February 19, 2020
Car insurance for college students
Some insurance carriers charge young drivers more for insurance because of their age. Here’s what parents and students should know about having a car on campus, insuring it, and having car insurance during school and after graduation. Read more
Car insurance basics
January 29, 2018
Driver or passenger? It’s all in your test drive data.
One of the most common questions we get asked is “How does Root Insurance know whether I’m the driver or passenger during the test drive?” Read more
March 16, 2017
Free Lyft ride credits for Root Insurance customers
At Root, safe driving is important to us. That’s why we offer our customers free Lyft ride credits on St. Patrick’s Day, Independence Day, and New Year’s Eve. Read more
November 26, 2019
Giving up distracted driving: expert tips for ignoring your phone
We’ve all heard stories and seen the sobering statistics. Distracted driving is dangerous, and not doing it can save lives. Read more
October 24, 2018
What’s the Root test drive—and how can it help good drivers save more?
It’s easy. You drive your car like you always do. While you’re driving, our app measures things like braking, turning, and the time of day you’re behind the wheel. The better you drive, the more you could save. Read more