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The Drive To Dismantle ‘Obamacare’

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 01.20.2017 | Politics
David Katz, M.D.

Writing on Inauguration Day, I find it difficult to divert my attention from what is starting and all that is ending, or at risk of it. Since it’s g...

Car Insurance Tips for the Upcoming Winter

Robert Harrow | Posted 11.22.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Recent weather reports show that there will be more snow this winter than the previous. Drivers should be on high alert considering between 2011 and 2...

Halloween is Coming: Be Sure to Lock Your Cars

Robert Harrow | Posted 10.28.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Halloween is approaching, and it's open season for car thieves. According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), car thefts happen at an above...

Upcoming Road Trip? There are a Few Things You Should Know About Car Insurance

Robert Harrow | Posted 10.24.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Every year, thousands take to their cars to explore the United States. In the excitement, no one wants to think about getting into an accident. Yet un...

5 Tailgating Blunders Insurance Will Pay For

NerdWallet | Posted 10.17.2016 | Sports

By Alex Glenn Football tailgates offer fans a chance to escape the weekly grind and cut loose in the name of bone-crunching tackles and char-grilled ...

Should You Get Health Benefits With Car Insurance?

Robert Harrow | Posted 10.12.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Injuries are an unfortunate outcome for many motor accidents, and as such, car insurance comes with ways to make sure you can pay for medical costs.

Should You Get Minimum Car Insurance?

Robert Harrow | Posted 10.06.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Car insurance is a hefty expense, luckily, there's a lot of ways to save. One that jumps out to most people is to simply opt for the most minimum amou...

5 Ways to Optimize Savings When Bundling Insurance Policies

Laura Adams | Posted 09.09.2016 | Impact
Laura Adams

There's money to be saved by bundling your insurance policies -- and plenty of it. According to a recent study we completed at insuranceQuotes, U.S. ...

Do You Need Full Coverage Car Insurance?

Robert Harrow | Posted 09.06.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

If you have ever bought or shopped for car insurance, you may have heard or saw the term "full coverage". Essentially, full coverage is having a polic...

Why Staying With Your Car Insurance Company May Be a Good Thing

Robert Harrow | Posted 08.31.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Just because Company B is cheaper, does not mean Company B is better for you. Before you hit cancel, there are a few things you should consider before leaving your current car insurance company.

A Few Hundred Good Reasons to Avoid a Marijuana DUI

NerdWallet | Posted 08.16.2016 | Business

By Alex Glenn Unlike laws for drunk driving limits, which are fairly uniform across the U.S., regulations on driving with marijuana in your system va...

A Parent's Guide To Insurance For College Students

NerdWallet | Posted 08.10.2016 | College

By Barbara Marquand Saying the last goodbye in the dorm parking lot, you realize more than ever that you can't protect your child from every risk. It...

3 Things You Need To Do When Looking For An Auto Insurance Company

Robert Harrow | Posted 08.04.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Insurance is one of the most competitive markets in the country, and in any given area you will find many auto insurance companies ready to give you their business. While that may seem intimidating, it is actually great for customers. More companies means better pricing, and the freedom to make sure you are going to have a great consumer experience.

Arbitrary Marijuana Limits Leave Drivers High and Dry

NerdWallet | Posted 08.03.2016 | Business

By Alex Glenn Hazy. Clumsy. Unreliable. No, we're not talking about a marijuana-impaired driver, but rather certain testing criteria used to weed the...

Multiple Factors Go Into Pricing Auto Insurance

Allan Smith | Posted 07.29.2016 | Business
Allan Smith

Image credit: Auto Insurance Auto liability coverage is required in most states. As with most things, the cost of insurance varies drastically depend...

How Self-Driving Cars Will Impact Your Auto Insurance

Allan Smith | Posted 07.11.2016 | Business
Allan Smith

This proposal is in consideration so that victims of auto accidents are able to receive compensation. The bill would also protect the party at fault from financial collapse. However, though the model behind ride-sharing provides a relatively straightforward solution, the potential demand for self-driving cars produces a tougher problem for the insurance industry and legislators alike.

Drive Frequently But Don't Own A Car? A Non-Owners Policy May Be For You

Robert Harrow | Posted 06.28.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Just because you don't own a car, doesn't mean you can't have car insurance. Non-drivers insurance policies give drivers a way to give themselves some liability coverage, in the event they get into an accident.

Bad Credit Scores May Be Worse For Your Auto Insurance Than A DUI

Robert Harrow | Posted 06.17.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Most drivers understand the role a clean and safe driving record plays in keeping your auto insurance rates low. What you may not know, however, is th...

5 Ways for New Grads to Save Money on Car Insurance

NerdWallet | Posted 06.07.2016 | College

By Barbara Marquand With all the things to squeeze into a budget after college, you could probably use some breathing space. Saving money on car insu...

7 Things You Never Knew Car Insurance Would Cover

NerdWallet | Posted 06.06.2016 | Good News

By Alex Glenn When you imagine surprises involving your car insurance, visions of mishandled claims or rate increases may be the first things to spri...

What You Should Know About Bundling Auto Insurance

Robert Harrow | Posted 05.27.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Bundling. It's a funny sounding word, but it could end up saving you a good amount of money on your car insurance. Companies frequently advertise the discounts they offer when you 'bundle' all of your insurance policies under their name. Is it actually worth it though?

3 Insurance Discounts For Parents Of Teen Drivers

Robert Harrow | Posted 05.26.2016 | Parents
Robert Harrow

Auto insurance companies hate the risk these drivers create and they force you to pay for it. There are , however, ways to mitigate the cost of adding your child onto your insurance policy. The following three discounts can save parents hundreds of dollars every year on their premiums.

Implications of Driverless Cars on the Insurance Industry

Parker Beauchamp | Posted 04.27.2016 | Technology
Parker Beauchamp

We're all familiar with companies like Tesla and how they forever changed the automotive industry through the introduction of electric vehicles. But n...

Insurance Concerns For Uber and Lyft Drivers

Robert Harrow | Posted 04.19.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Being an Uber, Lyft or any other ridesharing service driver has increased in popularity due to its potential to provide decent main and secondary income. What many of these drivers may not realize, however, is their car insurance may need an update.

Auto Insurance Discounts for Older Drivers

Jim T. Miller | Posted 04.11.2016 | Fifty
Jim T. Miller

Dear Savvy Senior, I've read that many car insurance companies offer a variety of discounts to older drivers when they retire or reach a certain age. ...