Car Insurance

How Modifying Your Car Affects Your Auto Insurance

Posted June 27, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

Auto insurance providers raise insurance rates following vehicle modifications for several reasons. Likelihood to speed, get into accidents, or experience theft can increase following certain car modifications; as a result, your insurer might want to hike up the price you’re paying. On the other hand, drivers might see their insurance rates lower if they add other customizations to their vehicles, particularly modifications that encourage safety and accident prevention.

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Should You Get An Umbrella Policy If You Already Have Car Insurance?

Posted June 26, 2017 by Jason Metz

Umbrella Insurance is a supplement to basic liability policies and designed to protect you from major claims and lawsuits.

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When to File a Car Insurance Claim – and When Not to

Posted June 26, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

A lot of drivers choose not to file an insurance claim after colliding with another vehicle, as they think they’re saving money paying out of pocket rather than watching their premiums increase. In some cases, not telling your insurance company about an accident is the smartest way to save money. Other times, making a claim can save you a great deal of money and stress.

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Why Your Auto Insurance Claim Can Be Denied

Posted June 23, 2017 by Jason Metz

There are many reasons your auto insurance claim can be denied. Consider your current coverages in relation to how you use your auto, and if it makes sense, adjust your policy accordingly to ensure you’re properly covered.

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How to Switch Auto Insurance Companies

Posted June 22, 2017 by Jason Metz

Whether your current policy is expiring or you’re making a change to your lifestyle, such as moving or getting a new car, if you’re switching auto insurance companies, here’s a few things to keep in mind.

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Uber and Lyft: Car Insurance for Ridesharing

Posted June 21, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

Before you sign up to drive for Uber, Lyft or a similar ridesharing company, make sure you look into the technicalities regarding insurance policies. If you have to pay a little out of pocket, is that something you feel comfortable with? Read on to find answers to some of the questions you might have about how working with Uber or Lyft will affect your insurance policy.

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How Car Sharing Affects Your Car Insurance

Posted June 19, 2017 by Jason Metz

In recent years, people began considering how to keep their vehicle in use as a way to offset costs and earn extra money. P2P car sharing allows a vehicle owner to rent their vehicle to other drivers.

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Should You Change Your Car Insurance When Moving?

Posted June 15, 2017 by Jason Metz

While there’s a ton of things to consider when moving, it may be the opportune time to change your car insurance and potentially save some cash.

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How To Lower Your Auto Insurance Costs

Posted June 9, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

We all want to keep our rates as low as possible. You may feel like certain factors that influence your rates are out of your hands. However, you can work to lower your premiums through various measures.

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How Many Car Insurance Companies Do You Have to Shop At To Get the Best Deal?

Posted June 7, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

The more car insurance companies you speak with and research, the higher your chances of getting the best deal will be. If you live in a large city like Chicago or New York, you won’t get close to checking in with all the nearby insurance companies; however, checking the prices of 6 companies could be the difference between hundreds in savings and thousands in savings.

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