Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Car Insurance News


What car insurance companies don’t tell you about rates

30 Jul 2015 at 5:45am
July 30, 2015, 8:11 AM |Auto insurance companies claim they can save you money, but in “The Truth About Car Insurance,” Consumer Reports says otherwise. The magazine conducted research for two years in which they analyzed more than two billion car …

The problem with car insurance premiums

31 Jul 2015 at 1:34pm
In its new investigation, “The Truth About Car Insurance,” Consumer Reports takes a hard look at auto insurance and the ways companies determine car insurance premiums. We conducted research for two years in which we analyzed more than 2 billion car …

Car insurance secrets revealed

31 Jul 2015 at 9:42am
Car insurance commercials tout low rates but don’t tell you just how the companies set those rates. Consumer Reports’ two-year investigation found that many major insurance companies base prices in part on a hidden credit score that can take into account …

Will driverless cars ‘eviscerate’ insurance industry?

2 Aug 2015 at 3:16pm
“We see significant savings potential when companies spend less time reviewing policy applications that really don’t fit what they’re looking for.” Another example of technology affecting the car insurance industry is the use of “telematics …

What Women Need to Know About Car Insurance

20 Jul 2015 at 9:53am
Obviously, a person’s driving skill has nothing to do with their gender. Or does it? Car insurance companies would argue “yes.” When it comes to finding the best (which, for most people, also means the cheapest) car insurance plan, it’s important to …

Get Cheaper Auto Insurance With These Tips

2 Aug 2015 at 4:01pm
The following tips will have you talking like a car insurance expert in no time. Research the prices and options from different insurance companies. Every company offers different rates depending on many different factors. You can save a good deal of money …

Auto Insurance Companies Raise Rates on Loyal Customers, Says Insurance Panda

30 Jul 2015 at 12:17pm
For example, a customer might get a good rate from their car insurance company that includes a multi-car discount. After paying this rate for months or even years, it might suddenly jump by a significant amount. “Even if a driver has no history of bad …

Consumer Reports shines light on car insurance pricing inequities and unfair …

30 Jul 2015 at 1:00am
Car insurance companies often boast about some of the different ways that customers can save money. But Consumer Reports’ study revealed that some of the most advertised discounts—such as the ones for bundling home and car insurance, or installing anti …

Want To Break Up With Your Car Insurance Company?

21 Jul 2015 at 4:11pm
Not to get personal, but what is your relationship with your car insurance company? An Insurance Quotes report shows the average American driver has been with the same insurance company for 12 years. About one in four drivers have been with the same …

How self-driving cars will cut accidents 90 percent (Q&A)

2 Aug 2015 at 7:34pm
There, automakers and others can test not just self-driving cars but also radio communications … Backers include not just auto industry giants but also insurance company State Farm and high-tech companies like wireless chipmaker Qualcomm and network …