The winter holidays are a great time of year. While some may have read the title, “Surviving the Holidays,” and thought this article would focus on on not getting COVID between now and Christmas, it isn’t. No, we’re referring to keeping your family safe. Sadly, the holiday season is also one of the more dangerous […]
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Who’s in Your Final Four?
This is the third time in four years we’ve written about Loyola University and Sister Jean Dolores-Schmidt. In 2018, Loyola – with then 98-year old Sister Jean as the team chaplain and mascot – made the final four. In this crazy covid year, Loyola University and Sister Jean are back. They’re already half-way to […]
How do I find car insurance near me?
Times of crisis often lead to people to buying local. The pandemic will likely have such an effect. Layering protests and riots on top of the pandemic, who wouldn’t want to buy local? Yet people wonder, how do I find car insurance near me? Actually, it’s quite easy. In fact, it’s so easy, all […]
When does the 2021 hurricane season start?
Yes, hurricane season is back. Unfortunately, this isn’t a season of celebrating the tropical drink named after these infamous windstorms. The question on their mind when people thinking about hurricane season is “how bad will it be?” Would you like to know how good your car and home insurance companies are before the storms […]
How COVID-19 Led us to Refocus our Business
Last week, tongue in cheek, I asked my wife how she wanted to spend our COVID-19 pandemic rebate for our car insurance. She looked at me like I had three heads. That was the right response. There’s almost nothing we can do with the rebate. That’s not because of COVID-19. No, it’s because it’s […]
Libraries Help Patrons Save up to $2,000 on Auto Insurance due to COVID-19 with New Financial Literacy Tools
Users can use the free tools independently or take advantage of instructional videos and online webinars that explain insurance BEDFORD, NH – April 23, 2020 – ValChoice, a consumer data analytics company and insurance industry watchdog, today announced that numerous libraries have begun offering its financial literacy tools to help patrons save money on auto insurance […]
COVID-19: Do you need drive insurance when not driving?
Many insurance companies have announced rebates on “drive insurance” due to COVID-19. Yes, we intentionally called car insurance “drive insurance.” It’s a bit of an unusual name. However, it’s a useful name because it points out the ridiculousness of having car insurance during this time when no one is driving. Right now, having drive insurance […]
$100 Billion in Profits Expected to Go to Auto insurance Companies Due to COVID-19
Link to Full Report | Click for Infographic BEDFORD, NH – April 7, 2020 – ValChoice, an insurance data analytic company and consumer advocate, today released a special market report titled “COVID-19 Windfall Profits Estimated at $100B for Car Insurers.” In the report, ValChoice estimates that insurance companies could realize $100 billion in windfall […]
COVID-19 Windfall Profits Estimated at $100B For Car Insurers
Millions of vehicles are now parked in garages and driveways as people shelter in place, or worst yet, suffer crushing job loss. That means hundreds of thousands of fewer accidents and billions of dollars in claim dollars that won’t be paid. Big-name insurance carriers will be the chief beneficiaries in this scenario, leaving consumers fighting […]