Car Insurance

How to Clear Your Driving Record to Save on Car Insurance

Posted Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 07, 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 Jul 06, 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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How Accident Forgiveness Affects Auto Insurance Quotes

Posted Jul 05, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

Normally, your rates would skyrocket following an at-fault accident, costing you thousands. In that sense, accident forgiveness looks like a great deal. However, don’t be too quick to buy into this addition; there’s a catch, which could make you lose money down the line.

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How Does a Lapse in Car Insurance Coverage Affect Rates?

Posted Jul 03, 2017 by Alexa Goyette

A lapse in your car insurance policy often labels you as a risky driver in the eyes of insurance providers. Since risky drivers are considered more likely to get into a car accident, your rates will increase.

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How Mileage Can Affect Your Car Insurance Quote

Posted Jun 30, 2017 by Jason Metz

How mileage affects your car insurance quote will vary by state and by provider, with discounts ranging between 2%-20%, so you’ll want to take this into consideration when you’re comparing quotes.

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