In a recent blog by Cars Insurance Savings, the writer mentioned seven things about a car that influences the cost of auto insurance. Before buying a car, it is important to make sure of some things because they can incur a lot of cost. To be brief, here are the seven things that car owners need to make sure: Find out how much repairs would cost: If the car is a foreign and fancy one, it can cost you a lot to repair it! This translates to a high premium for the auto insurance. Be sure that your car … (more) January 16, 2015

  • Auto insurance fraud thrives in Tampa until detected

    by Richard Burton
    Auto insurance fraud thrives in Tampa until detected

    Tampa has become a hot spot for auto insurance fraud which has been going on undetected for quite a while now. There are many stories that have come to light and one involves Dr. Alex Petro who claimed disability as a result of a car accident in Hillsborough County. He claimed that he could not even cut grass or even remove the garbage. Thus, he managed to collect $300,000 from the insurers through disability payments. However, Petro ran out of luck when he was arrested on certain prescription drug charges. When the Pinellas Sheriff’s deputies delved further into their investigations … (more) April 15, 2011

  • Congress Debating on How to Make Auto Insurance Mandatory

    by Jeanny Hopper
    Congress Debating on How to Make Auto Insurance Mandatory

    According to reports, Congress is currently debating whether they can force people to purchase auto insurance or not. While most industry experts that the thousands of uninsured  American drivers may be difficult to be forced into buying car insurance policies, the White House says that legislation can indeed for motorist into being insured before they drive along the national roads. Right now, Congress is currently debating on how they will penalize individuals who do not comply with the insurance mandate. White House press secretary Robert Gibbs said last week that the people who claim that the supposed individual directive in … (more) December 2, 2009

  • National Corvette Museum to Offer Insurance for Collectors

    by Jeanny Hopper
    National Corvette Museum to Offer Insurance for Collectors

    Even vintage cars need protection. The National Corvette Museum recently announced that it will be offering special car insurance policies to collection car owners and other limited use vehicles. The museum has teamed up with the NCM Insurance Agency to provide special coverage for collection cars rarely driven on the nation’s roads. Corvette owners can avail of the special insurance policy if they drive their vehicles occasionally to events, club meetings, and special trips. They can also get the special insurance as long as they drive less than 1000, 2000, or 6000 miles per year. A portion of the money … (more) June 24, 2009