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Acceptance Auto Insurance Review: Insurance for Imperfect Drivers

Acceptance Auto Insurance Review: Insurance for Imperfect Drivers
June 7, 2016 No Comments »

You may have seen ads or billboards lately for “Acceptance Insurance,” which as the name implies, will probably accept you as a customer if you give them the chance. I’ve seen billboards along the freeway here in Southern California, with ... Read More »

Get Cell Phone Insurance Without Paying a Premium (or a Large Deductible)

Get Cell Phone Insurance Without Paying a Premium (or a Large Deductible)
May 23, 2016 No Comments »

As we wrote about in a previous post, it’s difficult to get affordable insurance coverage for your expensive iPhone (or any smartphone) because the deductible is often too high to justify filing a claim. After all, why pay $500 in ... Read More »

Drivewise App from Allstate: Earn Points and Cash Back for Safe Driving

Drivewise App from Allstate: Earn Points and Cash Back for Safe Driving
May 18, 2016 1 Comment »

Allstate recently launched its “Drivewise App” that allows you to earn cash back and rewards for driving safely. And it’s available to anyone, not just those who are insured by Allstate. How Drivewise Works First off, Drivewise is just a ... Read More »

Geico Might Be Funny, But Will They Save You Any Money?

Geico Might Be Funny, But Will They Save You Any Money?
January 8, 2016 3 Comments »

So it seems everywhere I turn, I see a Geico commercial. And hey, they’re funny. I’ll admit it. And I don’t like to admit things, especially positive things about large corporations. But that’s not the end of the story. That’s ... Read More »

Liberty Mutual’s Deductible Fund: Pay Now for a Lower Deductible Later

Liberty Mutual’s Deductible Fund: Pay Now for a Lower Deductible Later
November 23, 2015 No Comments »

Here we go again. We’ve already written about Nationwide’s Vanishing Deductible. Now it’s time to talk about Liberty Mutual’s “Deductible Fund.” If it sounds like you’ve heard this one before, you’re probably onto something. Yes, car insurance companies are constantly ... Read More »

Car Insurance Is More Expensive for Electric Cars

Car Insurance Is More Expensive for Electric Cars
October 14, 2015 No Comments »

So you’ve got your eyes on that new Tesla…you know, the one that is “Autopilot equipped” and able to go for some 270 miles before its next charge. While that’s certainly cool, and a great way to save at the ... Read More »

Esurance DriveSense Review: Automatically Get a 5-10% Discount

Esurance DriveSense Review: Automatically Get a 5-10% Discount
April 7, 2015 3 Comments »

There’s a new telematics device on the market to rival the existing Progressive Snapshot. It comes courtesy of Esurance, the online insurance company acquired by Allstate a few years back. How Esurance DriveSense Works Similar to Snapshot, the small device ... Read More »

Why Your Next Auto Insurance Policy Could Come from Google

Why Your Next Auto Insurance Policy Could Come from Google
January 8, 2015 1 Comment »

Update: It’s official, “Google Compare for U.S. car insurance” has been launched in California, with more states expected to follow. A project that has reportedly been in the works for at least a couple years now might soon see the ... Read More »

Is Wedding Insurance Worth Buying?

Is Wedding Insurance Worth Buying?
December 9, 2014 No Comments »

If you’re in the process of getting married, I feel for you. It’s a long, arduous process filled with highs and lows. It’s also really expensive. The good news is you’ll have a nice party at the end of it, ... Read More »