Our review of CarHireExcess covers the companies car hire excess insurance policies and the features they offer.Visit Carhireexcess
Launched in 2010, MoneyMaxim offer the UK's only Car Hire Insurance Comparison Site and are in a unique position to provide high quality feedback from carhireexcess.com users.
We offer our users the ability to ask for our assistance if, having bought a policy through our site, they are unhappy with any aspect of the service carhireexcess.com have provided. This feedback allows us to monitor their performance and review the results here.
The very few issues that have been raised with us have been related to email notifications going astray, all of which have been re-sent without delay (this issue is common to any company relying on email as its main communication method and therefore should be considered in that context). Any requests for changes to policies, or cancellations within the first 14 day cooling off period have been speedily dealt with.
Buy your policy from MoneyMaxim and we will be delighted to extend our full after sales service to you, meaning you have the support of our car hire insurance experts to assist with any issue you may be facing. This additional support is provided to users who have either bought their policies through the links on this page (such as Carhireexcess.com) or via the MoneyMaxim car hire insurance comparison service.
Using car hire excess insurance, car renters have the opportunity to insure themselves against the excess charges that rental companies charge should the car rented be stolen or sustain damage. If you require more information concerning car rental excess insurance, visit our car hire excess insurance hub.
Carhireexcess.com price their daily policy on 24 hour periods rather than calendar days. This means if you will be dropping back your rental car at the same time of day or earlier than you pick it up Carhireexcess.com will charge a day less than many of their competitors. The MoneyMaxim car hire insurance comparison service does all the calculations for you.
Carhireexcess.com also include Morocco, Tunisia, Turkey and Israel within their coverage of European policies, so if you're hiring in these countries you won't have to pay out for the more expensive Worldwide policies you'd have to take elsewhere. Again the MoneyMaxim car hire insurance comparison service does all the calculation for you, just pop the country you're hiring in under our 'Specific Country' field and we'll work out whether you'll need a European or Worldwide policy.
Carhireexcess.com offers cover at substantially cheaper rates (compared to those available directly from car rental companies at their rental depots) allowing renters the opportunity to buy either short term (up to 180 days) or annual policies (maximum trip length 62 days). Policies are available for cars up to a maximum of 7 seats.
If you are looking for car hire insurance quotations from suppliers across the market visit our car hire excess insurance comparison service.
If you have further queries please do not hesitate to call the MoneyMaxim team on 0800 520 0699 for further assistance.
We have received no adverse reports regarding the company's claims handling. Claims are dealt with by Claims Department at Car Care Plan Ltd.
The Carhireexcess insurance policy is sold and administered by Blue Insurance Limited trading as Carhireexcess.com and underwritten by Certain underwriters at Lloyd’s in respect of syndicates managed by AmTrust Syndicates Limited.
This content was last reviewed on 28/12/2018