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From classic cars to luxury cars and everything in between, Americans love our cars. After all, we live in a very mobile society where cars are often a necessity. Besides--we love the freedom! But owning a car means taking care of it, driving safely and keeping it insured. These articles can help you enjoy the ride. 

  • The High Cost of High Tech

    High tech safety features in today's newer cars help reduce accidents, but if they are involved in an accident, the cost to repair the car is much higher, and it may even be totaled.

    Find Out Why
  • Long Term Vehicle Storage

    Make sure that you take care of your vehicle even if you don’t use it for a long time. Preparing well and providing the best environment for your car can prolong the life of your car and save you a lot of money in the long run.

    Learn Here
  • Outsmarting Car Thieves

    People often underestimate the frequency of car break-ins and thefts. Here are some tips to make sure it doesn't happen you.

    Be Smart
  • What to Do After an Accident

    In the minutes after a car accident, you may only be thinking about calling for emergency assistance, but here are some other things you need to know.

    Find Out
  • Auto Insurance FAQ: Rental Cars

    We're frequently asked about whether or not you're covered in your rental car while on vacation, so we thought we'd try to help answer those questions. 

    See Answers
  • Safety First: 12 Things Every Car Should Have

    Unless you work from home or live in really big city, driving a car is an integral part of your day-to-day activities. Knowing how to take care of yourself, your car and those around you in case of an emergency is vital. Make sure you have a car safety kit to help you do just that.

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  • Distracted Driving

    What's your definition of distracted driving? Cell phones are the primary driver of distracted driving initiatives in recent years, but you can be distracted by more than just your cell phone. 

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  • Test Your Knowledge: Holiday Auto Coverage Scenarios

    There tends to be more traffic on the roads than usual during the holidays, and more traffic means there's more of a chance that your vehicle could be damaged. Do you have the right coverage for these situations?

    Test Yourself
  • How Long Does An Accident Stay On Your Record

    You just rear-ended the car in front. Once you know everyone is okay and the claim is settled, you'd like to forget the whole thing ever happened. However, the accident may stay on your driving record for a while. Since this can affect your insurance rates, you should know what that means.

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  • Risky Driving Habits: Avoid the 3Ds

    The holiday season is just around the corner. With holiday parties, holiday shopping and other holiday festivities, the 3Ds are on the rise. Here's how to prevent driving drunk, drowsy or distracted.

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