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The Five Types of Insurance Every College Student Needs

Parents face many challenges in preparing a child for college. The process generally starts in the junior year, including monitoring grades, applying for scholarships and grants, and visiting various college campuses. The focus on college can become an all-consuming task. Once a college is chosen, and your child is accepted, a new set of challenges arises.  One neglected area to add to the college "to-do"...

Your guide to motorcycle insurance costs

As you search for the right motorcycle insurance coverage, you try to balance two priorities: protecting your bike without breaking the bank. Ultimately, the cost of motorcycle insurance depends on you. Let’s investigate the elements that determine your insurance premiums—and the actions you can take to help reduce your costs. Factors that affect your motorcycle insurance costs Your insurance score You probably have a good...

21 motorcycle safety tips to navigate road construction

As a motorcycle rider, you’re well aware that riding season often corresponds with peak road construction work. Unfortunately, riding through construction zones introduces a range of safety risks. Learning to safely navigate road construction takes experience, knowledge, and situational awareness. We’re here to help. Here are 21 safety tips you can implement as you navigate road construction zones. Types of road construction Road construction zones...

Before Your Last Summer Road Trip, Check Your Car Insurance

If you are planning a last summer road trip, your insurance matters more than ever. An auto accident is most likely to occur in the summer months, with August and September topping the list, as reported by the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration). The streets, roads, and highways are busy, with drivers operating large RVs who may be unfamiliar with the area or be...

Cheap no-deposit car insurance—is it legitimate?

As you shop around for auto insurance, you may encounter insurance companies offering “cheap car insurance with no deposit required.” It’s easy to see the appeal of such an offering—after all, who wouldn’t want to have their car legally insured without having to pay up front? But you have reason to be skeptical. In most cases, reputable insurance providers won’t write car insurance policies without...