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.

Study sheds light on just how much auto insurance premiums spike after a claim

State-by-state analysis shows that claim-induced premium spikes remain high, but percentage-wise don’t jump by as much as last year.

Minor violations more significant than you think when it comes to auto insurance rates

Everyone knows serious violations like driving under the influence and reckless driving will understandably cause a person’s auto insurance rates to spike. But minor...

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.

Auto insurers to benefit from new IBM, Weather Company partnership to bring advanced weather...

ARMONK, N.Y. and ANDOVER, Mass. – IBM and The Weather Company through WSI, its global B2B division, on March 31 announced a groundbreaking global...

P&C insurance customer satisfaction driven by good communication, not speed, J.D. Power finds

Record catastrophic losses place P&C insurer focus squarely on management of customer expectations. Amica Mutual tops satisfaction rankings for seventh 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...

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....

Vermont again tops list for best state insurance regulation, Louisiana ranks last

The R Street Institute releases seventh annual Insurance Regulation Report Card, an annual examination of which states best regulate the business of insurance.

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...