Preparing for a Breakdown

Written By Eddy DeMelo on November 19, 2019. It has 0 comments.

flat tire belonging to someone with an emergency kit in case of a breakdown

No matter how new your vehicle is or how well it runs, eventually, it will break down on the side of the road. Maybe you run off the road to avoid an animal. Maybe your gas gauge breaks and you come to a standstill on an empty highway. A broken belt, faulty starter, or any […]

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Who is Responsible for Collisions Involving Driverless Vehicles?

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

a driverless car that needs insurance

A self-driving Tesla rear-ended a fire truck in California. An automated-vehicle being tested by Uber hit and killed a pedestrian in Arizona. In Florida, a test driver for Tesla was killed in a car accident. The more companies test their automated or self-driving vehicles on the roads, the more we’ll hear about accidents and fatalities.  […]

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School Zone Safety Tips

Written By Charlotte Insurance on August 20, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a school bus in a school zone

School is back in session and that means school zone signs are flashing across Charlotte. Whether you’re trying to commute to work or you’re dropping of your own children, staying safe is paramount. Too many kids get hurt just going to and from school each year. Keep these school zone safety tips in mind. School […]

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Going Away to College Checklist (for Parents!)

Written By Charlotte Insurance on August 16, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a group of students who need to review their college checklists

The end of summer is almost here, and that means your baby is about to head off to college. While they’re trying to figure out what to pack and what to leave at home, you’re probably thinking of the logistics of having them away from home for most of the year. To help you stay […]

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The Gig Economy and Your Auto Insurance

Written By Charlotte Insurance on August 12, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a gig worker in need of the right auto insurance policy

By 2020, it’s estimated that 40 percent of Americans will have a side hustle. Whether you’re delivering food for Postmates, driving for Uber, or delivering groceries on the side, the gig economy is shaking things up for businesses and for the people who work those jobs.  One question that comes up over and over again […]

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Helping Your Teen Become a Better Driver

Written By Charlotte Insurance on June 18, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a teen driver who could use some driving tips

Having a young driver is a milestone for both you and your teenager, but it’s also a stressful time for everyone. You know the risks your kids face behind the wheel, but eventually they have to learn to drive. You can help your teen become a better driver before and after they get their license. […]

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Car Battery Safety

Written By Charlotte Insurance on April 25, 2019. It has 0 comments.

car battery safety

Dead batteries can lead to a lot of problems on the road, including possible auto accidents. But trying to maintain your battery or jumpstart a dead one can also lead to problems, if you don’t practice car battery safety. Here’s what you need to know. Car Battery Maintenance Car batteries aren’t a high-maintenance part of […]

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Before You Hit the Open Road, Protect That Home on Wheels

Written By Charlotte Insurance on April 11, 2019. It has 0 comments.

an RV in need of proper insurance coverage.

Are you ready to get on the road, eat up the miles, and go wherever the wind — and your RV — take you? Your RV is your ticket to freedom. Proof that you can’t be pinned down or stuck in one spot for long. The open road is calling, but before you jump in […]

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Please, Don’t Drink and Drive

Written By Charlotte Insurance on March 14, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a man driving will drinking in Charlotte, NC

Avoiding driving while drunk has never been easier. You can get an Uber or Lyft to pick you up and take you home, even if you can’t find a taxi. Many friends are happy to drive you home rather than let you get behind the wheel. For some people, even one drink is too much, […]

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How Does a Divorce Impact Your Insurance?

Written By Charlotte Insurance on February 28, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a pink paper heart ripped in half representing the difficulties of dealing with a divorce and the associated insurance changes

If you’re in the process of getting a divorce or separated from your spouse, you already know that your life has become a bit chaotic. There’s a lot of change, and you’re adjusting to a new “normal.” That happens even when the split is amicable. In the middle of it all, you might not have […]

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