Featured Blog Posts
The Mythbuster Machine | Insurance facts you should know
Most industries have their fair share of misbeliefs and misconceptions around what they provide and how they work—and the insurance industry is no exception. You might be surprised how many insurance “facts” you’ve been adhering to are actually, well, myths. In our new series, we’re hopping in Elephant’s Mythbuster Machine to take on some of…
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…
How Does Your Vehicle Affect Your Car Insurance?
Car insurance can feel complicated sometimes, from what it covers to why we end up paying what we do. That’s why we’re here to break down at least one of these great car insurance unknowns: does the car you drive affect what you pay for car insurance. Keep reading to see what details about your…
Does your credit score affect your insurance rate?
Throughout much of the United States, consumers are being praised for their credit credentials. In its sixth annual State of Credit Study, Experian found that the national VantageScore average for Americans was 669, up three points from its previous analysis done in 2014.
Recent Blog Posts
Liability vs. full coverage: What’s the difference?
As with so many aspects of life, there’s more to auto insurance than meets the eye.
5 ways to keep your high-mileage vehicle going strong
The knights in shining armor of fairy tale fame wouldn’t be so brilliant without their noble steeds. The same can be said for today’s road warriors, whether commute or vacation-bound.
What’s the difference between careless and reckless driving?
On the surface, careless driving and reckless driving seem like two sides of the same coin.
How to protect your car during the dog days of summer
Over three-quarters of motorists say they’ve been adversely affected by heat in some form or fashion in the summertime, according to a recent poll.
What to do when a heart attack occurs while driving
There’s never a good time to experience a heart attack, but you’d be hard-pressed to find one worse than when it happens behind the wheel.
May is Motorcycle Safety Month
With May being Motorcycle Safety Month, the following motorcycle safety tips – both for riders and motorists – can help reduce the chances of being involved in an accident.
Keep your tires going strong all summer long
So with summer here and the cold weather in the rearview mirror, there’s really no need to pay as close attention to your tires, right? Nothing could be further from the truth.
5 things to know as a first-time homebuyer
If you’re thinking about entering the housing market, the following are a few important things to know when buying a house in today’s environment.
Wildlife top reason for comprehensive auto insurance in Virginia
Virginia is consistently ranked among the top states in the country for deer strikes.