Root News

Major announcements and company milestones

Announcing: the Root app for Android

This is not a drill. After months of hard work, driving around with multiple phones, troubleshootin… read more

Announcing Lyft on Us: Free Lyft rides for Root customers

Not every day is a great day to be on the road—even for good drivers. And at Root, we’re serious abo… read more

ANNOUNCEMENT: New discount for Tesla® drivers!

We’re excited to announce a new discount for drivers of Tesla® cars! It’s the first insurance discou… read more

Doug Ulman joins our Board of Directors

We are excited to announce today that Doug Ulman, a national leader in cause and grassroots marketing, and local fixture to Columbus Ohio, has joined our Board of Directors. Read all about it here! We are a team of like-minded and strong-willed individuals, committed to building a fairer insurance industry, and we’re thrilled to have Doug on board – he excels in taking big ideas and giving them t… read more

Hello, World!

A year and a half ago, we deliberately made the choice to go through the arduous process of becoming an insurance carrier so we could build the best insurance company possible from the ground up. You can read more about Our Roots here. Today, we are so excited to officially open our doors for business, starting with the great state of Ohio. The Root app is available for free in the App Store tod… read more

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