We are having more clients purchase cars off of the internet and although it will be even more common in the future there are certain things that a would be purchaser should be aware of before pulling the trigger. Today I will talk about what is the most important when it comes to registering a car in MA, verifying that there is a title for you to take possession of at the time of the sale. Here are two recent examples that we have dealt with.
We had our first snowfall of this winter season this past week and the phone calls have started from our clients looking to reduce or eliminate coverage on their motorcycles.
Last Saturday torrential rains caused flash flooding along parts of the North Shore, including Lynn. Many cars, homes and businesses were impacted.
Many times throughout the year we have clients call to tell us that they are trading in a car for a new one. However, when we look up their plate in the Registry it is still active on the old car.
A few years ago my mother called me to let me know she was just involved in a car accident and to ask what she should do. I explained the claims settlement process and told her that she would be surcharged for the accident.
Tis the Holiday season and everyone is scurrying around buying gifts for their loved ones. What happens when everyone descends on the shopping malls at the same time?
Recently a number of our clients have received letters from their mortgagees informing them that their homes have been reclassified as being in high risk flood zones. That’s the bad news.
As a result of the turmoil caused by FEMA redrawing the coastal flood maps the Massachusetts Legislature passed and the Governor signed a new law designed to give MA residents some premium relief.
I was tail-gating at Thursday Night’s Patriots-Jets game when the obligatory over-thrown football hit an unsuspecting patron in the back.
On Sunday professional golfer, Sergio Garcia, hit an errant shot that hit a woman spectator in the hand and broke her diamond ring. The force separated the stone from the ring and the diamond fell into the thick rough.
Before I get behind the wheel I need to make sure that I am insured in case I cause an accident and injure someone. I know the MA Auto Policy will cover me when I rent a private passenger vehicle but what about a truck or van?
In Massachusetts a new inspection sticker is required every time a vehicle is purchased. The MA inspection sticker is linked directly to the registration.
My wife and I were driving up to Bridgton Maine last Friday night around dusk. We were on a winding stretch of road running from Hiram to Denmark where we often see deer on or near the road.
The question I will deal with is what coverage, if any, do the renters bring with them from their homeowners policy.
Many people buy an ATV or dirt bike and immediately begin to use it without giving a thought about insurance. This is especially true when the ATV or dirt bike is for their child and is used.
Memorial Day weekend is fast approaching, if you are one of the thousands pulling a trailer do you know how your insurance works?
The MA auto policy has very strong language regarding the listing of household members and the information provided on those members. Specifically, the policy states that the insurance company may refuse to pay claims under any or all of the Optional Insurance Parts.
My wife and I were meeting friends at a Mexican restaurant for a Cinco de Mayo dinner when we got a call from the first arrivers informing us that the restaurant was closed.
One issue that consistently confuses homeowners, especially first-time buyers, is the difference between the market value of the home compared to its replacement cost.
Check out our 5 useful tips to keep your insurance rates reasonable, all of which you control.
According to the Insurance Information Institute 46.3 million American households own a dog as of 2012. If your household is one of the 46.3 million you may already know how owning a dog can affect your homeowners insurance.
Congratulations on your newly acquired automobile, a great gift to say the least. The following are the steps to registering your new vehicle.
Welcome to the Bay State! We understand that moving can be a stressful time. Hopefully, this information will help make the transition easier.