All posts tagged Driving

Feeling Sleepy? How to Stay Alert Behind the Wheel
April 19, 2016, No Comments

Many people enjoy an exciting road trip and are eager to arrive at their destination. After a fun-filled weekend, the dr ...

Who’s liable for damage done by a valet?
December 22, 2015, 1 Comment

We’ve all been there before – you step out of your favorite restaurant, retrieve your car from the valet and out ...

Tips and Discounts for New Drivers
February 19, 2015, No Comments

If you’re a newly-licensed driver or are purchasing a car for the first time, chances are you’re also looking into d ...

Which playoffs-bound college football team’s hometown pays the least for auto insurance?
December 23, 2014, No Comments

For all the college football fans out there planning to spend the new year barreling through back-to-back bowl games, An ...

Top 10 Winter Driving Tips
December 8, 2014, No Comments

Depending on where you live, driving in winter can be a challenge. Simple treks can becoming seemingly unsurmountable as ...

Auto Insurance Deductibles Demystified!
November 12, 2014, No Comments

Figuring out the correct deductible amount for you should not be a mystery. There’s a relatively simple way to determi ...

Tips for Maintaining Focus While Driving
July 31, 2014, No Comments

It is a multitasking, second-screen kind of world. Self-driving cars should be here by now, but they aren’t quite ther ...

Answer Financial Achieves “Open Company” Status on Glassdoor.com
May 20, 2014, No Comments

Answer Financial has achieved “Open Company” status on Glassdoor.com. Open company signifies our 2-way dialo ...

Advice for Getting Out of a Ticket
May 13, 2014, 3 Comments

It’s a terrible feeling… the red and blue lights flashing behind you, the siren, finding a safe place to pu ...

Happy Earth Day! Here’s the Top Eco-Friendly Car Deals
April 22, 2014, 1 Comment

In honor of Earth Day, TrueCar® and Answer Financial, the companies that simplify the process of buying and insuring yo ...

Game Show Contestant Insurance
April 1, 2014, No Comments

Have you ever wanted to be on a televised game show but were afraid to lose in front of a national audience? Well, today ...

Traffic Tips: Breaking Bad Braking Habits (aka Excel at Accelerating)
March 26, 2014, No Comments

An open letter… Dear driver who applies your brakes unexpectedly on a highway/freeway, We (the other drivers b ...

Which Sweet 16 College Basketball Hometown Wins for Lowest Insurance?
March 25, 2014, No Comments

Inspired by the excitement of the 2014 men’s college basketball tournament, the original auto insurance comparison com ...

Should I get insurance on my rental car?
December 27, 2012, 1 Comment

To get insurance or not on a rental car– that is the question! If you’re like us, finding a clear answer to ...

Agent’s Corner: How to save money on auto insurance for your teen driver
August 8, 2012, 5 Comments

The day comes for every parent when the beautiful bundle of love you brought home from the hospital speaks those inevita ...

8 Things you should do immediately after a car accident
July 30, 2012, 8 Comments

A car accident can happen at anytime, but do you know what you should do when you’re involved in one? To answer th ...

Question of the Week: I don’t have a driver’s license – can I still get car insurance?
July 19, 2012, 40 Comments

Question: I don’t have a valid driver’s license – can I still get car insurance? Answer: With a few ex ...

10 Dangerous Driver Distractions [Infographic]
July 3, 2012, 6 Comments

With summer in full swing and millions of Americans going on road trips, driver safety is never more important to keep a ...

How does auto insurance work when you drive across state lines?
May 7, 2012, 2 Comments

Question of the Week: How does auto insurance work when I cross a state line? Answer: All auto insurance policies are va ...

Teenage drivers – is it better to insure their own cars or add them to the family car?
April 30, 2012, 1 Comment

Question: Is it better to buy my teenager a used car and then add it to my auto insurance or should I just let him/her d ...

Switching auto insurance – What would I pay for a Honda CR-V in California?
April 18, 2012, No Comments

The state: California The vehicle: 2010 Honda CR-V EX Today we are looking at auto insurance quotes for a 2010 Honda CR- ...

CRASH! The Most Often Damaged Auto Parts in Collisions [Infographic]
March 19, 2012, 2 Comments

CRASH! You just got in an accident, and after you confirm that no one is injured, your next thought might just be “ ...

What does it mean to live in a no-fault auto insurance state?
February 10, 2012, 5 Comments

You are moving to a new state and while going through your moving checklist, you contact your auto insurance company abo ...

Getting auto insurance after returning from years abroad
February 8, 2012, No Comments

If you have been living abroad for a number of years and are now returning to reside in the United States, one of the th ...

Towing after an accident – you should involve your insurance company
January 30, 2012, 7 Comments

You’ve been in an accident that will require your car to be towed. You’ve called the police and they are on ...

Insuring your new car with existing car insurance coverage
January 20, 2012, 4 Comments

So you are in the market for a brand new car. You’ve been visiting dealerships, test driving, doing online researc ...

Can you insure a salvaged vehicle?
January 16, 2012, 4 Comments

Many people buy salvaged vehicles for spare parts for their daily driver or for a “project car”. However, so ...

Why Kelley Blue Book’s new car rating shows used cars are gaining popularity
December 20, 2011, No Comments

Kelley Blue Book (KBB), which offers regularly updated pricing for used cars, has added a “Very Good” rating ...

Insurance tips on taking your car off the road for the winter
December 7, 2011, 10 Comments

With winter fast approaching, you may be considering taking your summer vehicle off the road and into your garage. If so ...

Car accidents are three times costlier to cities than congestion says AAA report
November 29, 2011, No Comments

AAA has released a report that shows that vehicle crashes are three times costlier to American cities than traffic conge ...

The top ten stolen vehicles of 2010
August 25, 2011, No Comments

The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), a non-profit funded by the insurance industry, has released its list of the ...

Crash avoidance system cuts down on fender benders
August 8, 2011, No Comments

A recent report by the Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI), shows that Volvo’s low-speed but high-tech crash avoida ...

SUVs much safer now according to Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
July 9, 2011, 1 Comment

A new safety report by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) – the first such report since 2007 – ...