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Auto insurance for ridesharing drivers

An alternative to traditional taxi services, ridesharing companies like Uber, Lyft and Sidecar use smartphone apps to connect passengers with nearby, privately contracted drivers. But while ridesharing is becoming increasingly popular, it’s also controversial due to the confusion around who, if anyone, provides insurance coverage if a driver is involved in a crash. How confusing is it, you ask? Insurance varies among ridesharing services. Some... Read Article

What is Uninsured or Underinsured Motorist Coverage, and Why Do I Need It?

Uninsured motorist coverage specifically helps if a driver who doesn’t have insurance causes an accident and leaves you with injuries. Similarly, underinsured motorist coverage helps protect you from expenses due to a crash caused by a driver who doesn’t have enough insurance to cover the cost of injuries you suffer. But why do you need it? One in seven drivers is uninsured or underinsured, according... Read Article

Collision Car Insurance Versus Comprehensive – What’s the Difference?

We get it. Insurance can be confusing. But at Erie Insurance, our agents speak your language. This video describes the difference between collision and comprehensive insurance, two types of coverage that could be already included in your auto insurance policy. So what’s the difference? Collision car insurance covers damages to your car for accidents that happen when you crash with another vehicle, object or person.... Read Article

Is Your Restaurant Properly Insured?

Restaurant owners invest a great deal of money into their operation, as a restaurant is a valuable business asset. The costs involved in installing cooking fixtures, correct venting, guest areas, and computer systems is significant. Once purchased and installed, you want to protect these assets should an unexpected event such as a fire, break-in, or flood occur. Restaurant insurance is essential, and it must be... Read Article

Gardening in Bloom: Tips to Beautify Your Home with a Garden

If you are looking to increase the aesthetic value of your home, it is important you take the time and effort to make improvements that do not add significant, long-term costs to you or future owners of the home. Having a garden filled with flowers, plants or even vegetables and herbs is one of the most cost-effective ways to beautify your home and add to its beauty... Read Article