Everything You Need to Know about Leaf Peeping

Suchi Rudra
As the autumn season arrives, the dramatic display of colorful leaves is a great reason to hit the open road and do some leaf peeping. In the words of Albert Camus, “Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower." Whether you... Continue

How Distracted Driving Can Affect Your Insurance

Emily Guy Birken
Most drivers are aware of the dangers of driving while distracted. However, something that many drivers don't realize is that in addition to the legal ramifications, these distractions can affect the premiums you pay for your auto... Continue

Distracted Driving: It’s Not Just Your Cellphone

Michael Kelly & Eric Rosenberg
Distracted driving has been a matter of concern ever since the first automobiles rolled off the assembly line. In the early 1900s, when windshield wipers were first introduced on American cars, some worried that they would lull drivers... Continue

Why a Hands Free Device May Still Distract Drivers

Nancy Mann Jackson
Think your hands free device makes it safer to use your cell phone while driving? Think again. As it turns out, hands free devices can still be a distraction, and although handsfree is still better than handheld, both can lead to... Continue

Eight Simple Tips for Green Driving

Michael Kelly
Purchasing an electric or hybrid vehicle isn't the only way to green driving. Simple changes to your vehicle and driving habits can help reduce pollution. Learn some of the easiest ways you can help make your car greener and safer, while... Continue

Driving in Fog, Dust Storms, and Sandstorms

Alexandra Macqueen, CFP
Driving risk takes many forms, and the loss of visibility poses a serious one. Although weather conditions are beyond a driver's control, understanding the circumstances that may lead to weather events such as fog, sand and dust storms... Continue

Should You Rent a Car for Your Road Trip?

Nancy Dunham
Road trips are a great way to see the sights, but do you really want to see them from your family car? For some of us, the answer is no. You might not want to up the number on your odometer and there can be bigger issues related to... Continue