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Auto Insurance Learning Center

Learn auto insurance types, coverage, and terminology so you can focus on finding the right plan for you. Read below to find out why auto insurance is so important, who needs it, what policy to get, and more.
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15 Must-Know Tips Before Buying Car Insurance

We’ve gathered helpful auto insurance tips from agents and other resources to give you multiple ways to save money on car insurance.


Do I Need Comprehensive Auto Insurance?

There are over 1.32 billion cars in the world. If you own one of these cars, making sure you have the right insurance should be your next priority. But you might be asking yourself, "Do I need comprehensive insurance?"

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Don't Miss Out On These Hidden Auto Insurance Discounts

While you can’t control gas prices or when your vehicle breaks down and needs repairs, there are ways to save on car insurance — like discounts.

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If My Dog Gets Hit By a Car, Will Auto Insurance Cover It?

You should know what auto insurance will cover when pets get into an accident. Here's what to do if your pet is hit by a car — or if you hit a pet by accident.


Multi-Car Insurance: A Complete Guide to Multi-Car Coverage

Did you know that in the United States, there are currently 276.1 million cars on the road?

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Myth vs. Reality: Why Your Auto Insurance Is So Expensive

There are a lot of myths about how coverage works and which factors affect your premium. Keep reading to separate fact from fiction.


Regional vs National Auto Insurance Policies: What's the Difference?

It's no secret that shopping for auto insurance can be tricky. Not only is the jargon overwhelming and the paperwork excessive, but the different policy types can be enough to make your head spin!


Should I Purchase My Next Policy With an Agent or Online?

There are a few insurance policies that you absolutely need to have in your adult life so that you are protected from life's vulnerabilities.

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Simple Steps To File an Insurance Claim After a Car Accident

In this guide, we’ll walk you through what to do immediately after a collision, how to file an insurance claim, and how to prepare for a car accident.


Types of Auto Insurance: A Comprehensive Guide to Coverage

For the last several years, the cost of car insurance has been increasing throughout the United States.

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Uber, Lyft, and Delivery Drivers: Why You Need Rideshare Insurance

Here’s a look at rideshare insurance for Uber, Lyft, and delivery drivers — including how it works, where you can buy it, and how much it costs.


What Auto Insurance Discounts Apply to Me?

Remember when you were a child and you got so excited when you were able to buy things with your own money? Sometimes shopping carries the same thrill in adulthood. Other expenses, on the other hand, feel far less rewarding.


What is Uninsured & Underinsured Motorist Coverage?

In the United States, 87% of motorists have car insurance. It’s required by law to carry auto insurance, but not everyone does. More than 1 out of every ten vehicles are being driven by the uninsured.

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Will Auto Insurance Cover My Pet After a Car Accident?

If your dog loves riding in the car, then here’s what you need to know about auto insurance and pets so that you don't break the bank in the event of an accident.