Watch Out for These Summer Driving Dangers

Summer is a time for vacations, beach trips and carefree fun. It’s also a time of increased dangers on the road. According to the NHTSA, traffic monthly fatalities peak during July and August. Like the peaceful lakeside setting of a horror movie, summertime roads aren’t as safe as they seem. Stay on guard against these [...]

By |July 17th, 2019|

Pet Liability for Renters – Do You Need It?

You have a pet. You rent your home. If both of these statements describe you, then you have two good reasons to get renters insurance: First, it safeguards your property and second, it protects you, if your pet harms someone. Renters insurance gives valuable protection to anyone who rents their home. After experiencing a fire, [...]

By |March 6th, 2019|

Do You Need Commercial Auto Insurance for a Personal Vehicle?

You know you need auto insurance for your vehicle – but do you need personal or commercial coverage? Sometimes the answer is clear. If the vehicle is owned by or registered to the business, you need commercial auto insurance. If you own the vehicle and you don’t use it for business purposes other than commuting, [...]

By |February 27th, 2019|

Hardship Driver Laws: What You Need to Know

Getting your driver’s license revoked can put you in a no-win situation that seems impossible to escape.  Take this common scenario. You get a ticket, but you can’t pay the fees, so your license is revoked. Without your license, you can’t go to work, so you lose your job. Without your job, there’s no way [...]

By |February 20th, 2019|

How to Make Your Crazy Commute More Tolerable

“No one here knows how to drive.” How many times have you said this, or something like it? It’s pretty common to think that the people around you are especially bad at driving, or that the roads around your home are especially treacherous. But is your area really that bad? And more importantly, what can [...]

By |February 14th, 2019|

How Much Do Tickets Raise Car Insurance Rates?

Tickets can be expensive. It's not just the initial fine, either. Tickets can impact car insurance rates, which means that you'll keep paying for that one mistake. If you've gotten a ticket, you're probably wondering how much it will raise your rates -- and whether there's anything you can do about it. When Do Rates [...]

By |February 5th, 2019|

Can I Get Auto Insurance if I Have a DUI?

DUI. DWI. Whatever your state calls it, you got busted for drinking and driving. Now you’re wondering if you’ll be able to get car insurance. The good news is that is still possible to get auto insurance after a DUI. Although you can expect your rates to be higher, there are some steps you can [...]

By |January 30th, 2019|

The 10 Biggest Renters Insurance Mistakes

Quick and Easy Renters Quote – Click Here Do you rent your home? If so, you might be making a big mistake and not even know it. Renters insurance offers important protection, but the following 10 mistakes can leave you and your stuff vulnerable. Underestimating the value of your stuff. Apartment Hunters added up the [...]

By |January 23rd, 2019|

Auto Insurance for Senior Drivers

Americans love to drive, and this doesn’t change much as we age. In 2016, there were almost 42 million licensed drivers aged 65 and older, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. More than 3.8 million of these drivers were 85 or older. Older drivers may pay a little more for auto insurance, at least [...]

By |January 16th, 2019|

Auto Insurance Lapsed? Here’s What to Do

You need car insurance to drive. It’s required under state law. It’s also the best way to guarantee you can pay for any property damage or injuries you cause. You need car insurance – but you don’t have it. If you’ve let your car insurance lapse, you’re not alone, but you are in a bad [...]

By |January 11th, 2019|