New Walmart Insurance Covers Texas Drivers

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At the end of April, Walmart made a bold move onto a market which the company feels could use some significant improvement. The biggest retailer in the world now offers car insurance in partnership with an online portal that helps customers compare real prices in real time. The service first became available in eight U.S. states. This new Walmart insurance covers Texas drivers (alongside Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Mississippi, … [Read more...]

Farmers Branch TX: 3rd City in State to Ban Texting and Driving

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According to statistics from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, accidents related to distracted driving cause nine deaths and over 1,060 injuries every day. A 2011 study from the same source revealed some alarming habits regarding distracted driving including talking on the phone and texting while driving. 69 per cent of all U.S. drivers aged 18 to 64 reported using their cell phones while driving within the month before the … [Read more...]

Don’t Get Scammed with Your Dallas Car Insurance

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This is a short guide on how you can avoid paying more than you should for your Dallas car insurance. While getting scammed could, unfortunately, mean a lot worse than just getting an unreasonably priced deal, it’s still good to know what options you have and how you can avoid paying extra. Since the city is known for its somewhat higher prices in general, the risk of being charged more than you should applies to everything, car insurance not … [Read more...]

DUI, DWI Cases in Dallas and Their Impact on Your Car Insurance Rates

It would be better not to happen to anyone, but in certain cases, it can happen to the best of us: in Dallas (just as in many other parts of the country, for that matter), people driving while intoxicated or people driving under the influence aren’t cut a slack from the authorities, as they are thrown into a world of troubles, which include fines and penalties, a trial, a sentence and sometimes, even a conviction. However, if you managed to get … [Read more...]

3 Tips to Save Money with Your Car in Dallas

We all know how costly having a car can be, especially if you drive your car in Dallas. It’s also true that renouncing your car would probably cost you even more once you’ve gotten used to its perks and so much of your daily tasks are made easier by driving, but that’s not a reason not to try and see if you can do your car-related spending smarter. Let’s have a look at the tabs on which you can cut back on some costs, and the tabs where being … [Read more...]

4 Elements that Factor Into Dallas Car Insurance Policies

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To make sure that they get the best possible insurance policy in the area, Dallas drivers should first try to understand how different elements play a part in calculating the overall risk factors and price for car insurance. There are many things to consider, and you will probably not learn about all of them, but the ones that weigh heavily on the price and type of insurance should be noted. So, to better understand what exactly you are paying … [Read more...]

How Dallas Auto Insurance Companies Determine Accident Risk

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Vehicle insurance can be purchased for trucks, cars, motorcycles and other road vehicles, and its primary use is to provide with financial protection against unexpected physical accidents, theft, traffic collisions or bodily injury. Each auto insurance comes with different types of coverages and liabilities that might, or might not be good for you. Some prefer comprehensive and collision coverage while others prefer uninsured motorists coverage … [Read more...]

Dallas Proof-of-Insurance Ordinance Results in Tows of Illegal Owned Cars

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If you were not sure just how important Dallas auto insurance is, let's us tell you about an interesting thing that happened one month ago. Apparently, an action by the Dallas City Council led to many local vehicles to be impounded, 80% of which were owned by illegal immigrants. In other words, local authorities tried to solve the problem of auto-insurances, but actually caught an even bigger fish. The ordinance was pretty simple. If a driver is … [Read more...]

4 Reasons to Buy Dallas Auto Insurance Today

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In a nutshell, if you live in Dallas and own and/or drive a car, you need car insurance. Of course, if you’ve just purchased your first vehicle, moved to Dallas from out of state, or have never held any sort of insurance policy before, the rules and regulations that govern the Texas car coverage system might seem a bit daunting for you. This is why we’ve compiled a list of the top four reasons to buy Dallas auto insurance, perfect for assisting … [Read more...]

Save Money on Driving in Dallas: Car Fuel

Judging by the current state of the U.S. economy, as well as by the multitude of signs indicating it’s not going to radically improve any time soon, it’s no wonder more and more people are trying to save money on driving in Dallas. We’ve previously discussed how to find cheap car insurance in Dallas, so today we focus on a wholly different aspect of the driver’s life: fuel purchases. On the one hand, it’s become common knowledge that fuel is … [Read more...]