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Do I Need to Buy Rental Car Insurance?

Do I Need to Buy Rental Car Insurance

By Richard A. McGrath, CIC, LIA A common question asked by drivers who are traveling on vacation is whether they need to purchase any additional insurance for their rental car. Before you finalize your rental plans, do a little research on your options to avoid wasting money on coverage you may already have through your […]

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The Takata Airbag Recall: Is My Rental Car Covered?

The Takata Airbag Recall Is My Rental Car Covered

Recently, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) more than doubled the size of the recalls on Takata airbags to 35-40 million vehicles. This figure is in addition to the 28.8 million airbags that have already been recalled. The root cause of the problem, according to the NHTSA, is the absence of a chemical drying […]

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Are You Covered?

By Richard A. McGrath, CIC, LIA One benefit of insurance is the peace of mind that comes from knowing that you’re covered if something happens. But inadequate insurance provides a false sense of security.  Not all policies are alike and not all insurance carriers provide the same coverage; in fact, some policies may exclude common […]