Protecting Your Powertrain

The powertrain on your automobile is everything. If it goes, then you are in serious trouble. Often, a new car comes with an extended powertrain warranty. Once that warranty ends, you need to consider adding auto component coverage on your car to protect you from powertrain failure. Powertrain Parts The powertrain contains the parts that make your car run. It contains all the engine's "internally lubricated parts," including pistons, bearings, the camshaft, oil pump, rocker arm shafts, and a number of other items. Read More 

The Importance of Car Safety with Car-Insurance Rates

When you're trying to reduce your insurance rates, you may tend to focus on personal factors such as your driving record or your personal credit history. However, the car you drive can have a huge impact on your auto insurance rates as well. Here's what you need to know about getting great car-insurance rates for your vehicle.  How Insurance Companies Evaluate Car Safety If you compare auto-insurance quotes by leaving the demographics consistent and manipulating only the type of vehicle, you may notice something surprising; the insurance rates can vary greatly by make and model. Read More 

Thinking of Moving? 3 Factors That Will Influence Your Auto Insurance Rate

When you begin the process of hunting for a new house, you'll likely be evaluating a long list of factors to help you make up your mind. While you might be aware of how your prospective new home could impact your home insurance rate (for example, a home near the water could increase the rate because of the risk of flooding) you might also consider how factors related to the home could also impact your auto insurance. Read More 

5 Things You Might Not Know About Your Homeowners’ Insurance Policy

If you're a homeowner, hopefully you have a homeowners' insurance policy in place. Doing so can protect you from major financial loss as a result of damage or vandalism to your home. Still, there are a lot of things about your homeowners' insurance policy that many people simply aren't aware of. You May Be Able to Re-Open an Old Claim Here's a hypothetical situation: your home is damaged by a fire, but thankfully everybody is okay. Read More 

Secrets To Reducing Your Overall Car Insurance Costs

Whether you're shopping for a new policy, or you've watched your car insurance rates steadily skyrocket, you'll want to take a few steps to reduce your monthly bill. Simply implementing a few secrets is all it takes to reduce your overall auto insurance policy and bring that price down to a figure you can afford. Perhaps you'll even end up with enough savings to take a small vacation.  Consider the Vehicle Read More