Root 101

From the Root app to the test drive—what makes us different

What’s the Root test drive all about?

It’s easy. You drive your car like you always do. While you’re driving, our app tracks things like b… read more

Our commitment to protecting your data

At a time when data security is top of mind, Root wants to make sure you understand our stance on th… read more

Why being your own agent saves you money

(Spoiler: You keep the agent’s commission.) Let’s get straight to the point: Traditional insurance a… read more

Root’s guide to recovering after an extreme storm damages your car

Recovering from a major storm or natural disaster isn’t easy. Whether your vehicle was flooded, harm… read more

Filing a claim is easy—right when you need easy

Filing a claim after a car accident or storm damage can be a major pain—often exacerbating an alread… read more

4 ways Root Insurance users earned up to $7K from referring friends

Yep, you read that right. There’s a Root Car Insurance user who’s earned over $7,000 big ones just f… read more

Driver or passenger? Here's how Root makes the call.

One of the most common questions we’re asked here at Root is: how do we know whether you’re the driv… read more

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