Auto Insurance

How Much is Insurance for a New Driver?

January 25, 2012 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “How much is insurance for a new driver?” If you’re new to this country or have a newly licensed teen, you may be wondering how much auto insurance is going to set you back. The cost of insurance ... Read More »

How to Check If a Car Has Insurance

January 24, 2012 No Comments »

Wouldn’t it be nice if we could tell if a particular vehicle was insured just be looking at it? At least you would know which cars not to drive next to on the freeway, and which cars not to park ... Read More »

Where is the Geico Gecko From?

January 19, 2012 No Comments »

You’ve got to hand it to Geico. They take a completely boring product, insurance, and make it interesting. Of course, they do so by throwing non-sequiturs at you in the form of talking cavemen, flying pigs, musical money stacks, and ... Read More »

What is a Named Insured?

January 15, 2012 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “What is a named insured?” You may come across this term when you are shopping for insurance coverage. While there shouldn’t be any trouble figuring out who a particular named insured will be for an insurance policy, it’s ... Read More »

Usage Based Auto Insurance Gaining Traction, Lowering Premiums

January 12, 2012 No Comments »

Yes, we’re referring to popular new programs such as Progressive Snapshot. Usage based insurance (UBI) is quickly being adopted by large auto insurance companies as a means to select drivers they prefer to insure, while providing these customers with lower ... Read More »

Shop Your Car Insurance Annually. Loyalty Does Not Pay

January 9, 2012 No Comments »

Insurance companies make more money when they retain customers over the long term because the acquisition cost (to advertise and issue policies) is one of the largest expenses they incur. Once you become a customer, if you don’t file any ... Read More »

Allstate Claim Satisfaction Guarantee Review

January 3, 2012 No Comments »

Allstate Insurance recently launched its so-called “Claim Satisfaction Guarantee,” which is currently available in 31 states. In short, Allstate policyholders who are dissatisfied with their insurance claims experience are able to receive up to a six-month insurance premium credit on ... Read More »

Top 10 New Years Insurance Resolutions for 2012

January 3, 2012 No Comments »

We just couldn’t help ourselves. TTAI doesn’t take its eye off the ball even over the Holidays. Each year many of us make a list of resolutions that likely won’t last through January…the author of this article included. Mostly, our ... Read More »

Car Insurance Pricing: What’s Under Your Control?

December 19, 2011 No Comments »

Most of us buy the car we “want,” “deserve,” or “think we can afford.” It isn’t until later that we actually worry about the related insurance costs. But is there a way to be proactive and buy a car we ... Read More »

What Is an Auto Insurance ID Card?

December 15, 2011 No Comments »

Hopefully you’re not asking this question because you were pulled over while driving uninsured! Put simply, an “auto insurance ID card” is a document that demonstrates evidence of your current insurance coverage. You will receive an auto insurance ID card ... Read More »