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What We Learned from a Recent Evacuation

What We Learned from a Recent Evacuation
January 23, 2019 No Comments »

Recently, we got caught up in the Woolsey Fire in Los Angeles County, which was one of the largest local wildfires in history. It resulted in massive evacuations across wide areas of the San Fernando Valley, along with Malibu and ... Read More »

Lemonade Insurance Review: Cool Coverage for Millennials Bundled in Tech

Lemonade Insurance Review: Cool Coverage for Millennials Bundled in Tech
October 18, 2018 No Comments »

Like most other industries, the tech disruptors have their eyes on insurance too. One such newcomer in the space is “Lemonade Insurance Company,” which wants to make insurance more transparent, easier to use, and cheaper. Oh, and they want to ... Read More »

An Insurer Is Offering a Discount for Using Tesla’s Autopilot System

An Insurer Is Offering a Discount for Using Tesla’s Autopilot System
December 5, 2017 No Comments »

If you drive a Tesla, or are thinking about acquiring one, you should definitely consider the insurance piece of the puzzle beforehand. It can be more expensive than you think to buy car insurance for an electric car, especially a ... Read More »

Domino’s Pizza Is Offering Carryout Insurance

Domino’s Pizza Is Offering Carryout Insurance
November 27, 2017 38 Comments »

A friend of mine recently told me that Domino’s Pizza was offering insurance. At first, I thought he was he joking. How could Domino’s Pizza be offering insurance to its customers? To their staff, sure, that makes sense, but to ... Read More »

The Five Most Common Homeowners Insurance Claims

The Five Most Common Homeowners Insurance Claims
July 27, 2016 No Comments »

If you’ve owned a home (or two) for more than a few months, you know it can come with a lot of unexpected costs. That’s why it’s important to set aside money for things like maintenance and upkeep. But some ... Read More »

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 television ads or billboards lately for “Acceptance Insurance,” which as the name implies, will probably accept you as a customer if you just give them the chance. Their flagship product is Acceptance auto insurance, though they ... 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 8 Comments »

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 have car insurance from Allstate. How Allstate Drivewise Works First off, Drivewise is ... 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 5 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 »