Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Hail can strike geographically anywhere and can cause major damage
to your vehicle. In fact, according to the National Insurance Crime
Bureau (NICB), over 850,000 hail damage claims were filed in...
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Before purchasing a car, it’s a good idea to understand all the
costs associated with the purchase. This includes the cost of
automobile insurance. Auto premiums rates vary based on a variety
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Safe Driving Saves Money For better or worse, your automobile
insurance premium is a direct result of your driving record. This
amount is determined by the insurance company to cover the costs...
Thursday, March 10, 2016
The ABCs of Air Bag Safety According to the National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), an airbag propels out of a
dashboard at 200 miles per hour – faster than the blink of an eye.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Congratulations, you got your driver’s license! In addition to the
being excited about the keys you’ve just been handed, you’re
probably a bit apprehensive at the new responsibility you’ve just
Monday, February 29, 2016
Know How to React After a Vehicle Crash Uh oh, you just got into a
fender bender on your way to run a quick errand. What should you do
now? Stay calm and read on to learn how to react to make sure...
Monday, February 22, 2016
Someone gets injured in an alcohol-related car accident every 90
seconds in the United States. Driving while under the influence is
not dangerous only for the impaired driver; other motorists...
Monday, February 8, 2016
Ways to Save on Gas Regardless of the price of a gallon of gas, it
is always great to be able to save. Often, the small things we do
can add up to big savings. If you are looking to spend less time...
Saturday, February 6, 2016
Automobile insurance serves as a safeguard against financial
hardship in the event of an auto accident and assists in paying for
damages if your company vehicle(s) is damaged, starts on fire or...
Monday, February 1, 2016
In recent months, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has
investigated and filed suits against vehicle service contract
providers for misleading sales tactics and unethical business
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Your car’s tire performance is essential to both its safety and its
efficiency. Tires eventually lose traction and braking ability, and
should be replaced when necessary. When your tires are in...
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Driving Safely Through the Golden Years As we get older we get
wiser, and for some of us that wisdom brings along with it the
realization that we just can’t do some things like we used to. When
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
According to research done by the University of Utah, using a
handheld or hands free mobile device slows a driver’s reactions as
much as someone with a blood alcohol content of .08, the legal
Monday, December 7, 2015
You share the road with cars, buses, motorcycles and pedestrians
every day on the job. Therefore, safety for yourself and other
individuals on the road is in your hands. It is necessary that...
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Many factors are involved in determining an auto insurance rate.
The age of the insured driver, the vehicle type and the
individual's driving history are all key factors. However, there is
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
What's the truth about using cell phones while driving? Are
they merely, as some claim, another unavoidable distraction, like
talking to other passengers, eating, or changing the tape or
CD? Or are...
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Insurance is intended to cover many potential losses that you would
not normally expect to pay for, including incidents that are sudden
and accidental. However, there are certain items that...
Monday, November 9, 2015
During Chicago's chilly winter months, we all need to take
additional steps to protect ourselves from the cold – warmer
clothes, a heavy coat, a hat, mittens, a scarf and boots with good
Monday, October 26, 2015
When it comes to minimizing your risk of collision while driving,
you’re in the driver’s seat—by simply practicing safe driving
techniques, you can reduce your chances of being involved in an