March 26, 2020
Drivers that know how their state’s point system works, and their insurer’s, have a better chance at holding on to their licenses and keeping their rates low. Excessive points and violations put that at risk, so Insurance.com created a list of things every driver should know. Here are 10 pointers from the one-stop destination for unbiased, expert advice on auto insurance.
March 12, 2020
This timely report explains eligibility rules around who qualifies for medical-expense tax deductions. Most people don’t have enough health care costs to make them eligible -- more than 7.5% of their adjusted gross income (for 2019 returns).
March 5, 2020
Acquiring life insurance before age 40 can save consumers 55% or more on annual premiums, buying life insurance in your 20s and 30s should be part of a sound financial plan.
March 5, 2020
Insurance.com, a one-stop destination for unbiased, expert advice on auto, life, health and home insurance, just published survey results on driver acceptance of auto safety features.
February 6, 2020
Insurance.com’s team of data analysts and editors reviewed home insurance rates for nearly every ZIP code in the nation to see how they’re affected by bad credit. Understanding the premium difference between good and poor credit by state helps consumers know the potential for savings when they shop for coverage.
January 15, 2020
Insurance.com, a one-stop destination for unbiased, expert advice on health, home, auto and life insurance, commissioned a survey to ask 500 drivers about various driving conditions. Not surprisingly, nearly 75% of respondents, across all geographic regions, say winter is their least favorite season to drive.
December 16, 2019
Insurance.com, a one-stop destination for unbiased, expert advice on health, home, auto and life insurance, just released new insights into when a short-term health plan should be considered, and when they should be avoided.
December 12, 2019
Insurance analysts identify 11 factors that are typically used to set auto insurance rates—none of which include physical abilities
November 14, 2019
Insurance.com, the leading online resource for health, auto, home and life insurance for 20 years, reports on common mishaps that happen during the holiday season and explains how consumers can tap into their homeowners policy for relief
November 1, 2019
According to the Google survey of about 1,000 people, those with original Medicare coverage report the highest satisfaction versus those with Medicare Advantage (offered by private insurers), employer-based plans, Medicaid and individual insurance/Affordable Care Act plans.
October 10, 2019
Homeowners who spent the warmer months tackling projects around the house are 'fessing up on their renovation fails. That’s according to a new poll from Insurance.com, the leading online resource for auto, home, health and life insurance for 20 years.
September 24, 2019
According to the survey of respondents aged 18 to 25, 19% indicate they have a poor level of knowledge about insurance, while nearly half said they have a “good” idea about how insurance works. A bit over one-third said their insurance acumen is excellent. However, when put to the test about the basics of auto, renters, life and health insurance, many flunked.
September 13, 2019
Insurance analysts outline options for those concerned about successfully applying for life insurance, especially if individuals have been previously denied coverage. The report reveals the broad risk levels into which people with disabilities or high-risk conditions may fall.
September 10, 2019
Insurance analysts were surprised to find that adding a teen driver, getting multiple speeding tickets or having a poor credit rating can have a greater impact on auto insurance rate increases than being involved in an accident.
August 6, 2019
Michigan, Louisiana among worst states for car insurance claims, while across the country rates spike 31%, on average, after just one at-fault accident with more than $2,000 in damage.
May 30, 2019
The Insurance.com analysis shows that a new construction discount nets the most savings among the home insurance discounts surveyed, with an average rate decrease of 36 percent. That’s followed by buying your home coverage from your auto insurance company, called bundling, and having fire resistive house construction materials.
April 3, 2019
Texting, swearing, and flipping off others in front of kids found to be among the most noted bad behaviors. Drivers also recognize texting is as dangerous as DUI, but 40 percent do it anyway.
January 9, 2019
Find out the average percentage increase to your auto insurance rates for 18 common traffic violations.
November 13, 2018
2019 health plans survey: Nearly 40% unaware of individual mandate changes, nearly 90% support pre-existing conditions
July 17, 2018
Study shows that home liability insurance coverage is confusing to policyholders. Find out what it does cover and why.
March 5, 2018
Insurance.com ranks the most and least expensive states for home insurance based on average home insurance tool that shows rates for 75 coverage levels for nearly every ZIP code in the nation.
October 10, 2017
Insurance.com offers tool with average home insurance rates for 75 coverage levels for nearly every ZIP code in the nation.
March 17, 2015
Online auto insurance marketplace enables consumers to compare and purchase policies on their phones in as little as 10 minutes
November 18, 2014
Insurance.com analysis finds renters and those who live with parents file many more claims than homeowners do.
September 29, 2014
Insurance.com analysis ranks the cars that lead-footed drivers like most.
September 9, 2014
Insurance.com analysis details the percentage of vehicles, from new to 20 years old, whose owners forgo collision coverage to save money.
August 13, 2014
New Insurance.com tool allows car insurance shoppers to see what drivers the same age, with cars the same model year, choose.
July 28, 2014
Insurance.com survey finds Americans are open to, even eager for, cars that drive themselves.
May 11, 2014
Women admit to more driving gaffes than men, but men are more likely to drive away from a gas pump with the nozzle still in, according to an Insurance.com survey.
January 13, 2014
A new Insurance.com survey identifies the best and worst songs for the road, plus some guilty pleasures.
February 7, 2011
The amount of money the average American spends on car insurance over a lifetime adds up to a sizable chunk of change. Insurance.com explains what consumers are paying for, points out where they may be overpaying and provides advice on how to keep that lifetime average to a minimum.