Safety

Is it safe to drive a compact car?

When you’re thinking of buying a car, nothing may be more reliable than a compact. They are affordable, great on gas, stylish, and depending on the make and model, could be tried-and-true in performance. Popular models include the Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla, and Hyundai Elantra. This class of cars, one step above subcompact vehicles and… Read More

Published on February 17, 2022
Auto Tips + Tech

Easy ways to upgrade your ride

Do you have the need? The need for speed? Or perhaps you’re just lucky to keep your junker rolling, but really want your new iPhone to work with your car’s speakers. Regardless, upgrades are what you’re after. Upgrades can range from the smallest tweaks all the way up to major system upgrades — the upgrades… Read More

Published on February 15, 2022
Safety

Road rage and driving anxiety

Let’s face it, driving can be stressful. Traffic jams, distracted drivers, car trouble: all these factors can lead to a commute that leaves you wanting to pull your hair out. However, the way you react to these stressors can affect you and your fellow motorists’ safety in a major way. Let’s talk about the ways… Read More

Published on February 10, 2022
Homeowners

How to prevent the most expensive home repairs

As the saying goes, there’s no place like home. When you purchase a home, you make one of the biggest investments in your life, not only in terms of finances, but also in terms of happiness. Expenses, such as furnishings, re-modeling, homeowners insurance and essential services, like water and trash, are a part of that… Read More

Published on February 8, 2022
Discounts

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

Published on February 2, 2022
Auto Tips + Tech

Do car alarms really work?

We’ve all been there. It’s the middle of the night and you’ve just managed to drift off to sleep when suddenly your peace is interrupted by the sound of a car alarm. It’s annoying, but it helps keep people’s car’s safe, right? The answer is complicated. Read on to find out just how effective car… Read More

Published on January 31, 2022