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Apr 13, 2012, 07:30 ET Online Auto Insurance: Is Your Car Ready for Tornado Season?

Although the National Climatic Data Center says there is no clear-cut "tornado season" in the U.S., data from 1991-2010 show that tornadoes touch...


Mar 27, 2012, 07:00 ET OAIN: Ariz. Auto Insurance Bill to Tow Uninsured Cars Fails

A bill to let police tow and impound cars without insurance met a narrow defeat in Arizona last week, highlighting the attention paid to the issue by ...


Mar 13, 2012, 07:00 ET OAI: Auto Insurance Reform Bill Reduces Costs and Required Coverage for Floridians

Florida lawmakers on Friday sent a bill to Gov. Rick Scott's desk that would make significant changes to how standard auto insurance policies in the...


Feb 15, 2012, 08:00 ET OAIN: New Auto Insurance Verification Bill Submitted by Miss. Lawmakers

Mississippi lawmakers are trying once again to get an online car insurance verification system set up in their state after Gov. Haley Barbour vetoed...


Feb 08, 2012, 08:00 ET OAI: Oklahoma Bill Could Help Enforce Auto Insurance Law

Oklahoma lawmakers are hoping to help quell the state's uninsured motorist problem with a bill that would allow police to pull over drivers simply...


Jan 30, 2012, 08:00 ET OAI: Florida Insurance Case Highlights Teen-Driver Problem

A recently decided Florida appeals court case that originated with "an accident involving four teenagers and some horseplay" highlights the type of...


Jan 17, 2012, 08:00 ET OAI: Florida Auto Insurance Bills Aim to Protect the State's No-Fault System

Advocates of new legislation aimed at cracking down on dishonest claims and other abuses of Florida's no-fault private vehicle insurance system are...


Jan 10, 2012, 08:00 ET Online Auto Insurance: Growth in Telematics Programs Means More Opportunities to Save

After recent reports that auto insurance companies are expected to invest increasingly in technology that transmits data on how policyholders behave...


Oct 27, 2011, 08:00 ET Online Auto Insurance: Allstate Acquisition Signals Shift in Sales Approach

Allstate Insurance's recent announcement that it has wrapped up its acquisition of Esurance and Answer Financial highlights ongoing changes in the...


Oct 12, 2011, 08:00 ET OAI: Conn. Disaster Aid Announcement Underscores Need to Review Auto Insurance Coverages

The recent announcement that Connecticut has gotten more than $5 million in federal aid to help residents recover from Tropical Storm Irene...


Oct 05, 2011, 08:00 ET Online Auto Insurance: Survey Highlights Dangers of Distracted Driving

A new survey that shows American drivers know talking or texting while driving is dangerous—even though more than one-third of them do it...


Sep 07, 2011, 08:00 ET OAI: Going Without Texas Auto Insurance Could Cost Just as Much as a Policy

A few years into a statewide initiative to cut down on the rate of uninsured cars on Lone Star State roads, a significant proportion of...


Aug 24, 2011, 08:00 ET Online Auto Insurance Launches Reviews Site to Empower Consumers

OnlineAutoInsurance.com, the originator of the nationwide public rating engine, has launched http://reviews.onlineautoinsurance.com/ to arm consumers ...


Aug 16, 2011, 08:00 ET Online Auto Insurance: Lawsuit Highlights Underinsured Coverage Issue

A Pennsylvania township had the legal right to reduce underinsured motorist coverage for its police officers, a federal judge ruled last month in...


Aug 02, 2011, 08:00 ET Online Auto Insurance: Senators Seek to Beef Up Teen Licensing Standards

States could get new incentives to fortify their licensing requirements if Congress passes a bill authorizing grants for those that set up graduated...


Jul 29, 2011, 08:00 ET Online Auto Insurance News: July Wrap-Up

MetLife drew flak for offering a free car coverage deal, GEICO cut rates in California by tens of millions, Volvo technology helped drivers avoid...


Jul 18, 2011, 08:00 ET Mo. Insurance Consumers Turn to Regulators and Reclaim Millions in 2011

Missouri policyholders have pocketed more than $5 million so far this year in claims that might never have been settled if not for the mediation...


Jul 12, 2011, 08:00 ET S.C. Attorney General Reports Millions in Auto Insurance Fraud in 2010

Nearly $12 million in auto insurance fraud was reported in South Carolina last year, with bogus vehicle claims accounting for more than...


Jun 24, 2011, 08:00 ET Lawmakers Attempt to Give Some Michiganders Lower Auto Insurance Costs

In an attempt to expand Wayne County residents' low cost auto insurance options, a pair of lawmakers have submitted to the state senate a bill that...


Jun 21, 2011, 08:00 ET Alabama Auto Insurance Verification System Gets Final OK

Gov. Robert Bentley signed into law last Tuesday legislation that will set up an Alabama car coverage verification database and will give police and...


Jun 10, 2011, 08:00 ET 'No Pay, No Play' and Auto Insurance Verification Proposals Highlight Uninsured Problem

This year has seen the introduction and debate of a number of legislative proposals aimed at penalizing uninsured drivers. Whether it be the 'no pay, ...


May 31, 2011, 08:00 ET May Auto Insurance News Wrap-Up

Policy prices continued their slow ascent, two states signed "no pay, no play" proposals into law, the Kansas government banned crash taxes...


May 23, 2011, 08:00 ET Okla. May Get 'No Pay, No Play' Auto Insurance Law

Oklahoma may join neighboring Kansas by approving and signing into law "no pay, no play" legislation that would limit the recovery rights of...


May 17, 2011, 08:00 ET Governor Signs Kansas Auto Insurance Bills

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback gave the OK to two pieces of legislation last week that will leave uninsured drivers with limited recovery rights and will...


May 05, 2011, 08:00 ET Pa. Committee Approves Licensing Restrictions for a High Risk Auto Insurance Group

The Pennsylvania House Transportation Committee gave its approval on Tuesday to a handful of driver-safety bills. One, HB 9, would enforce stricter...