Tag: Automobile

Understanding the Risks of Teen Drivers – And How to Protect Them

There’s no doubt one of the highest risk drivers is the average teenager. With limited experience, new found freedom, and a bit of a vehicle, these individuals could be one of the most worrisome of all drivers for parents and insurance companies. To know how to properly insure them, it’s important to examine the risks they present. By understanding these risks, and discussing them with... Read Article

Dimmitt Insurance at Festivals of Speed

This weekend we had the honor to participate in the 14th Annual Festivals of Speed in downtown St. Petersburg FL. The luxury lifestyle Motorsports display showcased over 300 exotic cars, motorcycles, watercraft and luxury brands. The Festivals of Speed show field has become known for its unique diversity, showcasing both vintage and contemporary vehicles of all makes and models placed for display amongst the splendor... Read Article

Commercial Vehicle Insurance – Do You Need It?

Does Your Florida Business Need Commercial Auto Insurance? Florida business owners who use a car or truck in the routine operations of their business should protect themselves and their company from liability related to fleet operations by buying fleet insurance that is also called commercial auto insurance. A fleet is made up of one or more vehicles.   What Does Commercial Vehicle Insurance Cover? The... Read Article

Insurance Rates Rise in Florida

TALLAHASSEE — Floridians are driving more and getting into a lot more accidents, and they're paying the price with rising car insurance rates that are already among the nation's highest. Premiums have risen 14 percent statewide since Jan. 1 of last year — nearly the exact opposite of the ubiquitous TV commercials offering savings of 15 percent or more on car insurance. "People are driving more,"... Read Article

Brief Introduction to TypTap by Homeowner’s Choice, Inc.

Forget what you thought you knew about obtaining flood insurance. TypTap Insurance Company, a newly-formed HCI Group, Inc. subsidiary, is now Florida’s first licensed insurer to focus solely on flood insurance. This online platform for quoting and binding flood insurance policies promises to have you completely insured in mere minutes. TypTap was created in order to be an alternative to the National Flood Insurance Program.... Read Article