Auto Insurance

Should I Buy Collision Insurance on an Older Car?

January 8, 2010 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “Should I buy collision insurance on an older car?” Let’s face it; we’re all looking for ways to save a buck on our auto insurance premiums. Additionally, we want to be certain we’re not paying for coverage that ... Read More »

Texting Drivers Six Times More Likely to Get in Crash

December 22, 2009 No Comments »

A new study from researchers at the University of Utah found that texting drivers were six times more likely to be involved in a car crash than those who do not text. The researchers used vehicle simulators and identical traffic ... Read More »

Doctors Most Likely to Get In Car Accidents

December 7, 2009 No Comments »

Insurance is all about measuring risk, and believe it or not, certain occupations are more prone to car accidents than others. The reason behind it remains a mystery, but because of these stats, compiled by Quality Planning Corp. and digested ... Read More »

Wisconsin Raises Minimum Liability Limits to National High

November 17, 2009 No Comments »

Wisconsin is best known for the Packers, cheese and now…for joining the ranks of states with the highest mandatory minimum car insurance policies in the country. So it may be a good time to get some online quotes to shop ... Read More »

Texting Isn’t the Biggest Distraction While Driving

October 13, 2009 No Comments »

Even though talking on cell phones and text messaging while driving have become lightening rods for legislation, other more traditional distractions are apparently more significant issues. A survey of 3,000 drivers conducted by car leasing company Leasetrader.com found that texting ... Read More »

Do I Need Car Insurance If I Don’t Own a Car?

October 12, 2009 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “Do I need car insurance if I don’t own a car?” Well, like all things in the insurance realm, yes and no.  Individual circumstances will determine whether or not you’ll have the need for an auto insurance policy ... Read More »

Why Is Car Insurance Cheaper for Women?

September 27, 2009 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “Why is car insurance cheaper for women?” Before we get started, it’s important to point out that car insurance is not always cheaper for women than men.  There are many factors involved in how car insurance rates are ... Read More »

Why is Car Insurance So High for Teenagers?

September 20, 2009 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “Why is car insurance so high for teenagers?” The answer becomes abundantly clear when we consider that insurance is a business.  Insurance companies are out to earn money. The business model is simple.  Collect small, calculated amounts of ... Read More »

Is Car Insurance Tax Deductible?

July 30, 2009 No Comments »

A common question folks ask is “if car insurance is tax deductible?”  The answer is simple; yes and no. Of course, it really depends on the type of car insurance you’re referring to.  When it comes to personal auto insurance, ... Read More »

Good Student Discount

July 1, 2009 1 Comment »

Good Students Can Save on Car Insurance Most car insurers offer a “good student discount” Generally qualify when you maintain a “B” average or better Must be a full-time high school or college student May be restricted to drivers of ... Read More »