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Sunday, July 15, 2018Stolen cars cause great hardship, even more so for those with just liability insurance. Each year the National Insurance Crime Bureau [NICB] ranks the top 10 cities for auto thefts, their Hot Spots report, and top 10 vehicles stolen, their Hot Wheels report. (Sources: www.nicb.org/news/). READ MORE >>
Thursday, July 12, 2018An act of God is a term used on many auto insurance policies. It defines instances causing an accident or damage beyond what man can create. That is, it applies to instances in which a person did not cause the damage your vehicle suffers. Not all types of car insurance cover this type of incident. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, July 10, 2018Thunderstorms cause significant damage to homes each year. The damage ranges from missing roof shingles to trees falling on the structure. Your home insurance may cover some or all of the thunderstorm damage. However, you can minimize some risks on your own. Taking steps to minimize risks helps keep your home insurance costs down. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, July 3, 2018Auto insurance costs can be a hardship for some seniors. Those who have a fixed budget may struggle with these costs.
Maintaining car insurance is still necessary if you continue to drive. It is financial protection, after all. However, there are options available to help reduce your costs. READ MORE >>
Sunday, July 1, 2018With all the flooding happening along the Texas Coastline, the Midwest, in Richmond, VA and elsewhere, it’s a good time to look at driving in these conditions. Floods can happen most anywhere. Sometimes the water rises gradually but often as a flash flood, striking suddenly. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 26, 2018Tracking teen drivers is always essential. Many parents worry about handing their teen car keys. Can you trust them to make the right decisions? What will they do with this type of freedom? In some cases, you also need to protect your assets. This includes your vehicle.
Some parents want to let technology help do this. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 DYK: You must always check with your carrier or your agent to see if your coverage transfers to a rental car. Some companies require that your insured vehicle is in the shop for the coverage to transfer to a rental (to make sure it’s not being driven too; that the rental is truly a replacement vehicle). READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 19, 2018A smart driving assistant is a type of application that can help you with your driving habits. Several companies offer these tools. The goal is to provide you with information while on the road. These are not autonomous tools. That is, they do not operate the vehicle. Rather, they provide you with ways to stay safe on the road. READ MORE >>
Sunday, June 17, 2018 Any month (any day, for that matter) is a good time to pay attention to your distracted driving habits. If nothing else, you have to pay attention to all the others who aren’t paying attention as they swerve down the road. The U.S. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 12, 2018There may not be anything worse than placing the car seat in a car. They tend to be difficult to secure. Yet, you know how important they are for your child’s safety.
Many parents recognize the benefits of a rear-facing seat right away. And, most recommendations are for children to remain in this position as long as possible. READ MORE >>