Many companies offer roadside assistance on a subscription style basis. Basically, you pay a monthly fee, and if you need it, you get a host of services for free. If you don't need anything, you get the peace of mind that you would have help if you need it.
However, not all roadside assistance programmes are the same. Before booking a service, you may want to ask a few questions.
If you have been out in your car and you return to discover that someone has smashed a window in order to steal an item from the interior of your vehicle, it can be really upsetting. The shock of finding broken glass may make it difficult to work out what you need to do next. Below is a handy guide which will help you to prepare in case car thieves target you.