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

Published on January 19, 2022
Car Insurance

What to do if your car is totaled

Uh-oh…your car is totaled. Or is it? “Totaled” is a word that gets thrown around a lot when it comes to car accidents, but the term actually has a very specific definition. It is only used in insurance when the damage to the car falls under a particular set of circumstances set by your insurance.… Read More

Published on January 14, 2022

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

Published on January 11, 2022

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

Published on January 3, 2022
Car Insurance

What is an SR-22? An explainer

Though most of us just think of car insurance and registration with our local DMV as the only forms of legal and financial responsibility we must take on as drivers, if you’ve committed a serious moving violation or other infraction on the road, you may need to obtain something else — a document called an… Read More

Published on December 27, 2021
Car Insurance

Is un- or underinsured motorist coverage worth it?

Most U.S. drivers have car insurance. Whether it’s because their state requires it, or they just want to be on the safe side in case of an accident, about 87.4% of drivers choose to carry car insurance. But what about the uninsured 12.6% left over? And what happens if you get into a wreck with… Read More

Published on December 20, 2021

Common driving myths debunked

When it comes to driving, we’ve all heard myths gathered over the years from relatives, friends, and beliefs in the public sphere. Whether it’s myths about car safety, maintenance, or trivial matters, such as whether it’s legal to drive barefoot or keep the light on in your car, you may have some misconceptions about your… Read More

Published on December 6, 2021
Car Insurance

Surprising things your car insurance covers

Your car insurance coverage shouldn’t be a mystery. Knowing what your car insurance does and doesn’t cover is crucial information, and something you’ll want to know before you have to file a claim. Feeling a little foggy about what your insurance plan covers? No worries. Read on for a fuller understanding of your coverage. What’s… Read More

Published on November 11, 2021
Car Insurance

What if you need short-term car insurance?

Though uncommon, there are times in your life when a long-term car insurance policy doesn’t make sense. In fact, in the UK, our sister company Veygo offers temporary policies for monthly, daily, or even hourly periods of time. But in the US, car insurance is sold on a long-term basis. Nearly all insurance carriers provide… Read More

Published on November 9, 2021
Car Insurance

Should I purchase a policy if I don’t own a car?

More and more offices are allowing employees to work from home, which means no more commuting to and from the office every day. Because of this, many folks have decided to ditch their cars in favor of public transportation or ride-sharing services. But did you know that even if you don’t own a car, you… Read More

Published on November 1, 2021