Autonomous vehicles predicted to radically shrink auto insurance sector, change type, amount of coverage...

New research from KPMG says shifting driving risk to auto manufacturers and rapid adoption of mobility-on-demand will have significant impact on insurance business.

Auto insurers double down on ads and digital investment as shopping stagnates

New J.D. Power study finds Erie Insurance ranks highest in insurance customer satisfaction for sixth consecutive year.

Drivers – especially Millennials and seniors – rarely switch auto insurance providers

SAN FRANCISCO – Despite the constant barrage of ads featuring the Geico Gecko, Flo from Progressive, Professor Burke of the University of Farmers, Allstate’s...

Americans driving less, yet most not aware of money-saving insurance options

New DriveCheck assessment from NAIC intended to help consumers determine if usage-based auto insurance is a fit.

Root Insurance announces significant expansion in Ohio

Three-year-old auto insurance startup plans to add 463 jobs – growth of 500% - in Columbus by the end of 2021. Currently available in 16 states, Root plans to be nationwide by the end of 2019.

InsureTech startup Apliant takes pro-agent approach to helping consumers easily shop for insurance

Arguably the biggest challenge most independent insurance agencies face is finding and onboarding new clients. That is precisely the challenge year-old InsureTech startup Apliant...

Truthful or not: New consumer study reveals 51% of insurance shoppers don’t disclose correct...

SAN FRANCISCO – Fifty-one percent of consumers provide false information either intentionally or by accident when shopping for an auto insurance quote online. This according...

Poor credit can double or triple auto insurance rates in many states

New study finds 97% of U.S. insurance companies use credit-based insurance scores to determine auto premiums in all but three states. Michigan has highest disparity while North Carolina has the smallest increase for people with poor credit.

More customers shopping for new auto insurance, but fewer are switching: J.D. Power

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. —Auto Insurance rate increases have many customers shopping for a new insurer, but few are actually switching insurers, according to the...

Totaling Your Car After An Accident: The Insurance Ins and Outs

"Should I total my car?" Not a question you hear every day!  But today we did hear it - one of our forum members...