How great credit/no credit impacts auto insurance premiums

People with no credit pay 65% more for car insurance than people with excellent credit, according to WalletHub's 2017 Car Insurance & Credit Scores Report, which examines the extent major auto insurers use credit data in policy pricing.

Autonomous cars: Bring ‘em on, drivers say in survey

Results of a new survey from Insurance.com, a car insurance comparison-shopping website, find most Americans are comfortable with the idea of cars that can...

Black Americans pay over $1,300 more per year for auto coverage compared to white...

NEW YORK – Black Americans pay over $1,300 per year more for car insurance than white Americans according to a newly released report from...

1 in 8 U.S. drivers uninsured, leading to slight overall increase even as several...

Uninsured motorist rates vary substantially among individual states, ranging from just 4.5% in Maine to 26.7% in Florida – driving up auto insurance premium costs by an average of $67.30 per covered car.

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...

The Hartford ranks highest in auto claims satisfaction while Gen Y carries industry to...

COSTA MESA, Calif. – The Hartford ranks highest among all carriers in auto claims satisfaction according to the recently released J.D. Power 2016 U.S....

Safest driving cities revealed as July Fourth – the deadliest day on roads –...

NORTHBROOK, Ill. – For the first time ever, Brownsville, Texas, is the safest-driving city on Allstate's 12th annual America's Best Drivers Report®.i The report...

With Google in the mix, should agents worry?

In January, independent agents woke up to the news that Internet giant Google had plans to sell insurance. A Jan. 18 New York Times article...

PIA names Acuity its 2018 Company of the Year

National Association of Professional Insurance Agents tabs Wisconsin-based P&C, commercial carrier focused on independent agents with its top honor.

9 worst scammers of 2017 named to Insurance Fraud Hall of Shame

An extensive (and expensive) list of perpetrators make up the “No Class of 2017” as determined by the Coalition Against Insurance Fraud.