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Teen car accidents: how to prevent and prepare
Watching your teenager drive off on their own for the first time can be a bittersweet experience. You spent hours and hours preparing them to be safe drivers, but you still worry. How can you go the extra mile to safely prepare your child for the open road? We can answer that question, but first,… Read More
Is windshield damage covered by car auto insurance?
No matter what kind of driver you are — road-tripper, carpooler, or daily commuter — you know that car ownership comes with its fair share of hassles. Even keeping up with routine car maintenance can sometimes feel like a lot to handle — throw even the most minor windshield damage into the mix, and now you’ve got… Read More
Catalytic converter theft: what you need to know to protect yourself
Catalytic converter thefts are on the rise. Catalytic converters help a car clean its exhaust. They have become a target for theft because catalytic converters contain precious metals like palladium and platinum and the price of these metals has increased in the past several years. And since 2019, converter theft has risen 1,215%, according to… Read More
How to switch car insurance companies
Switching auto insurance companies is easy, but if you’re comparing prices make sure the coverages, limits, and deductibles on your new policy match what you have on your existing insurance policy. While your rate could be lower when quoting with a new auto insurance company, the protection and claims service they offer may be differ… Read More
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Should you try usage-based insurance (UBI)?
Car manufacturers are constantly leveraging technological advancements to help us drive more safely. From back-up cameras, blind spot detection, and lane departure warnings, to a future that promises widely available self-driving cars, as the technology advances, so do our ways of driving. But, what about our insurance policies? Are they adapting to keep up with… Read More
Telematics and UBI: the most common questions
You come to a full stop at every stop sign, you never speed through yellow lights, and you always obey the speed limit. If this sounds like you, you may have wondered why you have to pay the same amount for car insurance as your fellow motorists who can’t seem to follow the rules of… Read More
How to find car insurance discounts
Whether you’re saving up for your child’s college fund or hoping to take your dream vacation, finding small ways to save money on your monthly bills can add up to a hefty chunk of change. Lowering your monthly car insurance payment is a great place to start saving. And with car insurance, there are many… Read More
Telematics: what is it, and why should you care?
Car technology is changing rapidly. In another blog post, we talked about some of the innovations that are happening right now when it comes to cars, including self-driving vehicles, biometrics, augmented reality and yes, even cars that talk to each other. In this post, we’re going to take a deep dive into another technology —… Read More
Do “best times to buy a car” rules still apply in 2021?
Let’s be honest: the pandemic has changed everything. How we work, how we socialize, even how we shop. Car manufacturers have not been immune to our “new normal.” Between a global pandemic, a microchip shortage, and other factors, there are less new cars hitting the market. Normally, December would be a great time to think… Read More
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