From tips on buying your new car, the best travel destinations to visit or even ways to make your home more energy efficient, AIG Ireland aim to provide helpful and practical advice on common motor and home questions as well as top travel ideas all with an added focus on your safety and well-being. We strive to answer questions you may have but don’t know to ask.
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Struggling with the decision of buying a new or old car? Read our valuable insights to help determine which option best suits your needs before making the big purchase.
Seeking ways to save money on overall car expenses? Follow these simple tips on how can fuel efficiency be improved and you should be filling up less often.
Whether you're planning your first backpacking trip or you're a seasoned pro, these essential Backpacking Travel Tips will help you get the most out of your next adventure.
Get more bang for your buck on your next city break. See historical sights, beautiful architecture and sip on a pint for as little as €2.
Are you a commuter looking for a car that can handle the daily grind? Check the best cars for commuters that are efficient, comfortable, and well-suited for different driving conditions.
St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner and it’s time to get planning how you’ll celebrate. Find out what’s happening near you this with our events guide.
We investigate what the NCT is and is not and give you a handy checklist to prepare your vehicle. Don’t miss out!
Thinking about hitting the slops this winter? Whether you are a beginner or pro, Europe has a resort for you. Check our list of top Ski Resorts and find yours today.
New research has found that 72% of Irish people who regularly participate in sport have sustained an injury while playing, with 73% of those injured incurring a significant financial cost as a result.
Hoping to get a mortgage in the next year or so? So, you are in the right place! Here are six things to avoid if you are looking for mortgage approval in Ireland.
Looking for the best Christmas events in Ireland to get you and your family in the festive spirit? We’ve made a list with something to suit every age and member of the family!
If you’re planning a getaway to soak up some of the best Christmas Markets Europe has to offer, check out some of these fantastic destinations that we have put together!
Whether you are looking for great value car, home or travel insurance, or you need to make a claim, you can find our 2022 Christmas opening hours here.
Buying a house can seem like a complicated process. We’ve put together a written guide on the step-by-step process to buying your first home in Ireland. Check it out!
Planning to travel alone? Make sure you enjoy every moment of your solo trip. Use our guide for travel tips, packing, safety measures, making friends and much more.
From 3D art to indoor plants, incorporate some of the hottest home design trends this summer without breaking the bank. Check out our tips today and get inspired!
The future is here. Reading a meter, coming home to a cold house and vacuuming may soon be things of the past. Find out how to benefit from smart house technology.
Whether you're involved in an accident, or your car simply dies, knowing what you can do to avoid causing an incident will make all the difference, and our guide can help.
To help ensure you buy a car that isn't going to break down on you and that won't cost you a fortune to run, here are some tips to use when buying a new car. Read now!
The automotive industry is finally re-emerging after a tough time. In this article we outline the top trends affecting the motor industry in 2022. Read now!
Prepping for your theory test can seem daunting – there’s a lot to cover. Use our helpful guide to prepare for your Driver Theory Test and pass the first time.
Ready to sit your driving test? Check out our tips for passing and discover the top reasons why people fail. Be prepared with AIG.
Buying an electric car has major benefits: it’s better for the environment, your health and your wallet! Learn about the grants and discounts available.
Family life can be, and usually is, hectic! We've created some guides that may help navigate the crazy day-to-day of family life.
Use our interactive Family Time Map to find out what’s on in South County Dublin. Activities? Restaurants? Playgrounds? We’ve got it all covered.
Use our interactive Family Time Map to find out what’s on in North County Dublin. Activities? Restaurants? Playgrounds? We’ve got it all covered.
Use our interactive Family Time Map to find out what’s on in County Galway. Family Activities? Restaurants? Playgrounds? We’ve got it all covered.
Use our interactive Family Time Map to find out what’s on in County Cork. Family Activities? Restaurants? Playgrounds? We’ve got it all covered.
Whether you need learner driver insurance for your own car or insurance for learner drivers on a parents car, we’ve the first time drivers insurance for you.
Buying a car is a big financial step. Find out more about how you can save money by choosing the right time of year to buy depending on your car choice.
Your car’s windscreen is one of the most important parts of your car to keep clean and safe. Learn essential car glass care tips here.
Getting your home ready to sell doesn't have to be difficult. Check out our easy to follow tips on how to prepare your property for the market here.
Thinking about buying a second home? From holiday homes to rental properties, here are our top 6 things to consider when buying your new property.
AIG Insurance celebrate the start of the 2020 Dublin GAA Season with tribute to clubs, volunteer members and frontline workers.
Ireland’s wild and historic scenery is the envy of many other countries. Discover all our island has to offer with these scenic driving routes.
Discover how you can reduce waste in your home, recycle correctly and save money while helping the planet with our helpful tips.
Discover 5 scenic hikes in Ireland with suitable options for seasoned hikers and beginners. Don’t forget your camera for those views.
Learn the steps you can take to improve your home’s BER rating that can result in lower energy bills, better home sustainability and added value to your home.
Dublin is a coastal capital city with a range of swimming spots from beaches to bathing areas to suit everyone. Discover 6 places to swim in Dublin.
Driving on the motorway in Ireland requires adherence to rules for your own safety and the safety of others. Discover our guide to driving on the motorway here.
Few people alive today will have seen Jimmy Bruen in his prime. One of Ireland’s greatest golfers, the 100th anniversary of his birth falls on Friday, May 8.
Trying to homeschool your kids? Get the most out of homeschooling for your child with our helpful tips and links to free online resources.
Running can be for everyone. Find out everything you need to get started and stay motivated on your running journey.
Did you know that you can wash your car at home and still achieve professional results? Use our guide to learn how it’s done.
As the COVID-19 pandemic evolves, AIG remains focused on the safety of our colleagues and those around us while continuing to serve our customers.
Is your home feeling a little cramped by laptops, toys and everything else? Use our easy-to-follow steps to declutter your home and keep it that way.
Working from home? We want to help. Discover our 10 tips to keep you motivated and your mind well throughout the day.
Planning a staycation with your family? Discover our recommendations for weekend breaks for families in Ireland here. There’s no place like home.
Discover what people really think about electric cars & hybrids, their battery lives and their costs through the answers collected in our survey.
Hitting the road with your dog? Follow these tips to ensure your safety and the safety of your four-legged friend while travelling in the car.
Where is the cheapest place in Ireland to insure your car? Find out how to keep your premium down no matter where you live.
Find out how others cope with the trials and tribulations of parenting with 10 of the best parenting blogs in Ireland, get following today!
Newly appointed Dublin football manager Dessie Farrell was in AIG HQ today to help launch its’s New Year offer of a 20% Discount off Car Insurance at AIG.
We’re talking all things interior design with Garry Cohn of Cohn Design. Learn how you can save you time and money during your home refurbishment project.
We spoke to interior designer Alena C Design to learn about the science and creativity in the 7 elements of design and how to incorporate them in your home.
Ready to buy your first car? Use our all-encompassing guide to ensure you buy the right car for you with the most security possible.
There are more cyclists on Irish roads than ever before. Discover our helpful tips for sharing the roads with cyclists and making things safer for all road users.
Discover our list of the best Christmas events happening around the country to get you and your family into the Christmas spirit.
New to driving? Check out these 10 tips to get you ready for your full test and hopefully pass the first time around.
Teaching your child to drive? Check out these 10 tips to get you them ready for the full test and hopefully pass the first time around.
Considering home improvements and don’t know where to start? We chat to architect & interior designer Denise O’Connor on everything you need to know.
Thinking of going electric or considering a hybrid car? Learn all about the different pros and cons of each and choose the right car for you.
With more companies offering remote working options, we chat to North Design about creating a home office space to increase your productivity and comfort.
Get into the Halloween spirit and spend some quality time with your child creating spooky crafts, delicious treats and more with our list of 10 activities.
Ready for some family fun this mid-term break? From ghost stories to ghost busses, here are the top Halloween events for kids taking place around the country.
Here's what happens after you go 'sale agreed' and the things you need to know when buying property in Ireland.
Are you a new parent? Or perhaps this isn’t your first rodeo. Either way, listen to these parenting podcasts for advice, assurance and lots of laughs.
When backpacking there’s things you need and things you definitely don’t. Find out what’s essential.
Looking to reduce screen time, make the most of car time and get your kids learning? These 9 podcasts are educational, imaginative, interesting, and fun!
Driving long distances with kids can be tricky. Use our top tips for a smooth and enjoyable journey. Get where you’re going with AIG.
Time to apply for your first full licence or learner permit? Or is it time to renew? Avoid hassle and multiple trips to the NDLS centre with our document checklist.
Driving in Europe this summer? Whether your renting or taking your own car you should use this checklist to prepare and avoid local fines.
Grab your mates ready for the trip of a lifetime! Discover our guide to the best locations for surfing, golfing, craic and lots more on our magnificent island.
Your family holiday can be stressful enough – Our helpful infographic can make traveling through the airport with your little ones simple.
Want to stretch your legs with your family in Cork? Don’t miss our guide to 10 family friendly walks in Cork for children of all ages.
Want to stretch your legs with your family in the west? Check out our guide to 10 family friendly walks in Galway for children of all ages.
Spend less time travelling and more time soaking up that guaranteed sun with our list of top family holiday spots less than 3-hours from Ireland.
Family travel can be fun! Use our infographic & guide for tips on packing, security, play areas + more at Dublin Airport. Start your holiday the right way.
AIG, the Official Insurance Partner to the LGFA revealed our exclusive car and home insurance deals for LGFA members and their families.
Ready for a life free of clutter and chaos? Grab the family - it’s time for a deep clean. Discover how it’s done with our top tips inspired by Marie Kondo.
Learn how to give your children the best protection on the busy roads this Easter with AIG’s safety tips.
Whether a family holiday or business trip away, don't let airport crime impact you or your trip. Read up on our top 8 tips in staying safe at the airport.
Have you ever had driver fatigue? It’s thought to contribute to 1 in 5 road deaths in Ireland. Find out what to do if you are feeling tired behind the wheel.
Ireland has it's many enchanting qualities. Spend Valentines, rekindling your love with the rich culture and nature with help from our recommendations.
Find the ideal FREE adventure for you and the kids to do together while exploring all that Ireland has to offer.
As Irish roads get busier, it has never been more important to drive safely. Check out our tips.
Are you looking to buy a new car? It may seem like buying new is easier than buying a second hand car but there are still some important things to consider.
With 2019 on the horizon, AIG has uncovered some stunning cities with plenty to do only a mere hop away from Ireland.
Are the dark evenings getting you down? Beat the blues with a winter sun holiday. Check out our ideas that are easy to get to from Ireland.
Struggling to hit the ball straight down the fairway? Or maybe it flies high but not far enough. Your swing might be the problem. We have some tips to help.
Home Security should be high priority, learn some tips and advice from HomeSecure.ie on how to protect your house.
20x20 - Women in Sport - If she can't see it, she can't be it is a national movement to champion girls and women involved in sport at all levels in Ireland.
From pumpkin picking to fancy dress, there is plenty happening for Halloween in Ireland to entertain the young and young at heart. Find out more in our guide.
Feeling left out when your colleagues and friends hit the fairways? Check out our beginner’s guide golf with tips to get started and some fun games to try.
Just started playing golf? Or playing for a while and looking to improve your handicap? We have some tips to help that you may not have thought of.
Planning a holiday to southern Spain? Love heights? Then the el Caminito del Rey may be the hike for you. Find out what you need to know before you go.
Aisling Carolan: the determination and passion that drives her still, as she chases the elusive dream of winning an All-Ireland.
Renting a car while you are abroad on holiday? Avoid common pit-falls and save some money with these handy tips. Learn more today.
Senior footballer Dean Rock’s story keeps up the tradition of the Rock family legacy, his process and his passion for helping those in need.
Official Dublin GAA Senior Ladies footballer Amy Connolly’s story and whats allowed her to flourish
Despite the long hard battles with adversity David Treacy and the Dublin hurling team have had, nothing will quench their desire for that ultimate goal.
Travelling abroad with the family? We have put together some tips from the experts on getting through the airport and flying with children stress-free.
Did you know that distracted driving contributes to hundreds of accidents in Ireland every year? Check out our tips on how to avoid it - they could save your life.
Feel stressed behind the wheel? Check out our advanced driving tips from an expert and see how you can improve.
Want to avoid the crowded restaurants this Sunday? Here are some great ways to spend Mother’s Day at home.
AIG Europe Limited (AEL) is undertaking a restructure as part of its plans for the UK leaving the European Union. Read more
First time skier? Wondering where to start with packing? Check out our list of the basics you will need for a holiday on the slopes.
Check out our ideas for making your home more romantic and have a date night at home this Valentine’s day.
Planning a short break to one of European Christmas markets? Check out the top 3 cheapest European Christmas markets that are easy to get to from Dublin.
Easy steps to ensure your car is prepared for a wet, windy and cold Irish winter. Check them out today.
Thinking about buying a second hand car? What are the potential pit falls? Check out these tips to purchase the right vehicle for you in the most secure way.
Known as the ‘silent killer’ carbon monoxide can’t be seen, smelled or heard. Find out what you need to do to protect yourself and your family.
Shaped by his experiences in Ballymun, Official Dublin GAA star Philly McMahon’s love for football is deep-rooted. Watch #DublinOurTeam 10
Travelling with an infant can be overwhelming if you are not appropriately prepared. Find out more today.
Bringing the car to France? Or hiring a car abroad? Check out our tips for driving on the other side of the road today.
You are planning a city break but do not know where to go? Discover top attractions in Europe and beyond with one of our amazing city break recommendations.
Buying travel insurance that late could mean you are subject to some huge expenses. Check out our infographic today.
Dublin to face Galway in renewal of 2015 edition while the 2016 All-Ireland champions Tipperary take on 2016 league champions Clare
Dublin Camogie star, Sarah O’Donovan does not give up easily. Find out about the sacrifices she is willing to make for her county.
Find the sun holiday or city break of your dreams this summer. Check out our top 5 holiday planner sites today.
Mountain hikes, cliff walks, and city strolls. Check out one of these 10 family friendly walks for easy walks in Dublin. Pack up a picnic and hit the trails.
Growing up in Africa, @Official Dublin GAA senior hurler Eoghan O’Donnell had an unorthodox route to the intercounty team. Find out more.
Looking for ideas of things to do at home with the kids? We’ve got the perfect list of games to try for you! Here are 8 family time ideas to get you started.
Looking for something free to do with the family? Here are our suggestions around Ireland. Don’t miss out!
As a driver you have a responsibility to those who share the road with you. We share our driving tips and help you mind vulnerable road users.
Need a little inspiration for ways to keep your children entertained these days? Here’s 10 things to do with kids at home – enjoy!
The Internet of things promise to make our lives easier in previously unimaginable ways. Find out how today.
Dreaming about your family holiday already? We look at the most popular destinations no matter what your budget.
Have you ever considered coffee to be dangerous for drivers? Find out why this is the case and some other foods to avoid in this post from AIG Ireland.
Our four Dublin GAA stars have proven that they can work together on the pitch, but how would they cope with assembling a piece of furniture in ten minutes?
Thinking about taking a road trip this spring? Here are some tips before you leave.
We have picked our favourite decorating trends for 2016 that are inexpensive and easy. Don’t miss it!
You are at greatest risk of being a victim of crime in the first 24 hours of a trip abroad. Protect yourself, your family and your stuff with our easy tips.
If you need a break before the silly season or are hoping to get away over Christmas here are some great ideas!
To help people remain safe behind the wheel, AIG leverages data-driven insights and years of claims experience to understand why road accidents happen.
66% of Irish people want more Gardai on the roads to combat drink driving. Read the full AIG road safety report here.
Alan Brogan relieves the ups and downs of the All-Ireland Final and his feelings about being a fan for the first time in years.
An African Safari is the holiday of a lifetime but it takes lots of planning. If you are hoping to go see the big 5, find out what you need to know.
AIG Insurance, proud and official sponsor to Dublin GAA has produced the sixth video in the second season of its #DublinOurTeam mini documentary series.
The AIG Close took place on 16-20th of August this year in Ballyliffin and was a great spectacle for Irish amateur golfing.
Two intercounty stars talk training, motivation and GAA goals in the latest instalments of #DublinOurTeam. Not to be missed!
AIG ambassador Sinéad Goldrick on what drives her and the Dublin ladies football team in our latest episode of #DublinOurTeam
AIG are offering a 10% discount on their Travel Insurance allowing Dublin fans to get great value cover for when they are going abroad
Dublin senior camogie star Alison Twomey is relentless in her pursuit of All Ireland glory. #BackingEveryStep
Need some sun but left it to the last minute? It’s not too late, here are our top tips for booking last minute.
Renting a car on holidays offers lots of freedom but it can be expensive if you don’t avoid these common mistakes.
What you need to know about driving in France for the Football including a checklist of what you need to bring.
Easing a new car in slowly will help to ensure it is functioning properly as well as avoiding accidents. Read more tips at AIG
Friday the 13th strikes dread into the hearts of many but does it affect our driving? We discover the truth.
Varying your stretches will help to bring maximum benefit to your body so AIG have created this handy guide to stretches you should be doing.
Eating organically may be better for the environment and our bodies but can it prevent cancer? We find out.
Small improvements can make a big difference to your home, both when you’re living in it and when you come to sell.
Travelling with kids can be daunting, especially for the first time. Here are our top tips on getting to where you are going without losing your marbles!
Whether your son or daughter have their own policy or are on yours, here are some tips to help your teenagers stop texting and become safer drivers.
Planning some home improvements? Check out our top safety tips to make sure you don’t have a DIY disaster.
Need help cycling in the city? Follow these steps by AIG to stay safe on the roads when cycling in an urban environment.
You don’t need to get too far to find some great scuba diving locations. Click here to see some of the best dive sports that Europe has to offer.
Travel in 2016 should be planned, careful and adaptable, but should not be abandoned altogether. Here are AIG's tips for travelling this year.
AIG give you advice on some common injuries your kids may have that can be treated personally instead of seeking medical attention.
Do you know what sort of questions to be asking when you’re investigating a potential new property? Here are the most important ones.
Unfortunately, hotel room theft can be a very real concern while you are relaxing on holiday. These simple steps will help you improve your security.
Travel has been linked to boosting creativity, higher grades and even more money in the bank. Learn more about the benefits of travel with our infographic.
AIG has put together some top tips on avoiding injury while you work out to help you keep your body in tip-top condition. Click here to read more.
Planning a European trip? Our helpful infographic explains 8 of the most common travel scams to help keep you safe on your next trip away.
AIG Ireland's list of diverse selection of destinations that are likely to be travel hotspots in the coming year.
Need inspiration for your New Year’s resolutions? Try some of AIG's carefully planned travel-related options for an exciting year of travel
We all have Christmas traditions that we wouldn't change for the world. Read AIG's list of Europe's unusual Christmas traditions around Europe.
Many of us will spend a lot of time driving over the Christmas and AIG wants to help keep you and your family safe with some Christmas driving safety tips.
AIG wants to help ensure that your home stays warm, dry and cosy this winter. Click here to see our top tips for saving energy and protecting your home.
Planning a gap year abroad can be as daunting as it is exciting. So we have put together a list of tips to help you plan a safe and enjoyable trip.
AIG Insurance in Ireland proudly announced details of the AIG Fenway Hurling Classic and Irish Festival to be held in Boston at the end of November.
AIG, official sponsor to Dublin GAA, showcase the third video in the #DublinOurTeam mini documentary series focusing on the Dublin Ladies footballers
AIG presents #DublinOurTeam - a series of mini documentaries which gets under the skin of Dublin's biggest GAA fans. Click here to watch episode two
The 2015 financial crisis has added a few items to the Greek traveller’s checklist. AIG has a few tips to make sure you have a safe and successful trip.
AIG presents #DublinOurTeam - a series of mini documentaries which gets under the skin of Dublin's biggest GAA fans. Click here to watch episode one.
Pack a bag, strap on your boots and prepare for your next adventure with AIG’s infographic of the most stunning hikes around Europe.
Here's a list of all the sources used in our 7 Amazing Hikes in European National Parks Infographic. Explore your best hiking destinations in Europe.
AIG Insurance re-launched their promotional discounts on their car, home and travel insurance products available to members of sporting clubs* in Ireland.
Family ferry holidays are great for minimising the stress of travel. We've selected some top ferry tips that will remind you getting there is half the fun.
Read AIG’s “What to Pack for Backpacking in Europe” to get started. From the right pack to the right insurance, AIG has you covered every step of the way.
AIG research shows young male drivers twice as likely to speed daily and young female drivers most likely to suffer from road rage! See our Infographic.
Sometimes bliss resides right around the corner. Read AIG’s 3 Best Staycation Locales in Ireland and get covered coast to coast with AIG’s car insurance.
With scenery-seekers in mind, AIG has come up with 10 stunning cities that are a short three-hour flight away. Stunning stops in Ireland’s backyard.
Congrats to the Dublin Ladies on getting to yet another All Ireland Final. It's time to celebrate this year's team, starting with the clubs behind it.
Do Whitehall Colmcille or the Kilmacud Crokes contribute the most players to the current Dublin Hurling team? Find out with our Dublin Hurling infographic
We’ve all seen them, indicating erratically, hogging lanes, occupying yellow box after yellow box – they are Ireland’s most annoying drivers.
Respect for Irish Roads – Sure isn’t it Right to Give Thanks and Praise.
Ireland boasts some of the most unique scenery in the world. So why not hit the road and create some memories on a romantic road trip this weekend.
We've put some info together in an infographic as a reminder that even sending or receiving short messages can lead to damage, injury or worse, death.
Are you planning a trip to South America? We answer the practical questions you have planning to travel in South America. Let’s get started!