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News & Industry Trends Man driving and using phone April is Distracted Driving Month by Theresa Fine on

Are You a Distracted Driver? You’ve seen a woman on the phone drift across lanes. You’ve seen a man brushing his hair slam on his brakes. You’ve seen a teen texting and almost hit another car. You’ve probably been that woman, man, or teen, and you’ve probably experienced those close calls firsthand. But have you […]

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Insurance Two women discussing paperwork The History of Car Insurance by Angelo Ilumba on

While the majority of adults are required to have car insurance, many of us are unaware of the how and why car insurance ever came to be. We’ll discuss how insurance began and the history of auto insurance. The Beginning of Insurance It is believed that the concept of insurance is as old as humanity […]

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Safety & Driving Spy hiding behin newsppaer in park 5 Reasons to Welcome Big Brother Into Your Car by Ryan Looney on

Drivers beware. A small, smart, and highly watchful plug-in device might be heading to a steering column near you. But who says Big Brother can’t use its all-seeing powers for good? If you allow your insurer to track certain everyday driving habits, you could be in line for serious car insurance savings. As car insurance […]

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Tickets & Violations Bizarre Driving Laws Bizarre Driving Laws by Nick Musica on

Did you know it’s illegal to drive in Massachusetts with a gorilla in the backseat of your car? It’s true. So if you plan on vacationing in Boston anytime soon think twice about giving Jane Goodall a ride. Crazy driving laws aren’t restricted to Massachusetts. They abound across the country. To keep you aware, we […]

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License & Endoresements Woman Fingers on a Keyboard How to Download Driver Manuals to Your Computer by Melissa Crumish on

All Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) offices offer the following driver’s license handbooks: Drivers license Motorcycle license or endorsement Commercial drivers license (CDL) These manuals are essential reading for preparing for a particular license exam (motorcycle license, driver license, commercial license). Most DMV websites provide these manuals online for you to download. All that’s required […]

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Registration & Titling Person with clipboard doing a vehicle safety inspection. Two Steps One Sticker by Angelo Ilumba on

Registering your car in Texas? A new law enacted this March brings significant changes to the vehicle registration and registration renewal process. This new law can be simplified into the following: STEP ONE – Get your car inspected. Vehicles in Texas are subject to safety and/or emissions inspections. STEP TWO – Register your car to […]

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Moving & Traveling Cars In An Intersection Learning the Traffic Laws of a Foreign Country by Kat Saks on

While traveling abroad can be a big adventure, driving abroad can be an even bigger adventure. When you travel internationally and get behind the wheel, you don’t just experience foreign sights; you experience foreign traffic laws, too. Learn more about how to study foreign traffic laws and obey the rules of the road overseas. Carry […]

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Buying & Selling Painted Volkwagen van What Your Car Says About You by Jeff Wozer on

Just as you are what you eat, you also are what you drive. The type of vehicle you own conveys insight on your personality, your likes and dislikes, your hobbies, preferred pets and more. Minivan cheers and hoots: You spend every weekend pretending you like all the other parents at your child’s soccer games. Street […]

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