Lisa Melillo

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How does car insurance work?

Buying your first car is an exciting rite of passage. Buying your first car insurance policy? Not so much. Still, navigating the process of purch…

How red light cameras impact insurance

Here, we look at the successes and failures of red light cameras, and discuss your best bet for avoiding the dreaded red light ticket in your mailbox.

Compare 2020 car insurance rates by carrier

Every insurance company prices auto insurance differently. With so many different factors that affect rates, each company makes their own determi…

How moving violations affect your auto insurance

A clean driving record is a huge factor in the cost of auto insurance. When pricing an insurance policy, companies will look closely at the polic…

Reducing the high cost of wildlife vehicle collisions

Did you know that you’re more likely to hit a deer than be audited by the IRS? One in 116 U.S. drivers will file an insurance claim after strikin…

Home modifications when moving in an elderly parent

The coronavirus outbreak has been a trying time for all families with a loved one in a senior living facility. Older adults have the highest risk…

Back to school amid Covid: What if I’m not ready?

As the fall approaches, schools across the United States are planning to reopen despite active COVID-19 outbreaks in many areas. Understandably,…

Does your credit score affect car insurance?

There are many ways to lower your auto insurance premiums: good driving behavior, purchasing a safer vehicle and bundling home and auto policies…

Summer Is Here And So Are The 100 Deadliest Days

The end of May marks the beginning of the 100 Deadliest Days, the summertime period during which accidents involving teen drivers spike at alarmi…