Staged accident questionable claims increase, report says

Insurance fraud may not seem like a major crime, but this is one of the main reasons companies increase your yearly fees because they pay out to those who weren’t entitled to damages or have staged their accidents. According to a recent report from the National Insurance Crime Bureau, the number of staged accident questionable claims has risen... ...read the full post

Pagani Zonda crash results in $449,000 insurance claim

You could imagine that if you were given the keys to a Pagani Zonda for a quick test drive (our dream), you’d drive it as carefully as possible. Sooner or later though, that massive 7.3-liter V12 engine would get the better of you, and you will have to floor it just to feel the rush. Sadly, a driver in the UK felt a bit more than just a rush,... ...read the full post

Insurance fraud foiled by YouTube video of owner crashing Nissan GT-R

While YouTube allows people to access entertaining videos, the service is also making the work of insurance investigators that much easier, by hosting footage of various incidents. This is what happened to a 21-year-old Nissan GT-R owner, who crashed his beautiful Japanese sportscar while racing down a hill against a Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX MR. He... ...read the full post

10 most dangerous jobs for a driver

We usually judge drivers by how well they handle themselves on the road and when trying to accomplish various maneuvers like the dreaded parallel parking. But the Insurance.com website recently made a study in which it tried to categorize bad drivers by the jobs they have. The results were pretty straightforward, showing that people with high stress... ...read the full post

Three ways to save on auto insurance

There are many calculations that are used in determining what someone’s insurance rate premium will be. What insurance companies usually do is take those key factors, plug them into their system, and see what rate category those variables put the person into. There are many ways you can save on car insurance premiums. Three of them, including your... ...read the full post