startrescue.co.uk's most popular Three Star Breakdown Cover level has been awarded a 5 Star Rating by Defaqto. This means the cover provides one of the highest quality offerings on the market. We, at startrescue.co.uk, are proud that our customers' most popular level of breakdown cover has been recognised by a leading independent research company.
Yes! The way Defaqto rate breakdown cover products means that they analyse vehicle recovery in the UK separately to recovery across Europe. This means that our Four and Five Star Cover levels have two Defaqto ratings, as they both include European breakdown cover.
Defaqto is an independent research company, focusing solely on financial products. Consistently analysing the market, their experts research and assess nearly 41,000 products to ensure the information is up-to-date. They aim to assist customers with their Star Ratings by highlighting where products are placed within the market. They take in to account how comprehensive the product is in terms of features and quality to give customers an unbiased view of their options.
The Defaqto experts maintain a database of 41 million product features covering nearly 41,000 products. Through extensive daily market research, analysis, customer research and an understanding of important features. Defaqto selects and scores all the important benefits. Totalling the scores gives each product a Star Rating from one to five.
Defaqto Ratings are updated and published annually on 1st February every year.
When searching for the right vehicle breakdown policy for you, your research will likely bring up countless options. To narrow your options and to make sure that the policy you choose is as comprehensive as possible, Defaqto Star Ratings make the process that much more simple. The one to five star system gives you a quick and easy reference to compare similar policies against their features, rather than just price.
We are also proud to have been recognised as a Recommended Provider for Breakdown Cover for 2019 by Which?. Which? is the largest independent consumer body in the UK with more than 1.4 million members and supporters. Everything that Which? does has one overriding purpose: to make consumers more powerful. Find out more here.