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.

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.

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.

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...

New study finds U.S. car insurance rates at all-time high

Annual report from auto insurance search engine The Zebra examines auto insurance pricing across the U.S., uncovers local and national trends in context of disastrous weather events, technological advances, distracted driving, and other behavioral changes.

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.

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.

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.

Millennials pose greater auto risk than previous generations at same age, but appear worth...

New TransUnion study explores auto insurance nuances of "less-loyal" Millennial policyholders.

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.