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    Here’s what is driving up auto insurance costs, and how to keep yours low

    Auto insurance costs are rising as fatal accidents increase. Here’s how you can save.  (iStock) The average cost of car insurance in 2021 has been driven up by a variety of factors, but there are steps you can take to keep expenses for your insurance policy low.  A rise in accident frequency and severity, as well as supply challenges amid higher demand for vehicles and parts, have accelerated the cost increase, according to a new white paper from the American Property Casualty Insurance Association (APCIA).  “This new study highlights recent trends in the U.S. auto insurance market that  

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    California pushes for auto insurance refund checks due to less driving during pandemic

    Three auto insurance companies in California are receiving increased pressure from the state to issue auto insurance refunds due to the lack of driving during the pandemic.  (iStock) California is taking action against three auto insurance companies, directing them to reimburse their drivers for premiums they were charged at the start of the pandemic.  The three companies in question include Allstate Northbook Indemnity, Mercury Insurance and CSAA Insurance Exchange, which provide insurance to about 20% of Californian drivers, according to an Oct. 6 press release from the state’s department of insurance.  Data analysis by the department showed these  

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    Tesla Auto Insurance Expanding into Texas This Week

    Tesla will launch its own brand of auto insurance in Texas this week, founder Elon Musk said during a Oct. 7 shareholders call addressing the company’s headquarters relocation from Silicon Valley to Austin, Texas. In January the state insurance department approved a revised policy form submitted by Redpoint County Mutual Insurance Co. for a Tesla Insurance program for private passenger autos. Based in Austin, Redpoint primarily writes private passenger automobile insurance through independent managing general agencies. Redpoint will underwrite Tesla’s Texas insurance program, which will be distributed through the Tesla Insurance Services of Texas Inc. (Tesla), an MGA formerly known  

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    Auto insurance for high-risk drivers in Nebraska

    Drivers with multiple at-fault accidents, tickets or a DUI may have a harder time finding affordable rates for car insurance. In addition, reckless or high-risk driving in Nebraska could lead to your license being suspended, restricted or revoked. Nebraska high-risk auto insurance is an alternative coverage option when your traditional vehicle insurance is no longer available or affordable. High-risk car insurance rate in Nebraska The cost of your Nebraska vehicle insurance depends on your driving record, vehicle and level of coverage, as well as various other factors. Nebraska high-risk auto insurance is often cheaper than traditional coverage. Each insurance carrier  

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    Auto insurance for high-risk drivers in New Hampshire

    Drivers with multiple tickets, at-fault accidents or a DUI may have a challenging time finding affordable rates for car insurance. In addition, reckless or high-risk driving in New Hampshire could lead to your license being suspended, restricted or revoked. New Hampshire high-risk auto insurance is an alternative coverage option when traditional vehicle insurance is no longer available or affordable. High-risk car insurance rates in New Hampshire The cost of your New Hampshire vehicle insurance depends on your driving record, vehicle and level of coverage, among other things. Each insurance carrier has its own threshold of risk when pricing your vehicle  

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