How Much Can You Save on Insurance with Defensive Driving?

Auto insurance companies love safe drivers, and often, they show their appreciation for safe drivers in the form of discounts. Most often, that means drivers who complete defensive driving and other specialized driver education programs may be eligible for significant discounts on auto insurance premiums. Just think: you can save money by learning how to be safer on the road! … Read More

The 20 Absolute Worst American Cities to Drive In

Think your city has the worst drivers? These cities really do. According to the Allstate America’s Best Drivers report, the cities on this list are ranked among the bottom 20 cities for safe driving in America. They have the shortest time in between accidents and the highest likelihoods of experiencing collisions — all of them far higher than the national average. … Read More

What Teens Need to Know About Safe Driving

Driving as a teen is exhilarating. After years of being driven around, it’s finally your turn to take the wheel and be in charge of where you want to go and when. This independence is incredible for new drivers — but it also comes with serious responsibility. While teen driving is the most exciting time to be behind the wheel, … Read More

How to Deal with Brake Failure

Brake failure is unnerving and dangerous. No one wants to imagine that their vehicle might not stop, especially if you’re traveling at freeway speeds. Brake failure can be sudden, dangerous, and deadly. The reality is that brake failure is very rare today. Most vehicles have extensive safety features and it’s not common to see a complete brake failure. Of course, … Read More

11 Tips for a Safer Daily Commute

The average American worker spends about four hours a week commuting to and from work, and much of that time is often spent in traffic. Traffic can make you anxious on your way to work, and unhappy on your way home. But for many, daily commutes are simply a fact of life. Spending four hours or more on the road every week … Read More

Defensive Driving Facts

There’s no denying that driving can be dangerous, especially when you or the drivers around you aren’t practicing safe, defensive driving. Motor vehicle accidents are responsible for thousands of fatalities and injuries annually, and in almost every case, human error is to blame. Distracted, drunk, and drowsy driving are especially dangerous — and deadly — habits on the road. Consider … Read More

Defensive Driving for Drivers with Disabilities

Driving gives disabled individuals the freedom to get around independently. Disabled individuals who are able to drive can travel without using public transportation or relying on others and enjoy the freedom of driving their own vehicle. But just like every other driver on the road, drivers with disabilities are at risk for dangers behind the wheel, and it’s essential that … Read More

Defensive Driving for Students

Young drivers are just getting started behind the wheel, and although this is the most exciting age to be driving, it’s also the most dangerous. Thousands of 15 to 20 year old drivers are involved in fatal car crashes each year. In fact, young drivers are involved in fatal crashes at a rate that is double that of all other drivers. … Read More

50 Resources for Buying a New Car

Car buying can be a real drag, but buying a car today isn’t the way it used to be. Rather than spending your whole Saturday test driving and haggling, you can research cars online, look up wholesale prices, find ratings, and even negotiate your purchase so that all you have to do is walk in and sign a check. We’ve … Read More