Car Insurance

Uninsured Motorist Fee: Do you need car insurance in Virginia?

It’s common knowledge, and common sense, that having car insurance is a good idea. It’s less well-known, however, that car insurance isn’t actually legally required in all states or situations. There are legally mandated minimum amounts of different types of car insurance required in almost all fifty states. New Hampshire and Virginia are two notable… Read More

Published on August 17, 2021
Auto Tips, Car Insurance

How the pandemic has changed car travel

It’s no secret that the coronavirus pandemic impacted travel significantly and continues to do so today. Even though more people are starting to travel again with borders opening between countries and airport traffic increasing, travel isn’t the same as it was before the pandemic — not in the air nor on the road. In this… Read More

Published on August 12, 2021
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
Auto Tips, Car Insurance

6 ways to save on a car as a recent college grad

After more than a decade of schooling, it’s finally here: your college graduation. It’s a day many students dream of, signaling the end of homework, exams, and early-morning classes. It’s now time to enter the so-called real world and get to work. In 2021, that might sound easier said than done. After a global pandemic… Read More

Published on July 15, 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
Car Insurance, Insurance101

A parent’s guide for teens getting a driver’s license

Getting a driver’s license is the ultimate rite of passage for teens. Long-awaited driver’s ed courses, instructional afternoons in a parking lot, and trips to the DMV are all steps leading to this important milestone. As a parent, you may meet this moment with nervousness, caution, and even dread as your teen is excited to… Read More

Published on July 1, 2021