It’s bad enough that there are bad guys out there pulling off insurance fraud. What adds insult to injury is that the good guys end up footing the bill. The Insurance Information Institute estimates that property/casualty insurance fraud costs th...

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While you’re out shopping for Christmas presents, attending a party or just celebrating the season, crooks are casing your car. Car thefts and car break-ins rise in the weeks leading up to Christmas. If you want to bring holiday cheer to a c...

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Along with bills, your daily mail probably includes at least one enticing invitation to switch auto insurance with the promise of significant savings. It is smart to review your car insurance coverage at least once a year to see what’s out t...

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Your teenager may be an honor student and exemplary citizen, but as far as the car insurance industry is concerned, your child is a poor risk. They base that dim view on statistics from the CDC that show drivers age 16 to 19 are four times more li...

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Do you know anybody who doesn’t want to save money on car insurance? If you’re a safe driver who’s taken advantage of every available discount and are still looking to shave a few more dollars off your monthly premiums, usage bas...

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Everybody loves a bargain especially on car insurance. Besides maintaining a spotless driving record, there are lots of ways to cut your premium. One of the best is to uncover all the available discounts to lower your car insurance. Some will be a...

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Wicked winter weather is still a ways off, but autumn brings its own special set of driving hazards and car care requirements. Get a head start with these fall car care tips to get your car ready for fall driving safely.  Fall Road Hazard...

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The marriage rate in America has been dropping faster than a rock for several decades now, and is especially low for Millennials. According to the Pew Research Center, in 1960 68% of all 20-somethings were married, but by 2008, it had dropped to 2...

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We've already seen May floods devastate large parts of Texas, resulting in an estimated $45 million in property damage.[1]  That may have been just a precursor of things to come. After a record wet spring across the plains states, the summer...

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The temperature’s climbing, summer’s on the way, and the sound of revving hogs can be heard in the land. It’s time to get your motorcycle running and head out on the highway -- but before you go, make sure you have enough motorcy...

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The most expensive words in the English language could well be your teenager saying, “Can I borrow the car?” As soon as you give the keys to the family wheels to your kid, you can expect your car insurance premiums to skyrocket -- on averag...

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Unless you have gone entirely off the grid you cannot avoid the invitations to switch your car insurance with the prospect of saving hundreds of dollars a year. It’s an enticing promise, and shopping around may indeed result in substantial s...

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It may not be a household phrase yet, but telematics is one of the biggest trends affecting the Property & Casualty industry -- the folks who insure your vehicles. Here’s a quick primer on what it is, what it isn’t and its potentia...

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The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the world’s biggest geek gadget-fest, has just concluded its annual exhibition in Las Vegas. Along with the usual next-new-thing hardware, game-changing software and mind-boggling robotics were some prett...

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To date, more than 10 million GM, Honda, Toyota and Nissan vehicles have been recalled because of airbags with the potential to explode and send shrapnel-like material spewing throughout the passenger cabin. The airbags, made since 2000 by the Tak...

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