Archives for 2016

Infographic: Many Used Cars Are Under Recall

In the market for a new car? If so, one of your first decisions will be whether to buy a new or used car. (The next will be getting good advice on the entire car buying process—check out these car buying tips from a former car salesman.) Buying a used car requires a bit more due diligence on your part. In addition to making sure... Read Article

A Road Trip to Remember

There’s no adventure quite like setting off toward destinations unknown on your own four wheels. We’ve offered  practical tips on getting prepared for your pilgrimage in a previous article. They’re good ones—but let’s also dig down below the surface and talk about what’s really critical for road-trip success. Back in the late ‘90s husband, Mike, and I drove from Pennsylvania to California, down the coast... Read Article

How to Shop Safe Online This Holiday Season

Last year, ERIE Customer Don O.* of Pennsylvania received a text from Amazon letting him know that his package had been delivered. The only problem? He hadn’t ordered anything—an identity thief had. Don later discovered that the thief had also opened up a fake credit card in his name and used it to purchase an Amazon Prime membership in addition to products from the popular... Read Article

How Insurance Can Protect You Through the Years

They say that the only constant in life is change. And that’s true whether you’re 18, 80 or somewhere in between. One thing to consider when life changes is your insurance coverage. Here are six common transitions that your Erie Insurance agent can help you navigate. You’re off to college. With Erie Insurance, full-time students younger than 24 are automatically covered under their parents’ homeowners... Read Article

Don’t Let These 6 Reasons Hold You Back from Buying Life Insurance

What are the real reasons holding you back from getting life insurance*? Are you like the majority of Americans who don’t have it, but say that they know they need it? A study from Life Happens and the financial and insurance organization LIMRA shows that while 85 percent of study respondents agree that most people need life insurance, only 59 percent say they have life insurance. Does this... Read Article