Insurance & Safe Driving Blog

List of Car Insurance Companies

Posted Nov 30, 2017 by EverQuote Staff

In a world of buyouts, mergers, and acquisitions, there are an impressive amount of car insurance companies out there and it’s not easy to keep track of all them. Here are all the major auto insurance providers in one place.

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Car Insurance After a DUI

Posted Nov 30, 2017 by Amy Danise

Having a DUI or DWI conviction will likely result in penalties from your state and a rate increase for your car insurance. Here’s what to expect after a DUI, your insurance options and how it will affect your car insurance rates. Also, a look at rates after a DUI.

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Collision and Comprehensive Insurance Explained

Posted Nov 29, 2017 by Jason Metz

Collision and comprehensive insurance pay to repair damage to your own vehicle, no matter who caused it.  Find out what collision and comprehensive insurance covers, who needs it and when to drop it.

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Understanding Motorcycle Insurance

Posted Nov 29, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

Knowing you have the right motorcycle insurance should make your ride even better. Find out what motorcycle insurance covers, what it costs, and how you can save money on it. 

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Rideshare Insurance for Lyft and Uber Drivers

Posted Nov 29, 2017 by Amy Danise

If you drive for a company like Uber, you likely need additional insurance in case of accidents during the time your rideshare app is on but you don’t have a passenger yet. This time period is commonly called the “gap.” Many personal auto policies will not extend into this gap and the insurance provided by ridesharing companies is limited during this time.

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Gap Insurance Explained

Posted Nov 29, 2017 by Jason Metz

After a car accident that totals your vehicle, gap insurance pays for the difference between the amount of money you owe on your car loan or lease versus the actual cash value of the vehicle. It's an optional coverage that can be added if you have collision and comprehensive insurance. 

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Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Damaged or Lost Jewelry?

Posted Oct 31, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

Very few items are quite as valuable as a woman’s engagement ring or a family heirloom, for both monetary and sentimental reasons. Jewelry can be a hefty liability, especially if you live in an area in which theft or natural disasters are common. With a homeowners insurance policy, you may receive coverage, but will it be enough to cover the damages?

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Should You Settle for Minimum Car Insurance Limits?

Posted Oct 24, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

Auto insurance is not a one-size-fits-all deal. Some drivers benefit from settling for their state’s minimum car insurance limits, while others feel safer purchasing extra coverage.

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Should You Stay With Your Car Insurance Company

Posted Oct 19, 2017 by Jason Metz

If you’re satisfied with your car insurance company, it might make sense to stay with them, but you might be missing out on significant savings.

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How Much Is Car Insurance?

Posted Oct 16, 2017 by Jason Metz

If you need car insurance, you may be wondering how much car insurance costs. If you already have car insurance, and you're considering switching carriers, you may be wondering if you're paying a fair, competitive rate. The short answer is: the cost of car insurance varies greatly based on many individual factors.

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