Car Insurance, Insurance101

Everything you need to know about GAP insurance

If you owe more than what your car is worth at the time on an accident or theft, GAP insurance will cover the difference between the car’s depreciated value and what you actually owe on your auto loan. 

Published on September 21, 2021
Insurance101, Seasonal Tips

Hurricane Season Guide

There are no guarantees when it comes to the weather. A long-range forecast may say one thing today, but by tomorrow, what was supposed to be a warm and sunny period can turn into a cool and cloudy one seemingly overnight. That’s because meteorology is an inexact science.

Published on September 17, 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 August 24, 2021
Car Insurance, Insurance101

How to make a claim against someone else’s insurance

Car insurance is designed to protect you in the case of an accident. However, it’s also designed to protect you in a situation where you aren’t directly at-fault. Even if you’re a cautious driver with an excellent driving record, there’s always a chance that you’ll be involved in an accident caused by another driver. It’s… Read More

Published on August 20, 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
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