Car Insurance, Insurance101

Do car insurance rates go down when you turn 25?

For car insurance providers, age is one of the many factors considered when determining your insurance rate. Why? Your age is often a good indicator of your driving experience and accident risk. When you’ve had more time and practice behind the wheel, you’re much less likely to get into an accident—meaning you’ll cost your insurance… Read More

Published on July 16, 2021
Car Insurance, Safety

Distracted Driving: The Role of Cell Phones and Driving Laws by State

At the most basic level, distracted driving is engaging in any activities while driving that take your attention away from the road. When your attention isn’t on the road, it’s a serious problem. It should come as no surprise that cell phones play a significant role in distracted driving – use of a cell phone… Read More

Published on July 9, 2021
Safety

Distracted driving 101

By now, many of us have had at least a few conversations around distracted driving or have read about the dangers online and in the news. But even with all the knowledge we have, thousands of drivers continue to allow themselves to be distracted on the road. It’s become such a common occurrence that many… Read More

Published on July 5, 2021
Car Insurance, Safety

Keeping your pet safe on the road

In the last decade, auto innovation has come far in keeping us safe on the roads in the event of an accident. With all of the latest safety features that are becoming more common on the roads, highway fatalities continue to be on the decline. But in spite of all these improvements, nothing takes the… Read More

Published on June 17, 2021
Auto Tips

How to get a motorcycle license

As with most permits and licenses, how you get a license to ride a motorcycle will vary depending on what state you’re residing in within the U.S.

Published on June 7, 2021
Safety

Your motorcycle safety guide

With May being Motorcycle Safety Month, the following motorcycle safety tips – both for riders and motorists – can help reduce the chances of being involved in an accident.

Published on May 20, 2021
Car Insurance, Insurance101

In an accident but didn’t get the other driver’s information?

It happened: you got in an accident, and to make matters worse, you didn’t get the other driver’s information. Maybe this accident was a hit-and-run, where someone left the scene after a collision without stopping. Maybe you were flustered from the accident itself and simply forgot to ask for the other driver’s info. Or maybe… Read More

Published on May 7, 2021
Insurance101

Your Motorcycle Insurance Guide

Riders, this guide is for you. No matter what brand or type of motorcycle you ride, Elephant is pleased to be able to offer you motorcycle insurance coverage that will meet your needs through our partner Dairyland Insurance. We’ll cover what motorcycle insurance is, how it works, what it covers, and information on typical cost… Read More

Published on May 5, 2021
Safety

Your ultimate driving safety guide

We all like to think of ourselves as safe drivers, but like most things, there’s always room for improvement. We’re compiling some of our most frequently discussed driving safety tips to create a handy guide to keep you safe on the road — no matter the situation. Seasonal driving safety Safe driving should be our… Read More

Published on May 4, 2021
Car Insurance, Safety

Careless driving vs. reckless driving | What’s the difference?

On the surface, careless driving and reckless driving seem like two sides of the same coin.

Published on May 3, 2021