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Clearsurance research finds that consumers are comfortable with how car insurance comparison sites use their data

Despite recent data privacy issues, a Clearsurance survey of nearly 1,000 consumers found 60 percent of respondents claim to be clear on how their personal data is used.

by  Clearsurance Staff on Jun 04, 2018

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Car insurance online marketplaces: A better shopping experience?

Clearsurance surveyed nearly 800 consumers to learn about their experience using online marketplaces when shopping for car insurance. Car insurance shoppers had the best experience with Coverhound and just more than 80 percent of consumers rated their experience positively.

by  Marcy Updike on Jun 04, 2018

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Hail damage: What does car insurance and home insurance cover?

Insurance claims from hailstorms have been increasing in recent years. It's important to find out out if you are covered on your auto insurance and homeowners insurance for hail damage.

by  Jen Phillips on Apr 30, 2018

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CNN Money: It's not just Facebook that's collecting your data

CNN Money interviewed Clearsurance CEO Michael Crowe to learn more about how insurance lead generation companies and comparison sites use information consumers provide when searching for insurance options online.

by  Clearsurance Staff on Apr 25, 2018

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Buying auto insurance online? What you need to know before you do!

Shopping for car insurance online can be convenient, but there are drawbacks associated with each way you can shop. Here's what you need to know before you shop car insurance on an insurance company's website, through an aggregator or through a digital insurance agent.

by  Michael Crowe and Lou Geremia on Apr 05, 2018

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How gun ownership could impact your homeowners insurance

While owning a gun shouldn’t directly increase your homeowners insurance rates, you may want to consider purchasing additional protection to cover yourself and your firearms. Adding a rider to your policy and increasing your liability limits are two ways to secure more coverage.

by  Ryan Baillargeon on Mar 30, 2018

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What is reinsurance and why is it important?

Reinsurance is insurance for insurance companies. If there is a catastrophic event that affects many homeowners, like a hurricane, those losses can be so staggering that paying claims could cause an insurance company to become insolvent. Reinsurance redistributes risk across a wide range of insurance companies.

by  Jen Phillips on Mar 26, 2018

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Wedding insurance: Protecting your big day from disaster

Your wedding day is an important milestone and is also a huge investment. Things can go wrong, and unexpected disasters can happen. However, a wedding insurance policy can protect the time and money you’ve invested to give you peace of mind that your wedding is protected from disaster.

by  Alison Tobin on Mar 22, 2018

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What is an insurance deductible?

A deductible is the amount you have to pay after filing a claim before your insurance company starts paying for further costs associated with the loss. Learn more.

by  Joel Ohman on Mar 20, 2018

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Top 5 insurance coverages every new parent should have

Adding a child to your family is a life-changing moment. You can protect your family's finances and minimize your risks with these five insurance coverages: health insurance, liability insurance, disability insurance, life insurance and umbrella coverage.

by  Jen Phillips on Mar 15, 2018

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Renters insurance simplified for millennials

If you are a renter without renters insurance, you may be taking a big risk. Millennials, if you are thinking of renting a place or are already renting an apartment or home, this includes college students who are renting housing off campus, consider protecting your valuables with renters insurance.

by  Alison Tobin on Mar 05, 2018

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VentureFizz: Profile of Clearsurance and Michael Crowe

Clearsurance co-founder and CEO Michael Crowe explains how Clearsurance came to be and how the business has evolved in a profile of the company on VentureFizz.

by  Clearsurance Staff on Mar 01, 2018

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Geico vs. Progressive: Which car insurance company do customers say is better?

Geico and Progressive are two of the nation's biggest car insurance companies, but which one should you purchase insurance from? Clearsurance has used policyholder feedback and ratings to determine how Geico and Progressive compare on claims, customer service, loyalty and overall rating.

by  Marcy Updike on Feb 28, 2018

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Drowsy driving: car insurance industry recognizes an epidemic

Drowsy driving reportedly has risky driving behaviors. Here is what you need to know about this problem and how to combat it.

by  Jen Phillips on Feb 22, 2018

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Do I need insurance if I move?

Homeowners insurance policies typically don't cover damages incurred during a move. So if you have an expensive item that is dropped and damaged during a move, homeowners insurance will not cover the repairs. Find out what options you have to cover your belongings during a move.

by  Jen Phillips on Feb 19, 2018

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Do I need travel insurance for my vacation?

If you're worried about needing to cancel your trip or a medical emergency interrupting your vacation, travel insurance may protect you from a financial loss. Here are some of the best questions to ask when buying travel insurance.

by  Jen Phillips on Feb 08, 2018

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How does auto insurance work for car-sharing services?

Planning to loan your car on Turo? Or maybe you're planning to rent using Zipcar. You may need additional coverage beyond traditional car insurance. These car-sharing tips will provide you with the questions you need to ask your agent or insurance company before you share your car or rent your car.

by  Jen Phillips on Feb 05, 2018

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Protecting your property with home security systems

Installing a home security system not only increases the safety of your house, but it also often qualifies you for a discount on your homeowners insurance. Here's what you need to know about home security systems and how it affects your homeowers insurance.

by  Jen Phillips on Jan 31, 2018

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