Category Archives: "Tips"

29 Mar, 2018

Wave goodbye to the L plates for good!

A few changes were made to the driving test in December 2017, aiming to ensure new drivers are best prepared for real-life situations; in turn, helping to keep the roads a safer place for everyone.   If you’re learning to drive, you’ll know that nerves can sometimes get the better of you. That’s why practising […]

10 Nov, 2017

Guide to driving in winter

Driving can be dangerous during the colder months of the year, with snow, sleet and ice. Not to mention the darker mornings and early evenings.   That’s why Sainsbury’s Bank Money Matters blog has put together a useful guide, packed full of tips for staying safe on the roads during winter. The handy guide offers […]

17 Oct, 2017

4 essential winter driving tips for new drivers

4 essential winter driving tips for new drivers If you’re a new driver, the British winter brings a whole range of hazards that you may be experiencing for the first time after your test. In the run up to Christmas, when roads are busier, the nights get dark, and icy conditions are more common, you’re […]

31 Mar, 2017

Considering taking your car to Uni

Things to consider if you’re taking your car to Uni  As a new driver heading off to Glasgow, Paisley or a further afield University, bringing your car along may be an appealing option, reinforcing your new-found freedom. But, before you pack up your car with your worldly belongings, take time to ponder if having a […]