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Adding A Teen Driver To Your Insurance Leads To 79% Higher Cost

Adding a teenage driver to a married couple’s car insurance policy leads to a 79% higher average annual premium

07/17/2014

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State Insurance Guide Tracks Health Insurance Rate Changes

The Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) has put together a new online guide meant to inform you when there has been a significant health insurance rate increase.

CBSDFW.COM–05/28/2013

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Tips To Make Sure Your Home Isn’t Underinsured

It’s the time of year when North Texas starts to see tornadoes, wildfires and other weather related catastrophes. Now is also the time to consider the chance your property insurance won’t cover the cost of losing everything in your home.

03/27/2012

Emergency crews battle a running wildfire that is threatning a home on April 19, 2011 in Strawn, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Drought, Heat & Wildfires Driving Up All Insurance Rates

So far, the record drought, heat wave and wildfires across the state have caused an estimated $10 billion in damages. So, as insurance companies pay claims they will need to generate more revenue — and they’ll get it from you!

12/08/2011

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Farmers Insurance Files For Texas Rate Hike

Farmers Insurance has filed for a 3.9 percent rate increase in Texas. The filing, with the Texas Department of Insurance, will affect about half the company’s customers in Texas.

CBSDFW.COM–11/24/2010

State Farm Raising Rates

State Farm’s raising auto insurance rates next month. 

07/14/2010