Car Insurance

Should You Buy Roadside Assistance Through Your Car Insurance Company?

Posted Aug. 9, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

At some point in your life, you might need to get roadside assistance. Before you call up AAA to help, keep in mind that AAA and similar services are usually more expensive than simply purchasing roadside assistance through your insurance company.

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How to Save with Car Insurance for One Car

Posted July 17, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

Are you getting low mileage on one of your vehicles? Do you or your partner rely on ridesharing or public transportation and not as much on a car? If you’ve said yes to either of these questions, you might want to look into downsizing to one car.

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Why Staying with Your Car Insurance Company Can Be a Good Thing

Posted July 15, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

You’ve probably seen advice on other insurance blogs or heard advice through auto insurers directly about how important it is to shop around for quotes. However, some people benefit from staying with the same auto insurer for an extended period of time.

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How to Clear Your Driving Record to Save on Car Insurance

Posted July 14, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

You don’t want to let one minor accident or speeding ticket raise your premiums. That’s why a lot of drivers try to clear their records to ensure they’re getting the best rates. It might seem like a tough process, but with persistence and the right auto insurance provider, the rewards will outweigh the risks.

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How to Use Car Insurance Discounts to Save on Your Bill

Posted July 13, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

A lot of auto insurance companies offer discounts to attract and retain customers, while rewarding them for favorable behavior both on and off the road.

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How Does an Accident Affect My Car Insurance Rates?

Posted July 12, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

While there is no exact number of how the rates of people of certain demographics – based on age, gender and marital status – will increase, there are quite a few factors that influence how much these rates will hike.

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How Much Does a Tesla Cost to Own and Insure?

Posted July 11, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

Owning and insuring a Tesla has its drawbacks and its perks economically; while the ticket price and insurance rates are steep, some of its green initiatives actually bring some of the costs down.

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Why Men Pay More for Car Insurance

Posted July 10, 2017 by Jason Metz

Gender is factored in when setting car insurance rates. Why? Statistically speaking, men are more likely to be involved in accidents and traffic violations.

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What Not to Say to Your Insurer After a Car Accident

Posted July 7, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

The rule of thumb when speaking to your auto insurer after an accident is to use good judgement. Be honest and reasonable and don’t jump to conclusions. In order for your insurance company to work with you, you’ll need to cooperate; the risks of saying the wrong thing aren’t worth it.

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How to Cancel or Suspend Car Insurance Temporarily

Posted July 6, 2017 by Jason Metz

If you plan on storing your vehicle or not driving it for a while, temporarily canceling or suspending your car insurance may be an option. However, there are various issues to consider before doing so.

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