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The rate that consumers are shopping around for coverage hit a record low as the rate at which those who did shop ended up switching carriers hit a record high, according to an annual J.D. Power and Associates...Read More »
Another study from the Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI) of an in-car technology that helps prevent crashes shows that it can lead to significant drop in the number of insurance claims filed by owners. Forward...Read More »
Insurance trade groups are cheering the introduction of a congressional bill that would weaken automakers’ patent protection over collision repair parts, saying a shorter period during which alternative...Read More »
While consumers would rather shop for insurance and obtain quotes through digital sources, they choose actual agents over electronic channels when they buy coverage, according to a new survey. The consumer...Read More »
Auto insurance policyholders are less happy with the claims process, according to a new survey from J.D. Power and Associates that found overall satisfaction levels dipped compared with findings...Read More »
The cost of insuring the average sedan is going up alongside the total cost of owning and operating it, according to figures released Tuesday by the AAA. Average annual insurance costs are $1,029,...Read More »
The Insurance Services Office (ISO) recently debuted a new rating rule meant to help insurers price policies based on not only how often a car is driven but how often a car is driven in certain...Read More »
Esurance said this week that its policyholders who worry about their young drivers being distracted behind the wheel can now take advantage of the insurer’s partnership with anti-texting technology...Read More »
The kick-off of the nation’s Distracted Driving Awareness Month last week saw the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) publicize startling findings on just how prevalent the...Read More »