Its 2016 and a lot of different drivers are out on the road. Do you know how your insurance company classifies you as a driving risk? Drivers are categorized into three groups. Preferred, Standard and Non-Standard (High Risk) are the levels of driver risk. Knowing where fall will give you the know-how to improve your rating with insurance companies. Preferred drivers have most of the good characteristics insurance carriers love. These drivers typically get the BEST Rates and usually have
Conversation Success When Talking to Your Aging Parent Driver As we age, we lose the ability to focus on several simultaneous factors. Our comprehension skills begin to take a turn for the worse. When it comes to driving, the older generation can struggle to keep up with cautious driving, pedestrians, and other vehicles. Many adults go through the turmoil of finding out that their parent is no longer quite the driver that they once were. If you are starting to
Car care tips to keep your vehicle purring through fall and winter! The Washington winter brings rain, snow, sleet, and possible subzero temperatures. With this in hand, it is no surprise that leaving your car out in this weather can cause some serious damage and put it under strain. Complete these 10 car maintenance tasks before the cold snap hits so that you have safe (and reliable) winter transport: 1. Get the engine check for performance and drivability problems. 2.
If you have been neglecting the exterior of your car, it may be time to give it a clean! While you may not worry about the dust and dirt that has encapsulated your car, did you know that the dirt can be more than just an eyesore? Even if you keep the interior sparkling and the engine running as new, filth can be damaging to your ride and your wallet! Find out how below: • Dirt build up not only
Are you an aggressive driver? Use these tips to fight your aggression on the road! Have you ever experienced these feelings: frustration you just need to express to other drivers on the road? The urge to tailgate a slow driver? A sudden impulse to swerve in another lane moving slightly faster than yours? The desire to slam on the accelerator to run through a yellow (okay, maybe it was turning red…) light? If so, you might be an aggressive driver.
One of the benefits of aging is qualifying for senior discounts! From special senior rates at restaurants, to discounts on insurance premiums, seniors can financially benefit from getting older. If you are a senior, (typically this is anyone over the age of 50), you can be eligible for these discounts: Mature Driver Discount Once you reach a specific age, your car insurance company will usually offer you a certain percentage off your premium. Low-Mileage Discount As seniors typically drive less
Insuring Your Teen 101 When it comes to adding your newly licensed teen driver to your auto insurance policy, it is important to evaluate your decision and check with your state’s particular requirements. While each state requires that you add your teen at a specific time, there is some room for your discretion. You have the option to either add your teen to your policy when you are legally obligated to do so, or you can help them seek their