The Hottest New-Car Features For 2017

From 30-way adjustable seats to a pickup bed that can turn itself into a giant audio speaker, here’s a look at the latest high-tech automotive systems coming to dealers’ showrooms for the 2017 model year - Click Here for pictures and descriptions of each system. If, like the average car buyer, you haven’t set foot in a dealer’s showroom in the last...

Study Shows That Higher Speed Limits Equate to More Highway Deaths

Study Shows That Higher Speed Limits Equate to More Highway Deaths    Over the past few decades, a number of states have raised the speed limits on their highways. The good news is that drivers can...

Why Car Insurance Rates are Rising at a Record Pace

  To view the video on the factors causing your car insurance rates to rise and fluctuate Click Here. Lower gas prices equals more road traffic equals more car crashes equals more insurance claims...

Distracted Teen Driving is a Bigger Problem than Previously Thought

  According to recent research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, distracted driving among teens is a much more serious problem than previously thought. The video analysis they provided...

What Every Parent Should Know About Teen Drivers And Car Insurance

If a teen driver does not chip in for insurance, the parents may wind up paying a large amount of money to add the teen to their policy. This is because many insurers consider anyone under the age of...

Losing Everything Due to Inadequate Auto Liability Coverage

  While there are minimum legal requirements for auto coverage, this minimal coverage may not get you off the hook in many cases should you actually be involved in an accident.  The state's goal is to...

10 Questions for Assessing Insurance Needs and Changes

When life circumstances change, insurance needs change with them. This is why agents across the country encourage Americans to review their insurance policies every year to update coverage for...

Night Driving 101

Night Driving 101 Did you know that the rate of traffic deaths at night is three times greater than driving during the day? It is more difficult to see hazards ahead on the road, and often the lack of...

Graduation, Prom, and Insurance

During the spring and summer, two events most teens participate in are graduation parties and prom after-parties. Both types of events usually also include alcohol. When they are at...

Homeowners may need additional insurance for summer fun!

When summer arrives each year in Chicago, many people look forward to activities that they can only enjoy during warmer months. Summer is also a time for family vacations and relaxing. A...

It's a Bird, It's a Plane, it's Hail!

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...

Test Drive Auto Rates Before You Buy

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 of...

Safe Driving Saves Money

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...

The ABCs of Air Bag Safety

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. Though...

Your Teen is Licensed, What Do You Do Now?

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 been...

Know How to React After a Vehicle Crash

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...

Drinking and Driving Don't Mix

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...

Ways to Save on Gas

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...

The Auto Insurance Basics You Should Know!

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...

Avoid Extended Warranty Traps

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 practices. In...
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