Category: Auto Insurance

INSURANCE EXPERTS ADVISE DRIVERS TO PURCHASE ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE DURING WINTER

It is possible to get roadside assistance through a car insurance provider. This is usually cheaper than contacting a company and ask for services. , roadside assistance is more useful during winter, when there are higher chances of losing car's control. The car can end up in a gutter or stuck in the snow. Without a specialized team, any action of putting the car on... Read Article

15 Things You Should Do Within 10 Minutes of Having a Car Accident

Oh no, this can’t be happening,” you think to yourself in the instant you realize you’ve been in a car accident. But it is. And what you do next can make all the difference in the world.   1) Remain as close as you safely can to the scene With 160,000 car accidents occurring each year in Canada, it’s a near certainty you’ll be involved in... Read Article

Why And How Insurance Companies Classify Drivers

Each insurance company takes a risk when providing coverage to a person. The risk is to have a client who files claims and cost them more money than they earn from that respective client. Companies make a profit when they insure drivers who are less likely to commit an accident, make claims and always pay their premiums on time. Insurance companies classify drivers in 3... Read Article

Drivers three times as likely to be breathalysed in December

The run-up to Christmas and New Year saw three times the average number of roadside breath tests last year. Drivers are being warned that they are around three times more likely to be breathalysed this month, after government figures found that 179 people a day were caught drink-driving in December 2017. Analysis of Home Office statistics by consumer website Confused.com found that more than 4,800... Read Article

Forgiveness isn’t free—and it raises your insurance costs

Think twice before paying for accident forgiveness If you pay extra for accident forgiveness with your car insurance, you might think your premium won’t go up if you cause a crash. But don’t bet on it — it’s not quite that simple. With accident forgiveness, insurers say they won’t raise your rate solely due to an at-fault accident claim. Some offer it as a free loyalty... Read Article