Archives for June 1, 2014

The Shock, The Horror: Saving on Car Insurance in Your 20’s

girl in carIt was only a handful of years ago that I myself was in my 20’s. As a teen, my first couple of cars were old vehicles that needed only the bare minimum in terms of insurance – liability and nothing more. After my second car was stolen, though (in my early 20’s), I started exploring my options for newer vehicles.

And boy was I surprised. Full coverage car insurance, with liability, comprehensive, and collision coverage was a lot of money. I worked for a car insurance company at the time, too, so I knew how to leverage discounts. I still experienced significant sticker-shock.

The major contributing factor was my age – early 20’s.  [Read more…]