Car Insurance Basics

Resource articles to help simplify car insurance. Topics include types of insurance, considerations when purchasing, etc.

Everything you need to know about salvage and rebuilt titles

Learn more about the details around insuring a salvage (and rebuilt) title car. There are a few hoops to jump through to get rebuilt title insurance.… read more

Earn the car insurance rate you deserve—based primarily on how you drive.

Everyone wants to know how to get the best car insurance rate. Here, we break down the steps to follow to make sure you get the best rate you can, for the coverage you need.… read more

Car insurance for teen drivers. Fast, easy, and fair with Root.

Root is structured in a way that allows for young drivers, like teens and college students, to get fair pricing on car insurance, because we weigh driving behavior more than other factors. Learn how Root works, and get answers to some top teen driving FAQs.… read more

Driving without insurance: what you need to know

Driving without car insurance is a risk that can lead to fines, tickets, a suspended license, and even jail time. Find out if you need car insurance and the consequences of driving without insurance.… read more

5 tips for summer car maintenance

Prep your car now for summer’s road trips so you save the hassle and money of breaking down. Stay safe throughout the season with Root’s car insurance.… read more

How to avoid common car insurance claims

Master your car, Part 2 | Avoid having to submit a car insurance claim by following these easy tips.… read more

5 tips on how to switch car insurance companies

It’s easier than you think to change insurance companies. And the amount you could save is often worth the small hassle.… read more

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