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
Car Insurance, Insurance101

Understanding Car Insurance Deductibles

Choosing the right car insurance can be daunting, but understanding deductibles will make it much more approachable. In theory, the concept sounds simple: your car insurance deductible is the amount of money you pay out of pocket in the event of an accident or other claim. However, every deductible is different and there are plenty… Read More

Published on June 15, 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
Homeowners, Insurance101

Your Homeowners Insurance Guide

Buying a new home is a multi-step process that involves many moving parts. To help, we’ve put together this guide that seeks to answer some of the most common questions we get about homebuying, who needs homeowners insurance, and what types of policies are available. Buying a new home Before we dive into homeowners insurance… Read More

Published on April 1, 2021