Auto Insurance

Hybrid Car Insurance Discount

August 4, 2010 1 Comment »

Car insurance discounts are all the rage these days. Heck, State Farm claims you can save up to 40% via discounts, but that doesn’t mean a whole lot if the starting price on the insurance premium is much higher than ... Read More »

10 Insurance Policies You May Not Need

July 15, 2010 No Comments »

Most people cringe at the thought of purchasing insurance. Home, auto, health, life…Where does it end? A better question is where should it end? Insurance can be a valuable tool to protect our health, financial future, and property. Many types ... Read More »

How Does Insurance Determine the Value of a Car?

July 12, 2010 No Comments »

If you’ve ever been in a car accident, you know it can be a lot of drama. Aside from any health-related issues, you’ll probably also have to deal with damage to your vehicle. Whether the accident was your fault or ... Read More »

Why Is Insurance So Expensive?

July 7, 2010 No Comments »

Anyone who has ever shopped for or purchased insurance has surely asked this question. Many of us feel like we don’t really need insurance, and only purchase it because it is mandatory to operate a motor vehicle or necessary if ... Read More »

Do Insurance Companies Check Driving Records?

June 28, 2010 1 Comment »

Insurance Q&A: “Do insurance companies check driving records?” Well, some do…and some don’t. The answer depends on the risk profile of the insurance company you most closely match up with. Or perhaps the one you decide to apply to. But ... Read More »

Online Auto Insurance Purchases Climb In 2009

June 22, 2010 No Comments »

American consumers submitted 38.8 million online insurance quote requests and purchased a record 2.8 million auto insurance policies online last year, according to a recent study conducted by comScore. Both requests and purchases were up more than 20 percent versus ... Read More »

Why Is Only Half the Story

June 14, 2010 No Comments »

State Farm apparently has too much money to spend on advertising…which should make their policyholders pretty upset. After all, if they are the largest personal lines insurer in the United States, why don’t they offer the lowest rates? Isn’t that ... Read More »

Teenage Girls May See Higher Car Insurance Rates

June 9, 2010 No Comments »

Although car insurance rates are cheaper for women than men, new technologies seem to be making teen girls a greater risk behind the wheel, according the Allstate 2009 State of Teen Driving survey. Of the 1,063 teens who participated, 51% ... Read More »

Auto Insurance Now Mandatory in Wisconsin

June 1, 2010 No Comments »

As of today, liability auto insurance is mandatory in the state of Wisconsin. Going forward, drivers in the state will be required to carry minimum car insurance coverage and proof of insurance. The minimum liability limits in Wisconsin are $50,000 ... Read More »

Top 10 Cheapest Cars to Own (Car Insurance Included)

May 26, 2010 No Comments »

It would be great if the sticker price were the only consideration when making a decision to buy that new car you’ve been eyeballing. But with the economy still barely sputtering along and unemployment holding steady, or increasing, depending on ... Read More »