How Medications Can Impact Driving Safety

In California, you can get a DUI for driving under the influence of which of the following substances? Alcohol Marijuana Illegal drugs Prescription medications Over-the-counter medications All of the above Although DUIs are commonly associated with alcohol, driving under the influence of various drugs can also lead to a conviction—even if the drug in question [...]

By | December 6th, 2018|

Car Insurance for Families: Your California Coverage Checklist

You want to keep your family protected, but you know you can’t prevent all bad things from happening. That’s why it’s important to maintain auto insurance coverage for your family. Use this checklist to make sure you have the right coverage for your family’s needs. Is everyone covered? When you apply for car insurance, you [...]

By | November 28th, 2018|

School Bus Driving Safety

Four children were hit by a vehicle while boarding a school bus in Rochester, Indiana. Three of them died. According to IndyStar, the driver who struck the children has been charged with a misdemeanor count of passing a school bus when the stop signal arm was extended and three felony counts of reckless homicide. CBS [...]

By | November 20th, 2018|

How Much Is Car Insurance in California?

How much is car insurance? It’s a simple question, right? Wrong. Many factors contribute to how much a person pays for auto insurance. Before we can determine how much you’ll pay, we need to take a look at some of those factors. Car Insurance Averages When determining rates, insurers look at different factors that can [...]

By | November 13th, 2018|

Crazy Stories from California Roads

Whether you’re looking for something interesting or just minding your own business and going about your day, you see odd things from time to time in California. Here are some of the stranger stories to come out of this amazing state in recent weeks. A jack-o-lantern sets a world record. At only 2,077 pounds, this [...]

By | November 6th, 2018|

Holidays Are Coming – Plan Ahead with Mexico Auto Insurance

There are a lot of reasons to head south this holiday season. Maybe you have family in Mexico. Perhaps you want to take advantage of time off from work. Or maybe you just need a break from the hectic holiday scene. If you’re driving, make sure your plans include Mexico car insurance. You don’t need [...]

By | October 30th, 2018|

California Halloween Fun – 20 Frightening Halloween Destinations

People have decorated their lawns with tombstones, fake spiderwebs have taken over and pumpkins are everywhere. It’s Halloween, which means it’s the perfect time to seek out the scary. Whether you’re looking for a place that’s rumored to have real ghosts or a show that lives up to Hollywood standards, if you live in California, [...]

By | October 24th, 2018|

National Teen Driver Safety Week – Help Your Teen Drive Safely

Is your teen driver guilty of any of the following? Not wearing a seat belt Being distracted by phones or friends behind the wheel Speeding Following other cars too close Driving while drowsy Drunk driving Traffic accidents are the leading cause of death among teens aged 15 to 18. According to the National Highway Traffic [...]

By | October 18th, 2018|

Insurance Coverage for College Students

College students need a lot of things. Books. Study materials. Dorm supplies. But what about insurance? Are college kids still covered under their parents’ policies, or do they need to get their own coverage? While college students can typically use their parents’ health insurance until they turn 26, coverage for cars and other property items [...]

By | October 15th, 2018|

Ridesharing and Carpooling Dos and Don’ts

You want to help the environment by reducing the number of cars on the road. Or maybe you don't have a car anymore, or your license has been suspended. There are a lot of reasons to get involved in carpooling and ride-sharing. There are also a lot of ways to mess it up. Here are [...]

By | October 4th, 2018|