Technology: Insurance on the go

Forget creating websites solely for the home computer: mobile internet is fast becoming the norm. Figures from the Office for National Statistics reveal 61% of adults have used a mobile phone or tablet to go online this year, up from just 24% in 2010. And while social media is the number-one destination for mobile technology users, finance is not far behind.

With people increasingly using mobile devices to access the internet, this article studies how easy it is for customers to purchase insurance on the move.