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 Experts: Do not Eat and Drive

    by Jeanny Hopper
    Insurance Experts: Do not Eat and Drive

    For any motorist involved in an accident, it is always the other driver’s fault. While it may be natural to blame the other party for a car crash, research has found that most accidents are caused by distractions affecting the driver’s ability to react swiftly to any situation. In fact, a study conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Virginia Tech Transportation Institute found that some 80 percent of all car accidents were caused by driver distraction. The same study also pointed to driver distraction as the cause of 65 percent of all near-accidents. Researchers concluded that … (more) September 16, 2009

  • Insurance Fraud Cases on the Rise on California

    by Jeanny Hopper
    Insurance Fraud Cases on the Rise on California

    State insurance officials in the state of California have noticed a sharp spike in insurance fraud cases recently. According to State Insurance Commissioner Steve Poizner, there has been an increase in the number of suspected auto insurance frauds. Poizner told reporters Tuesday in San Diego about the rise in suspected incidents. He added that the economic slump is mainly to blame for the recent events. The state official held a press conference at the San Diego Fraud Office. The state insurance official also cautioned Californians against committing insurance fraud despite the tough economy. He pointed out that while the sluggish … (more) July 31, 2009

  • Saving Money with Teen Car Insurance

    by Jeanny Hopper
    Saving Money with Teen Car Insurance

    More and more teenagers are taking to the roads today. And as new drivers, they are considered high-risk motorists by many car insurance providers.