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The NYC Neighborhoods with the most Car Break-Ins are…
27 May
2019
Auto Insurance, Helpful Tips & Ideas

The NYC Neighborhoods with the most Car Break-Ins are…

by Jane Donahue

There were 20,832 NYC car break-ins across the city’s five boroughs in 2017, the most recent year for which data is available. Brooklyn had the most, 6,263, followed by the Bronx with 6,194, Queens with 5,020, Manhattan with 2,370, and Staten Island with 984. What these numbers don’t tell you is the ratio of break-ins … Continue reading The NYC Neighborhoods with the most Car Break-Ins are… ...

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Auto Insurance Terms You Need to Know
24 May
2019
Auto Insurance, Understanding Insurance

Auto Insurance Terms You Need to Know

by James Elliot

Shopping for auto insurance? Don’t get put off by industry jargon. Here are some of the terms you’re going to come across and what they mean. At Fault Person or persons determined to be the cause of an accident. The at-fault party, and their insurance company, is most often responsible for paying the damages. Collision … Continue reading Auto Insurance Terms You Need to Know ...

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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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How to Navigate the New York Home Insurance Claims Process
10 May
2019
Homeowners Insurance, Understanding Insurance

How to Navigate the New York Home Insurance Claims Process

by Richard Leon

When you have to make an insurance claim after something happens to your home, you want the process to be simple. After all, you’re already going through enough, and you don’t want the claims process to be another headache. Having an insurance company that values your needs and can reassure you is critical. TSC Direct … Continue reading How to Navigate the New York Home Insurance Claims Process ...

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