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Tips to Prevent Distracted Driving

Tips to Prevent Distracted Driving

Distracted driving continues to be one of the biggest factors in crashes on roadways across the country while accounting for thousands of deaths a year. Distracted driving diverts your attention from operating a vehicle and can include a number of activities like...

What Are Electric Car Acronyms and What Do They Mean?

What Are Electric Car Acronyms and What Do They Mean?

It’s no secret anymore that electric cars are on the rise in popularity. As such, the world of electric vehicles continues to expand and deepen. Electric car initials are used to categorize the different types of electric vehicles. BEV, PHEV, E-REV, and similar...

Get Your Car Spring Ready With a Cleaning and Checkup

Get Your Car Spring Ready With a Cleaning and Checkup

Spring has officially sprung, which means it’s time to usher out the old and bring in the new, and what better way to do it than by giving your car a thorough cleaning and checkup? Because the winter can be rough on a vehicle, it’s important to not only clean the...

Spring Driving Tips

Spring Driving Tips

Depending on where you live, snow and ice are starting to melt as temperatures begin to warm slightly. Yes, spring is around the corner! With that change in seasons comes more things to watch out for while you’re on the road. Check out these tips for safer spring...

What Do the Lights on Your Car Dashboard Mean?

What Do the Lights on Your Car Dashboard Mean?

We’ve all been there, driving along and a light pops up on your dashboard. The panic sets in and you don’t know whether to test your luck and keep driving, or pull over and call for roadside assistance. That’s why we came up with this handy guide to help quell the...

What to Do After Getting Into a Car Accident

What to Do After Getting Into a Car Accident

It’s happened to all of us at one time or another. You’ve pulled up to a traffic light or stop sign, skidded on a piece of black ice and slid into another vehicle. Or maybe you don’t see another car coming as you backed out of a parking spot at the mall. That sound of...

How to Jump Start a Car

How to Jump Start a Car

As a car insurance company, we’re all about being helpful and human. Because of that, we also want to arm you with the knowledge of what to do in frequent driving situations and tips for doing some basic maintenance on your car. One of those situations is jump...

How to Drive in the Snow

How to Drive in the Snow

When it’s snowing heavily out, the best thing to do is just stay home if you can. Let the snow pile up and the winds blow! Curl up with a good book on the couch and maybe do some binge watching on Netflix. But what if you can’t stay home? Maybe your child is sick and...

Checking Tire Pressure

Checking Tire Pressure

Did you know a properly inflated tire will provide longer life, better steering response, fuel efficiency and a smoother ride? A lot of important things (including yourself) are riding on you keeping those tires up to snuff and that’s why MAPFRE Insurance is showing...