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Will Auto Insurance Pay for This Repair?
Will Auto Insurance Pay for This Repair?

Sometimes the first call you make when your car breaks down should be to your insurance man. If you come out and find two flat tires on the same side of the car – find a good neighbor. If you have a catastrophic loss of motor oil, check with the good hands people. And if you start your car...Read More»

President Obama's limousine
Gay Rights, Tri-Turbo X3, and Obama's Beast: Today's Car News

President Obama calls it The Beast--the official state limousine, gutterbrain. [TheCarConnection] Nissan's come out of the closet in its stand against Tennessee's new gay-inequality laws. Wonder how VW feels? [TheCarConnection] Hot off the rumormill, BMW may be considering adding a third turbo to...Read More»

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New Yorkers Pay $1,311 For Fraud In Every Car Insurance Claim

Screenwriters would have you believe that New York is synonymous with crime. When it comes to insurance fraud it seems that they are not very far off the mark. The Insurance Information Institute (III) reported that the premiums of honest drivers in the Empire State went up $204 million due to...Read More»

2010 Cadillac Escalade AWD 4-door Base Open Doors
Enhance Your Car Insurance Coverage With Additional Coverage Options

You already protect yourself, your vehicle and passengers with your state’s required car insurance coverage. However, what if you’re stranded, need a rental car or require other services not offered by your minimum insurance policy? The following are just some of the additional car...Read More»

2011 Chrysler 300
Protect Yourself With a Liability Insurance Policy

While you're shopping for a car insurance policy, you may want to consider adding liability coverage at the same time. Here's why: How does a liability insurance policy protect you? In short, it saves you money. If you are at-fault for an auto accident and cause bodily or property damage to another...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic Hybrid
Auto Insurance Laws: How Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage Is Designed To Protect

While you may be a responsible driver and carry the insurance coverage required by your state’s auto insurance laws, other drivers may not. According to a recent study by the Insurance Research Council, as many as one in six drivers are currently driving uninsured in the U.S - a number...Read More»

2011 Infiniti EX
Mind the Gap: Is Gap Car Insurance Necessary for You?

Buying a new car can be an exciting process. But before you start enjoying it, be sure you’re not already upside-down on your car loan, which could put you at risk financially if your vehicle is ever totaled or stolen. Are you already upside-down on your car loan? There are a variety of...Read More»

2012 Mazda MAZDA5 4-door Wagon Auto Sport Side Exterior View
Comprehensive Auto Insurance Coverage: Learn What’s Covered

“Car insurance” is a term that encompasses a variety of coverage options. When you buy car insurance, you have your choice of options. Some of these options include liability coverage, towing and labor, collision and comprehensive coverage. Comprehensive helps pay for damage to your...Read More»

2012 Jaguar XF
Protect Your Vehicle With Collision Insurance Coverage

If your vehicle is damaged in an accident, you’ll want to handle repairs and be back on the road as quickly as possible. However, car accident repairs are expensive, and may not be in your immediate budget. You can minimize your out-of-pocket expenses by purchasing collision insurance...Read More»

2010 Nissan Altima 4-door Sedan I4 eCVT Hybrid Angular Front Exterior View
Choosing an Affordable Plan To Pay for Car Insurance Coverage

Car insurance coverage is commonly sold in six-month policy periods although you can sometimes find three-month and 12-month plans. Typically, your insurer will offer you the option to pay the entire insurance premium up front or monthly for the duration of the coverage. Which option should you...Read More»

2011 Buick Enclave
Choose the Right Car Insurance Deductible for Your Budget

Choosing the right auto insurance means having the right amount of coverage while comfortably affording your car insurance expenses. The costs related to auto insurance are twofold: car insurance premium payments your deductible (the amount you pay before your coverage kicks in after an accident)...Read More»

2011 Ford Fusion 4-door Sedan SE FWD Angular Front Exterior View
Cheap Car Insurance: The Pros & Cons of Cutting Coverage

Owning a car is a big expense, so you may be looking for ways to save a little cash. You may consider trimming your car insurance to the minimum required by state law. Is this a smart move? Let’s take a look at the pros and cons of saving money on auto insurance. Getting immediate cost...Read More»

2012 Mazda MAZDA5 4-door Wagon Auto Sport Front Exterior View
5 Easy Ways To Have Affordable Car Insurance

Getting affordable car insurance can be easier than most people think. By taking the time to compare quotes and ask about car insurance discounts, you can potentially save yourself hundreds of dollars. You can get low car insurance premiums by following these tips: Raise your deductibles. A...Read More»

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Staged Accidents And Scams: How To Spot Insurance Fraud

If you're in an accident and there's something a little odd about either the incident itself or what happens in the days and weeks following, you might be right to think that you—and your insurer—are being played. According to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.), staged...Read More»

2011 Chevrolet Cruze preview
Delay Teen Driving, Save On Insurance?

It’s a headline sure to cause a family revolt – if you have a teenager at or approaching driving age, that is. What parent would go so far as to delay their teen’s getting a driver’s license and driving? According to results from a just-released Nationwide Insurance survey...Read More»

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Driving Costs Rise This Year—And Gas Prices Aren’t Entirely To Blame

Driving has in the past year become significantly more expensive. And it's not all because of the price of gas. According to AAA, the cost of owning and operating a vehicle rose by 3.4 percent versus last year. The average sedan costs $8,776 per year to own and operate—provided you keep your...Read More»

2011 Hyundai Sonata 2.0T, La Jolla, California, October 2010
Charger, Sonata, Cruze Among Insurer-Rated Best-Value Vehicles

If you're wanting to keep costs down with your next vehicle, you'll want to pay attention here: The insurer USAA has compiled a list of best-value vehicles using three main criteria: cost (including purchase price, insurance, and fuel costs); safety (looking only at Insurance Institute for Highway...Read More»

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Need Insurance? iMingle Offers Policy Discounts To You And Your Facebook Friends

No one enjoys paying for insurance. It's like placing a bet that something terrible is going to happen, and really, who wants to think about that? Making matters worse: rates always seem to be on the increase, and you're never entirely sure that you're getting the best deal. Thanks to the internet...Read More»

2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid
Need A Car? State Farm Giving Away 2011 Ford Fusion Hybrid On Facebook

As insurers go, State Farm is one of America's more venerable institutions. It's the one often used by our parents, grandparents, aunts, and uncles. But from the ad campaigns we've seen, State Farm hasn't been aggressively focused on reaching younger drivers -- at least not as focused as...Read More»

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