Category: Rental Car

Need Rental Car Insurance? Know Before You Go

Why You May or May Not Need Extra Insurance for Your Rental Car Maybe you've been here before. You've just come off the plane, picked up your baggage and gone to the rental car counter. You're tired from the flight, about to begin an ambitious vacation or a challenging business project. And, this is the point at which you're asked, "Do you want insurance with...

Preventing Vehicle Theft

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When is a Car Considered Totaled - and What Happens When It Is?

The first step in determining whether a car is totaled (or, in insurance terms, a total loss) is to calculate its actual cash value (ACV) at the time of the loss. The ACV is how much your vehicle is worth after factoring in depreciation. (On average, vehicles depreciate between 15 and 25 percent each year during the first five years.) At Erie Insurance, a claims...

Is there a GAP in your insurance policy?

  Understanding Common Gaps in Insurance Coverage To find out what the most common gaps are, Safeco Insurance sought the advice of their claims professionals. They quickly focused on these three common insurance gaps. 3 Common Insurance Gaps All three shared a similar feature: a misconception that can lead to inadequate coverage. #1 Valuable articles coverage: Misconception - If my wedding ring and grandma's heirloom...

Rental Car Coverage

The warm weather is just around the corner, and for many of us, so is our summer vacation. Some of you will use your own vehicle and drive to your destination, while others will choose a rental vehicle for the trip, or take some other form of transportation to the destination and rent a vehicle for use while there. Whatever your situation, you need to...