Traffic in rush hour
Wherever cars and trucks are driven, it seems that you will find both good drivers and bad drivers. But what metropolitan area boasts the best drivers? Allstate’s 12th annual America’s Best…
mechanic hands engine
From alternators to throttles, and gaskets to wheel bearings, sometimes it can feel like you have to be a mechanic to understand your car. But you may be surprised. “Automotive maintenance may sound intimidating,…
woman looking at new car interior
In 2015, the United States hit an all-time car sales record: 17.4 million vehicles were moved off dealer lots and into consumer driveways, according to Wards Auto. If you’re interested in buying a new car, the…
white vinyl fence in backyard
From state regulations and safety codes to endless material options, there are many considerations to keep in mind when building a fence. Here are a few points to think about:…
young hispanic woman texting while driving
Young drivers are particularly vulnerable to distracted driving, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA). “Twenty-three percent of drivers in all fatal crashes are in their 20s, and this same age group…
hi-tech car
Cars boast all kinds of new technology these days. From in-car Wi-Fi and back-up cameras to rain-detecting windshield wipers and rear-mounted radar, so much of the technology available in today’s…
traffic sign saying el nino ahead
Though weather forecasting can never be completely certain, the El Niño weather phenomenon—currently predicted for the winter of 2015-2016—tends to shape weather patterns in particular ways. What, then, are meteorologists predicting…
What You Need To Know About Employee Fraud
Small business owners need to be on their guard against all kinds of risks. One hidden risk to small businesses is the possibility of employee fraud. Unfortunately, some small businesses…
How Much Does That Home Renovation Project Cost? [INFOGRAPHIC]
If you are a first-time homeowner, you might be unfamiliar with the cost of some common home renovation projects. Before you consider moving forward, check out the below infographic based on information…