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Category: Keeping your Rates Low

I’m an MTA Commuter. Should I Pay less for NYC Car Insurance?
16 May
2019
Keeping your Rates Low, Understanding Insurance

I’m an MTA Commuter. Should I Pay less for NYC Car Insurance?

by John Malone

If you own a car but commute to work on the MTA, should you pay less for NYC car insurance? Yes, you should. Most American drivers carry commuter car insurance policies, which means their car is their primary means of transportation. They use it every day to get to and from school or work. A … Continue reading I’m an MTA Commuter. Should I Pay less for NYC Car Insurance? ...

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New York City Car Insurance Quotes
18 Mar
2019
Keeping your Rates Low, Understanding Insurance

New York City Car Insurance Quotes

by John Malone

Are you looking for New York City car insurance quotes? Good for you! Comparison-shopping for car insurance has been shown to save drivers an average of $416! Surprisingly, close to one in four insured drivers have not compared their rates with others companies in the previous three years. This blog will help you understand what … Continue reading New York City Car Insurance Quotes ...

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A Guide to Car Smells & What they say about your Engine
04 Mar
2019
Keeping your Rates Low, Tips & Ideas

A Guide to Car Smells & What they say about your Engine

by Rosa Parsons

If there’s a strange odor coming from your car, it could be something you spilled or something you drove over, but it also could be that something is wrong with your car. Part of being a responsible driver is knowing what to look for and knowing when your car needs to be checked out by … Continue reading A Guide to Car Smells & What they say about your Engine ...

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Factors That Can Impact NYC Auto Insurance Rates
08 Feb
2019
Helpful Tips & Ideas, Keeping your Rates Low

Factors That Can Impact NYC Auto Insurance Rates

by Jane Donahue

The factors that determine auto insurance rates aren’t clear to most drivers. In New York, in particular, good drivers are often dumbfounded about why they’re stuck with such high rates. To bring much-needed transparency to the industry, TSC Direct has put together the following list of factors that shape NYC auto insurance rates. Safety Rating … Continue reading Factors That Can Impact NYC Auto Insurance Rates ...

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