What Does a Speeding Ticket Do to Your Insurance?

A speeding ticket may increase your auto insurance premium, but why does it do that?  Every auto insurance policy is based on statistics that were created in order to best ascertain the risk of the insured. Auto insurance policies measure this risk and apply it to individuals, such as yourself, when you apply for insurance. […]

Boys and Girls: Which Teens Are the Better Drivers?

Are boys really better drivers than girls? It’s a common stereotype that we hear on a near daily basis, but what does the science say? The influence of society is a powerful thing and whether you are aware of it or not, it does influence your everyday decisions. Like how many of us buy brand-name cereals […]

Car Rental Accidents or Fees Should Not Ruin Your Vacation

Always check with your insurance agent: car rental insurance may or may not be your best option. After a long trip to your desired destination, the last thing you want to be doing is filling out more forms. Without thinking, you probably accepted the car rental insurance that is provided at the time you sign-off […]

Marriage & Car Insurance

When it comes to romance, we can think of nothing greater than combining car insurance policies. At first glance, marriage and car insurance may seem to have nothing to do with each other, but upon closer inspection (go-go gadget: reading glasses!), you’ll see that the two are actually intertwined. In the same way that marriage […]

3 Spring Break Safety Tips for College Students

Following these tips will ensure a fun and safe spring break. Each year, more than 1.5 million students go on spring break, the peak travel season that poses many risks for both college-aged men and women. The truth is that spring break can lead to very nasty behavior such as sexual assault, alcohol poisoning, serious […]

3 Tips You Need to Know About Proof of Loss

The basics everyone should know about proof of loss. The Proof of Loss is a legal document made by the insured to allow their claim to be determined under their insurance policy. Adjusters may say that this document is “pretty straight forward,” but any normal person who’s ever filled one out knows that Proof of […]

What To Look For While Shopping For Your Next Car

Follow these tips to help you find the right car for your needs. When shopping for a new car, there are many things to consider. Along with choosing the color and style that you want, it is important to ensure that you choose a safe vehicle. Use these safe car shopping tips to help you […]

5 Tools All Car Owners Need

A well-stocked toolbox is an essential part of owning a vehicle. Taking your car to your mechanic for every little issue you face can be very time consuming and expensive. While you don’t need to turn your garage into a mechanic shop, having the right tools and know-how can help save you a trip to […]

How To: Having The Safe Driving Talk With Your Teen

Use these tips to help you have a successful safe driving talk with your teen driver. As a parent, watching your teen walk out of the DMV with their new license can be a very exciting yet nerve-wracking experience. While you are proud of their accomplishment, it also means they will be navigating the roads […]

Adding Your Teen to Your Family Auto Insurance

When your teen doesn’t have their own car, you can add them to the family auto insurance policy. If your newly-passed teenage driver is going to drive your family car, it is important and legally required to get him or her insured. You can check with your local insurance agent to find out about the […]