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Whether it's guides, tutorials, tips for getting cheap car insurance, or pure entertainment you're after, we've got a video for it.

Video: Confused.com about who to support in the World Cup?

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We hit the streets of Cardiff with our team randomiser to help people decide who to back in Brazil.

Video: It's never too late to learn to drive - Episode 2

Never too late to learn episode two

'Stepping it up a gear' We catch up with Gareth, our thirty-something father of one, learning to drive. 


Video: It's never too late to learn to drive - Episode 1

Never too late to learn episode one

Do you remember your first time? We follow 32-year-old Gareth as he learns to drive. Here, he meets his instructor from AA driving school and takes to the road for the first time.

Got a smartphone? Don't be a dumb driver

Driver using smartphone behind the wheel Our cautionary video highlights the dangers of using a smartphone when you should be concentrating on the road.

Breaking Bad habits to protect your family

Breaking Bad habits to protect your family with Confused.com

Watch our short parody video that shows there are easier ways to protect your loved ones should the worst happen.

BRIAN the Robot & MC Romeo in rap battle

BRIAN the Robot and So Solid Crew's Romeo

Confused.com's BRIAN the Robot teams up with So Solid Crew's MC Romeo to re-record garage classic '21 Seconds' to promote Confused.com's QuickQuote service.


Top tips for getting a cheaper car insurance quote

Top ten tips for getting a cheaper car insurance quote

Want to know our top ten tips to help reduce your car insurance premium? Then watch this short video.

Brighten up somebody's day with a cwtch & win a week in the sun

Blue Monday - Brighten up somebody's January with a cwtch

With Blue Monday, supposedly the most depressing day of the year, just around the corner, Confused.com are urging people to beat the January blues with a cwtch and win a week in the sun.


Top 10 skiing and snowboarding fails on YouTube

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Skiing holidays are very popular at this time of year as are the wipe-outs that go hand in hand with winter sports, which is why we've put together the best skiing and snowboarding fails on YouTube.

The ultimate driving songs

The ultimate driving songs playlist - Download the safest songs to drive to Most people like to drive whilst listening to music and choose songs according to their taste. However, we can reveal the safest songs to drive to, based on the drivers' behaviour behind the wheel in our latest motoring experiment.

What is life insurance?

What is life insurance? A video guide - Confused.com

Life insurance can be complicated which is why we've created a video series explaining some of the most frequently asked questions. In this video, Matt Lloyd, head of life insurance, explains what life insurance is.

How do I apply for life insurance?

How do I apply for life insurance? A video guide - Confused.com

Life insurance can be complicated which is why we've created a video series explaining some of the most frequently asked questions. In this video, Matt Lloyd, head of life insurance, explains the life insurance application process.


What different types of life insurance are available?

What different types of life insurance are available? A video guide - Confused.com

Life insurance can be complicated which is why we've created a video series explaining some of the most frequently asked questions. In this video, Matt Lloyd, head of life insurance, explains the different types of life insurance that are available.

How much life insurance cover do I need?

How much life insurance do I need? A video guide - Confused.com

Life insurance can be complicated which is why we've created a video series explaining some of the most frequently asked questions. In this video, Matt Lloyd, head of life insurance, explains how much life insurance cover is needed.


How much does life insurance cost?

How much does life insurance cost? A video guide - Confused.com

Life insurance can be complicated which is why we've created a video series explaining some of the most frequently asked questions. In this video, Matt Lloyd, head of life insurance, offers his thoughts on the cost of life insurance.

What are the risks with non-disclosure in life insurance?

What are the risks with non-disclosure in life insurance? A video guide - Confused.com

Life insurance can be complicated which is why we've created a video series explaining some of the most frequently asked questions. In this video, Matt Lloyd, head of life insurance, explains the issues with non-disclosure when applying for life insurance.


Top tips if you're leaving your home alone this Christmas

Top tips if you're leaving your Home Alone this Christmas Christmas is one of the busiest times of year for burglars, so we asked a little friend of ours for his top tips if you're planning on leaving your home alone over the festive period.

Would you help this 'drunk' man into his car?

Would you help this 'drunk' man into his car?

We secretly filmed an actor, pretending to be drunk, as he asked passersby to help him into his car? How many people do you think refused?


Meet Britain's worst driver - Charlie DeFouncs

Charlie DeFouncs

Charlie DeFouncs is a 21 year-old property developer from the Cotswolds and has the dubious honour of being named Britain’s Worst Driver.

A guide to simple DIY car repairs

DIY car repairs

Many motorists are clueless about car maintenance and repairs. We teamed up with Haynes, the motor manual publisher, to produce a video guide to simple DIY car repairs.


A style guide to Movember

Movember style guide

Watch our short video style guide showing some of the different mo-styles you may want to grow this November.

Why zombies can't protect their families

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With Halloween upon us, Confused.com take a look at an important issue that zombies face every day: why they can't protect their families.


How the EU Gender Directive affects car insurance for women

How the EU gender directive will affect car insurance

Head of car insurance Gareth Kloet explains what the EU Gender Directive is, how it will affect car insurance and offers advice to women who will be most affected after December 21 2012.

British Gas price rise advice for affected customers

ritish Gas price rise reaction and advice to affected customers

Confused.com Head of Energy Kate Rose reacts to the news that British Gas will raise its gas and electricity prices and offers advice to the 8.5m customers that will be affected by today's announcement.


Making parking child's play with our new Parking app

Make parking child's play with the new Confused.com Parking app

Watch our short video showing how easy our new Confused.com Parking app is to use and never waste your pocket money on excessive parking prices again.

Burglary: The dangers of oversharing on social media

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Going on holiday? Our short video shows how innocent updates on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter could make your home a target for burglars.


Are you a good driver? Prove it with our free MotorMate app

Confused.com MotorMate - Our free, easy to use driving app that rewards good drivers.

Watch our short video guide to Confused.com MotorMate, our free driving app that rewards good drivers and allows drivers who are interested in telematics or black box insurance to try before they buy.

How women could save men money on their car insurance

How women could save men money - 1940s style PSA

Women are a gender of spenders but they could almost halve the cost of car insurance for their male partner. Watch our fun 1940s style public service announcement to find out how.


A video guide to telematics car insurance

What is telematics car insurance?

Telematics is a recent development in car insurance that lets good drivers be rewarded with lower premiums. Our short video explains how it works and how it could save you money.

Video: Are you an easy target for burglars?

How to beat burglars

Is your home an easy target for burglars? It's easy to get complacent when it comes to home security. Watch what happened when Confused.com put this to the test.


Our favourite wedding proposal videos on YouTube

Our favourite wedding proposal videos on YouTube

We all love a good wedding, but what about a wedding proposal? Well, we've scoured YouTube and found five wonderful wedding proposal videos for you.

Warning: There may well be tears.

Don't forget your 'frenniversary' and leave it to the last minute

Don't forget your frenniversary!

We all know how important our best mates are but we also lead busy lives that can lead to us forgetting important dates such as our 'frenniversary'. Watch this short video to find out what a frenniversary is and make sure you don't forget yours and leave it to the last minute like this poor chap.


Think you know the different driving laws across Europe?

Take part in our Driving in Europe interactive video game

Think you know the different driving laws across Europe? Take part in our interactive video game and see how well you really know them.

What do Rubik's Cubes and car insurance have in common?

How to use QuickQuote - The Rubik's Cube

New from Confused.com, QuickQuote is the fastest way of getting a cheap car insurance quote, straight to your phone. But what does it have to do with Rubik's Cubes? Watch the video to find out.


How cavity wall insulation could help reduce your energy bills

How cavity wall insulation could help reduce your energy bills

Simon Kelly from Dyson Energy Services explains what cavity wall insulation is and how it could help reduce household gas and electricity bills.

Our favourite cute and funny pet videos

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Cute cats, daring dogs and flying ferrets - what's not to love about funny pet videos? Every week, we'll post our favourite animal antics videos in the playlist below for you to enjoy.


Top five car parking fail videos on YouTube

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Parking your car can be difficult at times but some motorists find it harder than others. To prove that, here are five of the best parking fail videos on YouTube.

Win one of the UK's most stolen items in our burglary experiment

Burglary experience

If you think you've got what it takes then watch this video and tell us what town or city the clues point to, we need people with a talent for problem solving. Speed is required as we'll be selecting the quickest people to be involved.


Isle of Man TT facts and figures video infographic

Isle of Man TT video infographic

With the 2012 Isle of Man TT just around the corner, Confused.com looks back at the history of the 37-mile motorcycle race in this video infographic.

Confused.com 5 Second Challenge: Get your entries in

5 Second Challenge - Get your entries in

You've seen what we can do, now it's your turn. We're challenging you to show us what you can do in 5 seconds for a chance to win £500 for you or a charity of your choice.


Confused.com 5 Second Challenge: Alphabet Frenzy

5 Second Challenge - Sharon Flaherty: Alphabet Frenzy

Confused.com's Editor Sharon Flaherty shows us what she can do in 5 seconds.

Confused.com 5 Second Challenge: Ready, Steady, Gone

5 Second Challenge - Will Thomas: Ready, Steady, Gone

Confused.com's product manager for car insurance shows us what he can do in 5 seconds.


Confused.com 5 Second Challenge: The Worm

5 Second Challenge - Carly Williams: The Worm

Confused.com's HR & recruitment officer Carly Williams shows us what she can do in 5 seconds.

House of horrors: Do you share too much online?

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Do you share too much personal information on social networking sites? Find out in Confused.com's House of Horrors.


How often is a house burgled in the UK?

How often is a house burgled in the UK?

How often do you think a house is burgled in the UK? The answer might surprise you. It certainly did for some of the couples we interviewed when we hit the streets to find out how clued up we Brits are on home security.

The dangers of driving in high heels

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Wearing high heels behind the wheel is not uncommon, with 40% of women admitting this. It's not illegal, but should you keep a pair of driving shoes in the car instead?


How ecodriving could help you save on your fuel bills

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Cathy Bacon from the European Driving Schools Association gives Confused.com editor Sharon Flaherty her top ecodriving tips.

Budget 2012: What it means for motorists

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A planned 3p rise in fuel tax in August will go ahead, the Chancellor confirmed in the Budget. We asked two experts what drivers can do to reduce their motoring costs. 


The history of number plates video infographic

The history of the number plate

With the new 12-plates out, it is estimated that motorists will spend £5 billion on new cars in March. Confused.com looks back at the history of the number plate in this video infographic.

Confused.com news show with Nick and Ellie

Nick Ellie darth mask Welcome to the first ever Confused.com show. Our reporters will be hitting the streets of the UK bringing you stories you will love. Watch our first show to see what Darth Vader, Patrick Monahan and your spare keys all have in common.

Confused.com's Swap Store event: The round-up

Keith Chegwin at Swap Store video

On Wednesday 25 January we brought back TV’s Swap Shop with Keith Chegwin for one day only, live in Victoria station. Joining Keith was our very own Cara, the Confused.com crew and some punters primed and ready to swap.

VIDEO: Patrick Monahan takes on our Nectar point challenge

Patrick Monahan Nectar point challenge video

Watch comedian Patrick Monahan as he attempts to trade in 1,000 Nectar points on the streets of Birmingham. Can he start with a hobby horse and walk away with someone's wife?

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Drivers clueless at car maintenance

Car maintenance video Simple do-it-yourself roadside repair skills are becoming a lost art as drivers admit being unable to top up oil, change a tyre, and even open the bonnet.

Spring clean your car with 'The only way is Essex'

The only way is Essex Winter is finally behind us, and we've teamed up with some girls from The Only Way Is Essex to encourage the nation to spring clean their cars.

Would you pass your driving test if you re-took it today?

Would you pass your driving test now?

We sent a Confused.com reporter out for a mock driving test to see how many bad habits she'd picked up in the four years since passing. Would you pass your test now?

Caught on camera: Motorists' rage against cyclists

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Russell Jones is a keen cyclist and is fed up of drivers’ attitudes towards those on two wheels. He challenged his anti-cyclist friend Adam to ditch his car and travel to work by bike for a whole week.


Motorists v Cyclists: One expert's view

Motorists vs cyclists expert's view video

Sustrans is the sustainable transport charity responsible for promoting cycling across the UK. We asked Sustrans’ Chief Executive, Malcolm Shephard, what has been done in recent years to help cyclists and motorists get along.

Video guide: How to cut your household energy bills

Take control of your energy bills video

Heat and light your home for less. Watch our video guide to cutting your household gas and electricity bills, with the Energy Saving Trust.


Take these simple steps to cut your fuel bill

Reduce your fuel consumption video

Fuel prices are at an all-time high thanks to a series of tax rises and the soaring cost of oil. However, here are some ways to get the most out of your motor per gallon.

Could you be undervaluing your contents by £15,000?

Undervaluing your home contents video

Contents insurance is a must have for any homeowner or renter but for plenty of people the value of their possessions is a guess. Should you cover your clothes? Furniture? Carpets? Or what about kitchenware?


Best driving videos of the week: Our picks

Driving videos of the week

This week we scoured YouTube for some of the funniest driving videos, and this is what we have come up with. From a dog driving a car to a runaway tow truck, take a look at our top picks.

Confused.com guide to the driving test

Guide to the driving test video

Watch this 30 second video guide for a quick rundown on what you can expect from the UK driving test.


Car insurance for young drivers explained in 30 seconds

Car insurance for young drivers video

Our 30-second guide to cutting the cost of car insurance for young drivers.

No claims bonus explained in 30 seconds

No Claims Bonus explained video

As a driver, you want to keep the cost of motoring down. Building up a no claims bonus is one way to do that – and if...


The cars of the future: could they sound like this?

Electric car sounds video

New laws could mean electric cars have to make more noise. Listen here to find out what our roads might soon sound like.

Expert driving: How to drive in snow and ice

Winter driving video

Could you control a car in ice and snow? Watch our skid pan video and find out how extra training could make you a better driver.


Budget tyres or premium brands: Does it matter?

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Is opting for cheap tyres false economy? Or are budget tyres as good as premium ones? We interviewed a top engineer to uncover the science behind your wheels.

Protect your home from winter weather damage

Protect your home from winter weather damage

A short video showing you what you need to maintain to ensure your property is a sufficient standard in the event of a weather-related home insurance claim.


Selling your car: A complete guide

Selling your car video

Want to know how to sell a car? This guide has lots of handy pointers for selling your car secondhand.

Beat car thieves with these 10 insider tips

Protect your car from theft video

Reformed burglar turned TV presenter Michael Fraser says thinking like a criminal can help you keep your vehicle safe.


Could hourly car hire cut the cost of motoring?

City Car Club video

Need the flexibility of a car but don’t have your own motor? New short-term car hire firms are popping up all over the UK so we put one to the test.

How to claim on your car insurance

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If you are properly covered, making a claim on your car insurance should be straightforward.


Don’t get ripped off buying a used car

How to buy a used car video

Follow our checklist to make sure you don’t end up with a dodgy motor.

Fake whiplash claims could soon be a thing of the past

Whiplash video

Whiplash is easy to fake and costs insurers £2 billion a year, pushing up the cost of car cover. But a new gadget could put an end to fake claims.


ISAs: A whistlestop guide from Confused.com

Guide

A short guide to what ISAs are, how they work and which type might be right for you.

Radical driving licence changes put to Parliament

Changes to licence video

Imagine not being allowed to drive after 11pm or only being able to carry certain passengers. Well that could become reality for new drivers if a road safety campaign is successful.


A beginner’s guide to car auctions

Car auction video

Car auctions aren’t just for those in the trade. Read our beginner’s guide to find out how you can bag a bargain motor

Learning how to ride a moped or motorbike

Moped and motorbike CBT video

Before you can ride a moped or a motorbike on UK roads, you’ll need to take Compulsory Basic Training (CBT).


Jumping & bumping: Start your car if the battery’s flat

Breakdown basics video

Got a flat battery in the cold? Here’s how to get your car up and running again.



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