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...

CEO of auto insurance company challenges auto makers to fight distracted driving

ATLANTA – Joe DeLago, CEO of Good2Go Auto Insurance Company, known for its Cell Phone Safety Discount, announced April 11 that he has issued...

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...

2016’s least and most expensive vehicles to insure

Insure.com’s recently released 2016 ranking of the least and most expensive vehicles to insure compares auto insurance rates in every state for more than...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...