North Dakota launches auto insurance cost comparison tool

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The state’s Insurance Department has released its annual survey results comparing prices North Dakota’s Insurance Department has released the results of its annual auto insurance cost comparison, as well as a helpful tool to help drivers in the state to find the coverage they need at the right price. The survey involved obtaining quotes for six-month policies The department obtained quotes from auto insurance companies in the state for 12 different hypothetical drivers seeking six-month policies. The purpose of the survey was to better understand how premiums vary among motorists…

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Louisiana Governor Landry signs property insurance package

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The package was backed by Louisiana Insurance Commissioner Tim Temple Louisiana Governor Jeff Landry has now signed into law a property insurance package that had the strong backing of the state’s Insurance Commissioner Tim Temple. The goal of the measure is to help the state overcome its current coverage crisis. The package is meant to make the state’s market more industry friendly Four bills were signed by Landry in the hopes of benefitting the property insurance industry by granting new freedoms for raising customer rates, canceling policies, and facing fewer…

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Revolution or Invasion? Automakers Sharing Driving Data with Insurance Companies

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In the recent article titled, “Automakers Are Sharing Consumers’ Driving Behavior With Insurance Companies,” by the New York Times,  the argument unfolds around the alliance between automakers and insurance firms. The central tenet of the paper uncovers a practice where car manufacturers transmit driving behavior data to insurers. This article explores the potential ramifications on insurance premiums, privacy concerns and consumer habits. The Impact on Insurance Premiums The sharing of driving data stands to revolutionize the insurance industry. On one hand, it can be a boon for safe drivers who…

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Insuring Salvage Title Autos: Important Facts for Auto Owners

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When a vehicle gets a salvage title, it means it’s seen better days, often due to significant damage or theft. This label affects everything from auto insurance to resale value, presenting a set of unique challenges and considerations for owners. Understanding the implications of a salvage title is crucial for anyone considering buying or insuring such a vehicle. Understanding What a Salvage Title Means A salvage title is assigned to a vehicle that has been deemed a total loss by insurance companies due to damage or theft. This designation occurs…

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10 Dog Breeds Often Excluded by Homeowners Insurance

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Understanding the Impact of Dog Breeds on Home Insurance: A Closer Look at Misconceptions and Facts Dogs are not just pets; they’re part of the family. However, when it comes to insuring your home, not all furry family members are viewed the same by insurance companies. Some breeds have a reputation that might make homeowners insurance providers think twice. While it’s true that some dog breeds are considered more of a risk due to their size, strength, or the lineage they come from, it’s essential to remember that with the…

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