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How to Get the Most Out of Your Hybrid
April 10, 2017, No Comments

This post contributed by Esurance, sister company to Answer Financial. It’s been nearly 2 decades since the first hybr ...

Your mobile phone may mean better prices on insurance
February 14, 2017, No Comments

Regardless of your profession or your personal lifestyle, it’s undeniable that the next decade will be transformative ...

Answer Financial Introduces Rate Tracker Price Alerts For Car Insurance
January 9, 2017, No Comments

Rate Tracker is an exclusive benefit for Answer policyholders that puts insurance shopping on autopilot and notifies cus ...

Trick-or-Treating Can Be Scary: Safety First This Halloween
October 13, 2016, No Comments

This post contributed by Esurance, sister company to Answer Financial. It’s that time of year again when the streets w ...

Answer Financial Launches Streetwise Drivers Club Telematics-based Mobile App
July 19, 2016, No Comments

The free app rewards smart drivers with deals on top brands and savings on car insurance We’re proud to announce t ...

Are Uninsured Motorists Costing You Money?
June 23, 2016, No Comments

If you are a licensed driver, you’re probably very aware that driving without auto insurance is not only irresponsible ...

9 Must-Haves For Your Summer Road Trip
June 13, 2016, No Comments

This post contributed by Esurance, sister company to Answer Financial. You’ve been waiting all year to take off on you ...

How to change a tire in five steps
May 26, 2016, No Comments

Flat tires are a common occurrence that most drivers will encounter at some point or another. Learning how to change a f ...

Flash floods and driving: how to stay safe
May 26, 2016, No Comments

Driving in the midst of a heavy storm can be a stressful experience, even for smart drivers with years of experience. Th ...

How to Insurance-Proof Your Remodel During Construction
May 25, 2016, 1 Comment

Maybe it’s the availability of Pinterest to help us virtually envision our dream homes, or maybe it’s purely an econ ...

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 ...

Take a Walk: 5 Great City Parks You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of
March 31, 2016, No Comments

This post contributed by Esurance, sister company to Answer Financial. At Esurance, we’re all about hitting the road a ...

Is Auto Insurance Tax Deductible?
March 14, 2016, 1 Comment

If you are self-employed, are an independent contractor or if you use your vehicle for any business purposes beyond comm ...

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 ...

How Does Car Insurance Work for Uber Drivers?
October 21, 2015, 16 Comments

With all the talk of Uber recently, you might have considered signing up to drive for the service in order to earn some ...

Should I buy a 12 month auto insurance policy or a 6 month auto insurance policy?
September 30, 2015, 6 Comments

We have been asked many, many (many) times if there are substantial benefits to purchasing a 12 month auto insurance pol ...

How to Keep Your Dog Safe and Happy in the Car
June 15, 2015, No Comments

As the weather gets warmer, many of you will be hitting the road for some summer fun and taking your dogs along with you ...

Guest Blog Post: Answer Financial’s Sam Minassian
May 27, 2015, No Comments

Please introduce yourself. What is your role at Answer Financial, and how long have you been with the company? How long ...

Guest Blog Post: Answer Financial’s Priscilla Fernandez
May 12, 2015, No Comments

Please introduce yourself. What is your role at Answer Financial, and how long have you been with the company? How long ...

Expecting Moms – How to Prep Your Car for Your Newborn
May 7, 2015, 1 Comment

You’ve been planning for nine months and are as ready as you’ll ever be to bring home your newborn bundle of ...

Renovating your home? These updates will save you (and even pay you) money
April 29, 2015, 1 Comment

Photo Credit: Todd Quackenbush I am on the hunt for my first abode. Unfortunately, the housing market is not the easiest ...

Can Your Vehicle’s Color Impact Your Insurance Premium?
March 17, 2015, No Comments

I’ve always admired red cars. They’re bold, full of personality and their color seems to accentuate their sl ...

Cars to the Stars: 2015 OSCAR Nominees and What They Drive
February 19, 2015, No Comments

For all the movie buffs and car aficionados out there, Answer Financial has compiled a list of this year’s ACADEMY AWA ...

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 ...

Insuring a Car with a Salvage Title – Video
February 2, 2015, No Comments

Salvage titles may be less expensive to buy, but are they less expensive to insure? Watch the video below to find out.

What Kind of Driver are You?
January 26, 2015, No Comments

Because auto insurance rates can vary greatly depending on your location, driving habits, vehicle type and other factors ...

Darren Howard Joins Answer Financial as Chief Marketing Officer
January 22, 2015, No Comments

Darren Howard has joined Answer Financial’s executive team as Chief Marketing Officer. Howard will provide strategic l ...

Achieve Your New Year’s Resolution to Save Money
January 9, 2015, No Comments

We all know the drill. With Thanksgiving, the holiday season commences and the rest of the year is punctuated by celebra ...

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 ...

Who Pays More for Auto Insurance: Red States or Blue States?
November 4, 2014, No Comments

Today’s Senate elections will settle some hotly debated races, and with politics on the cumulative mind of the nation, ...

Are Bicycles & Bicycle Racks Covered by Auto Insurance?
September 17, 2014, 2 Comments

Ah! The joy of bike racks! Yes, they can be a struggle to put on your vehicle but we think its a small price to pay to k ...

Is Insuring a Salvage Title Vehicle the Same as a Regular Vehicle?
August 25, 2014, 1 Comment

Insuring a car with a salvage title isn’t as easy as insuring other vehicles because its conditios (and value) can be ...

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 ...

International “Ride Your Motorcycle to Work Day” 2014
June 13, 2014, No Comments

Monday, June 16th is International “Ride Your Motorcycle to Work Day” and this event piqued the interest of ...

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 ...

Prospective Auto Insurance Rates for 2014 Football Draft Picks
May 8, 2014, No Comments

As professional football fans gear up to see which talented newcomers will join their beloved teams, your original insur ...

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 ...

Our customers report an average savings of $429* on insurance annually. Here are some the ways to celebrate your savings.
February 25, 2014, No Comments

Our customers report an average savings of $429* on insurance annually through Answer Financial. This infographic shares ...

Getting Engaged? Congratulations! Read this.
February 3, 2014, No Comments

With engagement season drawing to a close (i.e., Thanksgiving – Valentine’s Day) some of you lucky ladies a ...

Bowl Championship Series + Car Insurance Rates Infographic
January 2, 2014, No Comments

Although we’re not a pigskin prognosticator, here at Answer Financial Inc. we looked at car insurance rates for th ...

Answer Financial’s New YouTube Series “Agent Corner”
December 3, 2013, No Comments

Can you get insurance without having a license? …Is it legal to just keep the cash and not fix your car after an i ...

Our Best Tips for Enjoying Your 2013 Winter Vacation
December 2, 2013, No Comments

For many of us working stiffs, vacation almost feels like a necessary part of life.  It’s a time of escape from worry ...

Is Homeowner’s Insurance Necessary for a Haunted House? – Halloween 2013
October 25, 2013, No Comments

Today is Halloween and most people aren’t thinking about insurance.  They’re thinking about ghosts, goblins, kids, ...

AFI’s College Football Ranking: Average Insurance Premium by City
October 15, 2013, No Comments

College football is in full-swing and we couldn’t help but satiate our curiosities by researching which of these ...

Agent’s Corner: New $$$ Saving Tip
August 26, 2013, No Comments

Agent Corner guest posts are a series of articles Answer Financials’ insurance agents write for our blog. This post is ...

Presenting “The World’s Shiniest Car” Photo Upload Contest!
August 20, 2013, No Comments

We are pleased to announce a fun photo upload contest through our Facebook page! “The World’s Shiniest Car&# ...

Introducing “Instasurance” from Answer Financial!
August 20, 2013, 1 Comment

Shopping for auto and home insurance can be time consuming, and we know your time is valuable. That’s why we created I ...

How does online traffic school affect my insurance rates?
July 5, 2013, 1 Comment

We have a lot of fun here on our blog with creating hypothetical scenarios (our character “John” is almost like havi ...

Does it cost more to insure a sports car?
May 22, 2013, No Comments

Heavy on horsepower–but often light on fuel efficiency–sports cars have played a significant role in automot ...

Who are better drivers: Men or Women?
March 11, 2013, No Comments

  Women are bad drivers…Right? At least that’s how the old adage goes, but let’s take a look at the ...

2013 Oscars – Best Star Cars
February 11, 2013, No Comments

Amidst the glitz and glam of the star-studded Academy Awards, the media is abuzz over who will take an Oscar, which desi ...

If I Get a Ticket in One State, Will it Show Up in Another?
January 24, 2013, 1 Comment

  Typically, about 6 months before your license is up for renewal, the Department of Motor Vehicles will check a da ...

Introducing our Refer-a-Friend Program!
November 14, 2012, No Comments

  Our Refer-a-Friend program allows you to earn a $25 gift card through our new Facebook app! Here’s how it works ...

Foreign Body Ingestion: What Every Pet Owner Needs to Know
October 26, 2012, 2 Comments

We are pleased to feature a guest blog post by Dr. Ingrid Pyka* who represents VPI® Pet Insurance, a trusted partner ...