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

  • Insurance companies in Florida seek insurance reforms to PIP insurance

    by Richard Burton
    Insurance companies in Florida seek insurance reforms to PIP insurance

    The amount of money that is being paid to massage therapists and chiropractors in order to effective treat people who have suffered injuries in a motor accident has increased tremendously over the last 10 years. Between the years 2007 and 2010 alone, there was an increase of 251 percent in massage claims. This increase has in turn increased the premiums of the PIP insurance policy exponentially and made it impossible for most of them to sign up for.

  • Is Mobile Phone Usage the next threat on road safety?

    by Jeanny Hopper
    Is Mobile Phone Usage the next threat on road safety?

    The Insurance Information Institute has recently conducted a research that the use of mobile phones while driving on the road is starting to be a growing concern in certain states in the US.  According to the results of the study, calling or texting while driving can be one of the greatest problems on US roads. According to industry experts, almost all US drivers own a mobile phone, and all of them are prone to making and answering a call or sending and reading text messages while behind the wheel. Loosing focus because of being caught in an important call or … (more) November 30, 2009

  • Progressive Hikes Auto Premiums

    by Jeanny Hopper
    Progressive Hikes Auto Premiums

    Auto insurance giant Progressive Corporation has recently increased insurance rates for policies that are sold through agents and consumers.  The hikes were very minimal and for the most part, were up by just 1%. Motorists, who had to make adjustments to their lifestyles due to the recent economic crunch, are still paying less, with many motorists opting for less coverage in their auto insurance and driving older model cars. Progressive Corporation believes that with the country’s current weak economic prospects, some policyholders might take advantage of their auto insurance policies and file false claims for injuries or damages sustained during … (more) November 23, 2009