Things to Know Before Taking an Auto Loan

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Having a car to your name these days has become a necessity. People cannot rely on public transport as much as they used back in the day. Nowadays people want mobility and flexibility when it comes to traveling, going to work, to the grocery store, etc. and private cars enable that.  But, one of the biggest problems that all of us face is the price of the car. Too often, people don’t have the amount required for a car and they search for solutions. The most common solution is taking…

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Massachusetts insurance agents withdraw ballot initiative to ban the use of credit score to price insurance

In September, the Massachusetts Association of Insurance Agents (MAIA) launched a campaign to ban the use of credit score and other socioeconomic factors in determine the price of insurance coverage. The campaign was endorsed by Attorney General Martha Coakley, and MAIA had a goal of gathering some 70,000 signatures to ensure the issue was on the ballot for the next legislative session. Faced with mounting legal costs and pleas from legislators, MAIA has withdrawn its ballot initiative and will pursue an alternative method of bringing the issue before the Legislature.…

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