There have been various talks about the gender equality around the world since last two to three years. People are trying their best to remove the gender discrimination from the society and in this regard, various organizations are trying their best to bring women at par with men. Although they are being successful, there is much that still needs to be done.
Lately, the ruling by the EU has once again proven that women are equal to men and that gender discrimination must be eradicated from our society. Well, honestly speaking this ruling is not appreciated by some women and this is mainly because they are now entitled to pay the same insurance premium as that of men. They claim that if they are eager to remove the discrimination then why not from other fields of life. According to this new ruling, women will see a rise in their insurance premium.
Womens only car insurance is now a story of the past. Based on the recent ruling, women will see a rise of £300 in their insurance policy and the younger women will see a rise as high as £2000. However, the main issue is that insurance companies are not sure whether this judgment is also applicable to the existing contracts or not. (more...)