Car Insurance Rates
Are you paying too much for auto insurance? The answer is probably an astounding yes. You could be paying less with another company for the same coverage. The key to paying less and maintaining quality coverage is your local independent agent and you. An independent agent can write policies for many different insurance companies, so they can put you with the company that has the best rates for your particular situation. Believe it or not, car insurance rates vary for each person even if they get the exact same coverage and have the exact same year make and model of car. You may be wondering why this is. The answer to that is simple; with each individual that is seeking car insurance, insurance companies look at not only the make, model, and year of your car; they are also looking at your previous driving record, your licensing score, and even the color of your car. That may sound ridiculous to most of you, but it is very much true. When you think about the color of your car, it really can play a big part in how much to charge you for insurance. Think about it; a dark colored car that has tinted window is less likely to be seen in the middle of the night if there aren't many lights outside from a side view. This can put you at a higher risk for an accident that a brightly colored, and easy to see vehicle would. It is just like trying to see a silver car in the heavy fog. Doesn't that make sense to you? It should make sense by now. So when you are searching for the best insurance for your car, be sure that you know what they are looking for when it comes to the rates. If you haven't purchased your car yet, think of where you live and the weather conditions if you save a few bucks on your insurance rates.