Teen Drivers: Avoiding Risky Behavior

Written By Charlotte Insurance on January 15, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a teen driver at risk because she's not driving safely

Knowing your child is old enough to drive is both a life-changing moment and, for many parents, a terrifying idea. How is it possible that your baby is capable of driving a vehicle – weren’t they just learning to walk? And how do you keep them safe, knowing all the dangers out on the road? […]

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The Importance of an Annual Insurance Review

Written By Charlotte Insurance on January 3, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a man on a call discussing his annual insurance review with his charlotte insurance agent.

A lot can happen in a year. Your oldest moves out and into their own apartment. You remodel your home. Your youngest begins to drive. By the time the new year rolls around, it’s always amazing to think about how much has happened. Most people don’t realize how much those life changes also impact your […]

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Celebrate the New Year Safely

Written By Charlotte Insurance on December 27, 2018. It has 0 comments.

champagne bottles on ice at a new year's eve party where people are celebrating the new year safely

New Year’s Eve is a time to ring out the old and ring in the new. New Year’s Eve parties are filled with people, fun, and, plenty of alcohol. There’s nothing wrong with responsibly enjoying a couple of drinks, but you need to think about staying safe. Whether you’re a host or a party-goer, keep […]

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Insuring Valuable Gifts

Written By Charlotte Insurance on December 21, 2018. It has 0 comments.

a woman giving a valuable gift that needs to be insured

Getting a nice gift at the holidays can be a wonderful surprise. Maybe it was a piece of jewelry that they never expected. It might have been a new car or something to add to a growing collection. Beyond the sentimental value, these gifts are also monetarily valuable. If they break or are lost, the […]

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Is Buying a Car with a Salvage Title Ever a Good Thing?

Written By Charlotte Insurance on December 18, 2018. It has 0 comments.

a car with a salvage title - should you buy it?

You’ve found a vehicle at a ridiculously low price, but when you investigate further, you find out it has a salvage title. Before you part with your hard-earned money, make sure you understand what you’re getting with this vehicle. What is a Salvage Title A salvage title is given to vehicles that have been involved […]

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Preparing Your Home and Car for Winter

Written By Charlotte Insurance on December 17, 2018. It has 0 comments.

a winter road

In the warm days of spring and summer, it’s easy to forget that colder weather is on its way. Every year, winter seems to take us all by surprise, even when we’re desperate for the heat to end. But winter is coming. You can prepare for it now and prevent problems, accidents, and insurance claims. […]

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When You Should Call Your Insurance Agent

Written By Charlotte Insurance on December 12, 2018. It has 0 comments.

a woman about to call an insurance agent

A lot of people think the only time they should call their insurance agent is when they’re shopping for a new policy. While we’re definitely here to help you find new insurance coverage, there are plenty of other times when you can (and should) give us a call! After an Accident  Whether you’ve been in […]

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Fall Driving Hazards

Written By Charlotte Insurance on October 30, 2018. It has 0 comments.

fall driving hazards

Every season has its good sides and its hazards. Yes, even the mildness of fall. As the weather changes, so will driving conditions out on the road. Beware of these hazards so you can keep yourself and others safe.  More Rain When it hasn’t rained in a while, both dust and oil accumulate on the […]

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Going Green: 3 Things to consider before switching to an electric vehicle

Written By Charlotte Insurance on January 30, 2018. It has 0 comments.

When it comes to reducing your carbon footprint, many people think that switching to an electric vehicle is the answer. Nothing is perfect nor is anything all bad, but it’s important to know what you’re getting into. Here are a few things you need to know before you make the switch.

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Can Your Hobbies Impact Your Insurance?

Written By Charlotte Insurance on January 12, 2018. It has 0 comments.

Do you have a hobby you love? Something that costs you time and money but is worth every minute and penny? January is National Hobby Month, which makes this the time to celebrate whatever it is you love to do. Depending on your hobby, though, it could have an impact on your insurance rates, so before you celebrate, it’s time to get serious.

Expensive hobbies that involve collectibles like art, cars, antiques, instruments, and even guns need more coverage than you realize. Extreme hobbies that get your heart racing and blood pumping might be a lot of fun, but they can make finding life insurance a nightmare.

It’s important to have the right amount insurance for every part of your life, including your hobbies.

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