Tag: Auto Insurance

Can My Car Get Hacked? See Who Is at Risk

For years now, computers have been regularly getting hacked into and so have phones and bank accounts. The newest fear that is giving people gray hairs is the threat of car hacking, which can be life-threatening. What all these types

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Flash Floods and How to Avoid Car Damage

It’s peak flash flood season, which means that you need to drive extra carefully. August and September typically see the most flash floods, which can happen anywhere at any time. It’s important that you’re aware of the dangers of flash

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AIS Car Hacks: Easy Tricks to Making Your Car Shine Again

There seems to be a life hack for everything these days, and we couldn’t resist jumping on board with our own suggestions for making your car look shiny and new. Yes, there’s an express car wash at nearly every gas

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Preventing Heat-Related Auto Breakdowns

This summer, it seems like a heatwave has been passing through every state. Temperatures have been reaching over 100 degrees Fahrenheit in cities all over the country. So, what can you do to prevent an overheated car? There are several

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The 10 Safest Cars of 2018 Are Still Hot

The results are in! We’ve curated a list of the top 10 safest cars based on the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS) Top Safety Picks and the U.S. News Safety scores. Vehicles rated high on these lists are specifically

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Pros and Cons of Automatic Versus Manual Versus Self-Driving Cars

It used to be that you only had two choices: automatic or manual (stick shift). Now, with electric vehicles increasingly taking over the roads, manual transmissions are heading for a die-off. But, that isn’t for years to come, and high-end

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The 9 Best Semi-Autonomous Vehicles: Self-Driving Cars at the Top of their Game

At first, the industry called them self-driving cars until people got scared. No one wanted to imagine roads filled with unmanned cars. We just weren’t ready. Now, the automotive industry is calling them autonomous vehicles and not even that –

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Traveling Overseas: Does My Car Insurance Travel with Me?

If you’re planning on traveling abroad soon, you’re probably wondering how you’re going to be getting from place to place. Unless you’re going somewhere with an extensive public transportation system, driving is probably your best bet. The next thing you

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Are Your Vehicle’s Special Equipment or Custom Parts Covered?

If you’ve altered your car in any way or bought expensive equipment that can be vandalized, you need to understand what is covered by your Auto Insurance. Alterations that require addition, albeit minimally extra, insurance include the following: • Sports modifications

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Taxes Part II: Can Your Car Save You Money in Taxes This Year?

No one likes taxday because it is preceded by weeks of shuffling important documents, finding all necessary receipts, printing out important tax forms and paying an accountant hundreds of dollars just to save you hundreds of dollars. Tax season really can feel

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