insurance

What Does Personalized Auto Insurance Mean for Me, an Average Guy Shopping for Auto Insurance?

When I was gifted my first car — a rundown 1990-something Volvo wagon — my parents told me that I would have to pay more…

Most Drivers Are Terrible at Driving, So Should We All Be Using Dash Cams?

I was recently perusing r/IdiotsInCars when I stumbled upon a seemingly ordinary dash cam video of a seemingly standard car crash. The alleged “idiot,” in…

A Gentleman’s Guide to Fender Benders

The two most common fender-bender accidents, say the experts, are rear-end collisions and parking-lot mishaps. It makes sense — distracted driving is the usual culprit behind rear…

The Insane Things We Do to Avoid Ambulance Bills Shows Just How Fucked Up Our Health-Care System Is

I guess they thought I was going to kill myself. I was sitting in my doctor’s office complaining about abdominal pain, and the conversation drifted…