Auto Insurance

A view of Downtown Detroit looking south on Woodward Avenue is shown July 19, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit's emergency manager Kevin Orr filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy July 18, 2013 making Detroit the largest city to file for bankruptcy in U.S. history. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Duggan On Detroit Auto Insurance Rates: ‘If You Don’t Like My Plan, Tell Me What You’re Going To Do?’

The key to Duggan’s D-Insurance plan is to allow Detroiters the option to have less medical coverage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2015

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Mayor’s Plan To Lower Car Insurance Cost Could Save Detroit Residents $1,000 A Year

Mayor Mike Duggan said the high price of insurance must be addressed to lure and keep people in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2015

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Auto Insurance Bills Requiring $100 Premium Cut Move Ahead To Michigan House

Auto insurance legislation advancing in Michigan’s GOP-controlled Legislature has been changed to require a $100 cut in premiums initially.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2015

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Senate OKs Auto Insurance Bills Amid Debate Over Cost Limits

While the bills don’t mandate reduced rates, insurers say they would drop in the free market to coincide with unspecified corresponding cost savings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2015

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Uber, Lyft Bump Into Roadblock On Ridesharing Bill

Most legislative resistance to ridesharing appears to be less about the service and more about the finer points.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2014

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Survey: Detroit Has Most Expensive Auto Insurance Rates In Nation

In the metro Detroit area, drivers pay a whopping 165 percent more than the national average for car insurance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2014

This crash involved an uninsured driver. (WWJ/Scott Lewis)

Going Naked: How Uninsured Drivers Are Costing All Of Us Money And Putting Many Of Us At Risk [BLOG]

Michigan is 7th in the nation when it comes to uninsured drivers according to the most recent study done in 2011.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2014

Detroit’s Mayor Proposes City-Owned Auto Insurance Company

The plan to start a Detroit auto insurance company is grand, but not without its hurdles… though one lawmaker says it’s long overdue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2014

Timmica Morton (Booking Photo)

WSU Employee Charged With Selling Bogus Auto Insurance Policies

Timmica Morton allegedly made fake auto insurance policies for over 300 drivers before she was caught.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2013

Mich. Finds Fraud In Car Insurance Certificates

A significant number of drivers have been trying to register vehicles with phony insurance certificates, according to Michigan’s secretary of state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2013

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