Just three states left with no ban on texting while driving

Texting while driving

As of September 2013, only three U.S. states remain with no ban at all in place regarding texting while driving.

Increase in Webbing while driving adding to dangers on the road

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Not only is texting while driving a concern, but now Webbing while driving is occurring more frequently, State Farm said in a recent report.

More than a third of consumers prefer to buy auto insurance online

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More than one of three consumers prefer to buy auto insurance online and the insurer’s website has a big impact on the decision-making process, J.D. Power and Associates said in a recent report.

III: Reckless driving can mean higher auto insurance rates

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Not only is reckless driving dangerous, but it can also lead to an increase in your auto insurance rates, the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) reminded drivers in a recent report.

Consumer satisfaction with auto insurance claims declines

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Customer satisfaction with auto insurance claims declined for the first time in three quarters, J.D. Power and Associates said in a recent report.

III: Time to consider a flood insurance policy

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With the start of Spring already in the books, now is the time to consider purchasing a flood insurance policy, the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) said in a recent report.

TransUnion: Auto insurance risk rises

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After four straight quarter-over-quarter declines, auto insurance risk in the U.S. rose at the end Q3 2011, TransUnion said.

III urges consumers to prevent being underinsured

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The Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) recently offered up tips to consumers to help them start 2012 off the right way.

Pennsylvania bans texting while driving

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Governor Tom Corbett signed a bill into law prohibiting the act of texting while driving, making Pennsylvania the 35th state to ban the practice.

Q&A: Types of insurance you probably do not need

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When creating complete insurance plans, take care to decide which coverage is necessary and the cost of optional programs you may not need.