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.

Insurify’s “Evia” aims to be the consumer’s virtual auto insurance agent

Auto insurance comparison site Insurify, a tech startup out of MIT in Cambridge, Mass., that recently secured $2 million in its first round of...

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.

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...

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.

The End of the Insurance Agent … Or Not: 14 viewpoints from Forum members

One thread that has had some legs so far in 2015 centers around the oft-discussed premise that insurance agents are in danger of going...

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...

Strange but true: Wacky things and trivia nuggets from the world of insurance

No doubt insurance is a serious business. But that doesn’t mean a lot of silly or curious things related to insurance won’t pop up in the news from time to time.

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...

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.