Auto Insurance

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 »

Liberty Mutual 12-Month Rate Guarantee: Huh?

Liberty Mutual 12-Month Rate Guarantee:  Huh?
January 4, 2013 1 Comment »

Liberty Mutual has a new television commercial running at the moment touting their ability to lock in your car insurance rate for 12 months “today!” For those who have a six-month auto insurance policy, which seems to increase every six ... 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 »

Yes, Car Insurance Is Deductible Per Incident

Yes, Car Insurance Is Deductible Per Incident
November 27, 2012 No Comments »

If you’re no stranger to the TTAI website, you probably already know what an insurance deductible is. If not, follow the previous link. Or if you are a property owner in the northeast United States (Sandy), you probably know that ... Read More »

Can I Change My Car Insurance Coverage Mid-Term?

Can I Change My Car Insurance Coverage Mid-Term?
November 25, 2012 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: Can I change my car insurance coverage mid-term? This post relates to making changes to your existing car insurance coverage, but staying with your current insurance company. You’ll want to read our switching insurance companies article if you ... Read More »

What to Do If Involved in a Not At Fault Accident

What to Do If Involved in a Not At Fault Accident
November 15, 2012 No Comments »

So, you’ve gotten into a car accident and it CLEARLY wasn’t your fault. Good thing you don’t have a care in the world since you didn’t do anything wrong, right? Well, it may not go that smoothly for you. Insurance ... Read More »

RelayRides Insurance Review: A Word of Caution

RelayRides Insurance Review: A Word of Caution
November 5, 2012 2 Comments »

“RelayRides” is a nationwide car sharing network where individuals can “rent” their own cars to others in exchange for a fee. In so many words, you can become your own Enterprise Rent-A-Car and earn up to “$1,000 per month,” according ... Read More »

The Pros and Cons of Usage Based Car Insurance

The Pros and Cons of Usage Based Car Insurance
September 24, 2012 No Comments »

If you haven’t already heard, so-called “usage-based insurance” is quickly becoming one of the most talked about (and controversial) technologies in the world of car insurance. The frontrunner in this relatively new field is Progressive’s Snapshot, which is a small ... 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 »

Why Are Some Car Insurance Companies Cheaper Than Others?

Why Are Some Car Insurance Companies Cheaper Than Others?
July 23, 2012 No Comments »

With the constant barrage of insurance advertising centered on how much lower everyone else’s rates are compared to the next company, you might be wondering how one particular company can offer lower insurance premiums than everyone else. It’s a valid ... Read More »