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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 »

GEICO and Helzberg Diamonds: A Match Made In…

GEICO and Helzberg Diamonds:  A Match Made In…
January 7, 2013 No Comments »

File this one under, “Starting to Get Ridiculous.” By now, you’ve likely seen at least one of the GEICO and Helzberg “colabo’s” come across your television screen. Especially during the Christmas season. While we review a lot of auto insurer ... Read More »

Auto Insurance Premiums Inched Up in 2010

Auto Insurance Premiums Inched Up in 2010
January 2, 2013 No Comments »

It’s 2013, who cares, right? As with most data collected on a scale this large, you’re usually getting data that’s at least a year or two old. While the information may appear about as current as your iPhone 3 today, ... Read More »

How You Vote Could Affect How Much You Pay for Insurance

How You Vote Could Affect How Much You Pay for Insurance
December 18, 2012 No Comments »

I guess we all thought we’d get a break from the voting talk after the heated 2012 presidential election came and went this past month. I guess we were wrong… The subject of voting has now made its way into ... Read More »

The Progressive ‘Box’ Steals Flo’s Spotlight

The Progressive ‘Box’ Steals Flo’s Spotlight
December 5, 2012 1 Comment »

If you don’t know who “Flo” is, you don’t know jack. But seriously, she is quite easily one of the top 10 most recognizable female company mascots out there today. In the insurance world, she’s the second most recognizable mascot, ... Read More »

Top 10 Insurance Complaints

Top 10 Insurance Complaints
December 4, 2012 No Comments »

Insurance is a tough gig. You’re basically forced to have it, and we all know it isn’t cheap. On top of that, it’s not fun or exciting, and it certainly doesn’t improve your social status. And while insurance professionals can ... Read More »

Super Storm Sandy and What It Means for Your Insurance

Super Storm Sandy and What It Means for Your Insurance
November 13, 2012 No Comments »

We’ve said it a thousand times and will probably say it one thousand more times in the next few years. When it comes to insurance; the devil, or angel in the case of this post, is in the details of ... Read More »

Washington D.C. Most Dangerous Place to Drive

Washington D.C. Most Dangerous Place to Drive
August 29, 2012 No Comments »

Insurance is all about risk. In short, insurers try to determine the likelihood you will cost them money by operating a vehicle, and then charge accordingly. Many insurance pricing factors have to do with the driver and their respective vehicle, ... Read More »

How Typical Violations Increase Your Car Insurance Rate

How Typical Violations Increase Your Car Insurance Rate
May 22, 2012 No Comments »

We now know how much everyday violations cost us in terms of additional insurance premium, thanks to a comprehensive study conducted by Insurance.com. While the results of their study do not guarantee the same results for every car insurance customer, ... Read More »

Progressive Image Capture: Insurance Quoting of the Future?

Progressive Image Capture: Insurance Quoting of the Future?
May 16, 2012 No Comments »

Well, it’s official. You can now do just about everything with your mobile phone. Leave it to Progressive, as they seem to be the technology leader when it comes to insurance, to come up with a way for people to ... Read More »