience in my life.AVOID!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
The worst ever experience in my life.Never pay money for claim if something happen with you car.They didn't pay insurance for damage car( vandalism).I repaired my car myself.It cost me £2000.They are cancel contract after that and after 4 month send bill for recovery car £400.We lost lots of money,time,nerves.Nobody use this company.AVOID!!!!!!!!!

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26th March 2018

AWFUL

Absolute rip off artists. DO NOT USE FIRST...

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Absolute rip off artists. DO NOT USE FIRST CENTRAL.
- Cost more than my renewal from previous insurer but thought what the hell as I needed to insure my car quickly and I could do it online to be insured immediately and my insurer didn't open until 9am.
- The proceeded to put my policy up £100's for little known reason
- Asked for a load of proof, like driving licence, DVLA code, Proof of no claims etc. which was inconvenient but also received many threatening emails and letters saying they would cancel my policy. Chillax, it was doing it!
- Tried to change my occupation - wanted to charge me almost £90!!!
- Cancelled as they are a bunch of charlatans, and cost me £80!!!

DO NOT USE and GOD HELP YOU IF YOU HAVE AN ACCIDENT.

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17th February 2018

Not great for renewing

I have been with 1at central for two years. They provided me with a good service throughout. However, prior to my third renewal date, I received a quote which was 3x the amount that other insurance companies were charging. So much for loyalty. Based...

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I have been with 1at central for two years. They provided me with a good service throughout. However, prior to my third renewal date, I received a quote which was 3x the amount that other insurance companies were charging. So much for loyalty. Based on this final sham, I would not recommend 1st central.

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2nd February 2018

Worst I have dealt with cheap but nasty

Just changed my address on line with them, charged me £36. Expected my premium to go down but off course not stayed the same even though moving to a better area. Done the same and changed my address for my other car with a different company my premium ...

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Just changed my address on line with them, charged me £36. Expected my premium to go down but off course not stayed the same even though moving to a better area. Done the same and changed my address for my other car with a different company my premium reduced by half. Called them for an explanation, said there must be lots of car crime in the new address. Don't even try to cancel it, it will cost you a fortune £300 - £400 if not more.
Not happy at all with this.

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