Key Things to Know About Texas to Mexico Car Insurance

Key Things to Know About Texas to Mexico Car Insurance

Thousands of Texas residents drive across the border from Texas to Mexico every week, either for business or pleasure. Although state law in Texas requires that drivers have a minimum level of liability insurance coverage on their vehicles, the Mexican government does not recognize the validity of auto insurance policies issued in the United States or Canada. A Texas driver's current U.S. insurance policy offering protection against damage caused … [Read more...]

Auto Insurance Rates in 2013 vs 2012 by State

Auto Insurance Rates in 2013 vs 2012 by State

Differences in Auto Insurance Rates Among The States Automobile insurance rates are changing throughout the country, but while some states show people paying less than those in another state and accordingly dropping further down the list from most expensive to least expensive, overall rates are increasing. Comparing the 2009 report of the to the 2013 report, the rates for the current highest ranked state, Louisiana, jumped from … [Read more...]

Rising Rates Driving Down Car Insurance Enthusiasm

Rising Car Insurance Rates

Rising Cost of Living and Car Insurance Rates The cost of living has been on the rise in nearly all respects over the past decade. From food costs to the price of gas, no aspect of one's daily expenses seems to be immune. Falling into step with the rising bottom line are the car insurance rates right here in Texas. Studies reveal that rates in this state are among the highest in the nation, thanks in large part to the rising costs associated with … [Read more...]

Car Insurance for Women Vs Men in Austin

Car Insurance for Women Vs Men in Austin

Your Gender Can Drive Your Auto Insurance Quote Up Gender is one of the factors that automobile insurance carriers in Texas use to determine rates based on a calculation of risks. A male driver in Austin will likely get a completely different auto insurance quote than a female driver and usually a higher one at that. Although men may feel this is some form of gender discrimination, insurance companies actually have statistical research to prove … [Read more...]

Nationwide Enjoys Consistently High Customer Satisfaction

Nationwide Insurance Group and Customer Satisfaction

Customers Felt Nationwide Group "On Their Side" Nationwide Group, the auto insurer founded in Columbus, Ohio in 1926, ranks among the top five auto insurance carriers in the latest J. D. Powers Customer Satisfaction Rankings. The company whose advertising tagline promises automobile owners to be "on your side" proudly claims that 95% of its policy holders recommend the company to others. Based on almost 7 million in direct premiums written in … [Read more...]

Auto Club Enterprises Offer Insurance Deals as Membership Perk

Auto Club Enterprises and Insurance Deals for Members

AAA Member Auto Insurance Discounts One of the most popular membership benefits that members of the American Automobile Association, commonly known as AAA or "triple A", enjoy is the ability to purchase automobile insurance at affordable rates through a variety of regionally-based Auto Club Enterprises. Founded in the early 20th century as a service club for the growing number of motorists located throughout the U.S. when nine local motor clubs … [Read more...]

Key Facts About Auto Insurance for Mini Vans

Auto Insurance for Mini Vans

Mini Vans are a popular transportation choice for many families since they are among the least expensive types of vehicles for which to obtain the mandatory automobile insurance coverage mandated by every U.S. state. While luxury automobiles and sports cars can easily run over $3,000 in annual insurance expenditures, the average cost to insure a mini van is $1100. An insurance industry study found that the least expensive mini vans to insure … [Read more...]

Do I need Personal Injury Protection?

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Do I Need Personal Injury Protection? Personal Injury Protection (PIP), also known as "no fault" insurance coverage, is a type of car insurance offered by some carriers to cover such things as medical expenses, lost wages and collateral costs associated with sustaining medical injuries such as travel expenses for treatment and child and pet care. Before the advent of PIP insurance, the driver of the vehicle who was not at fault for causing an … [Read more...]

Texas Auto Insurance for Teenagers


Legal Auto Insurance Requirements In the state of Texas, it is a legal requirement for all teenaged drivers with a permit or a license to have at least the state minimum amount of auto insurance coverage in order to legally operate a motor vehicle. This includes a minimum in liability coverage of $30,000 per injured person per accident and $25,000 in property damage protection. These laws are in place to ensure that all motorists have at least a … [Read more...]

Distracted Driving Can Raise Your Insurance Rates

According to the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration, inattentive or distracted drivers cause more than 1.5 million motor vehicle crashes each year. That means nearly one out of every four crashes could have been prevented had the drivers not been distracted. … [Read more...]