Motorhome Finance

Welcome to our motorhome finance blog pages.

Whether you’re looking to buy your first motorhome or campervan, or you’re a seasoned traveller, there’s a lot to think about when it comes to buying and running a motorhome. Our finance blogs cover the key topics frequently asked by our customers. From buying insurance to hiring out your motorhome or campervan, to how to go about buying a second-hand motorhome, we’ve got it covered. Read on and find out more…

Motorhome and Campervan  Insurance

History of the campervan

History of the VW Campervan

View the entire history of the iconic VW Campervan, from its inception in 1947 all the way through to the latest redesign. 

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Tax Tips for Motorhome Owners

Today marks the end of the financial year for individuals and the government, and even if you’re not someone who needs to worry about self-assessment and filing on time, it’s the right time to make sure all the taxes that relate to your motorhome are settled up, paid and accounted for. As is so often…
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Should You Part Exchange Your Motorhome?

Part exchange deals are always convenient: there’s no two ways about it. To be able to drive one motorhome up to the showroom and then drive away in another is a great feeling, and it saves a lot of the hassle of trying to advertise and sell your motorhome elsewhere. However, is the part exchange…
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Osbourne Backtracks on Fuel Duty Rise

  Motorhome owners feel the pinch during the winter months; fuel costs usually increase, that motorhome insurance renewal is due, all alongside a big tax bill. Today, however, saw the release of the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement which brought some welcome good news for motorhome owners; January’s scheduled increase in fuel duty has been scrapped. Good…
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Leasing your Motorhome

  There’s nothing more convenient than owning your own motorhome and if you have the cash available, there’s absolutely no reason why you shouldn’t. The problem is, work often takes priority over play, and we don’t always get to use our motorhomes as often as we would like. That leaves them sitting on the driveway…
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Test Drive Before Buying

  According to research, 1 in 10 motorhome owners have bought their motorhome insurance before even test driving the vehicle. This is because most people are now researching online or in specialist magazines before going to a showroom and speaking to a salesman. According to those who took part in the research, 10 per cent…
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Tough Times for the Motorhome Market

  The recession has hit everyone hard and there still doesn’t seem to be an end in sight to the difficulties in Europe which has brought real difficulties to the motorhome market. Motorhomes are an excellent example of a luxury product and when things get tough and money starts to become an issue, people are…
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