Hastings Direct is a trading name of Hastings Insurance Services. Other brands in the same stable include Likewise, Renew and Insure Pink.
It’s a broker, meaning that it passes customers on to a number of different insurers, including Advantage Insurance Company, which is ultimately owned by the Hastings Insurance Group.
We currently rate Hastings Direct for its car insurance and home insurance. It also offers van and bike cover.
Hastings Direct scores below average in our customer happiness and trust ratings.
However, it receives a Silver Fairer Finance Ribbon for its car insurance, due to a high transparency score and strong performance at the Ombudsman.