Car Crazy

In America, we love cars. There are more than 250 million automobiles on the road in the United States, and most owners are crazy about their rides. That’s why we spend so much time, energy and money taking care of our cars: getting them repaired, parking them safely and buying …

Making Waves? Protect Your Boat

Many people believe sailboats or powerboats are covered under their auto or homeowners policies. But, for most insurers, that isn’t the case. Consider this: Typically, an auto policy won’t provide liability or physical damage coverage for a boat. Most homeowners policies provide a limited amount of coverage for physical damage to …

Keep on Trucking

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there are more than 6 million car accidents each year in the U.S. alone. They’re an unfortunate reality of our modern life: people get distracted and wander into the wrong lane, cars go out of control, and crashes happen. It’s possible that …

Auto Experts

When Erie Insurance was founded back in 1925, we only offered one kind of insurance: auto. Today, we offer a lot more, but car insurance is still the heart and soul of what we do. We’re passionate about all insurance, and we’re experts when it comes to cars. Whether it’s …

10 Tips for Travelers

Safety is one of the most important things to consider as you pack your car and leave home. To help you get ready for your next road trip, the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) recommends these 10 tips for travelers:   At home 1. Check all the locks before you leave …

How Safe is Your Next Car?

Thinking about a new car? If you factor safety into your choice (most people do), then you’ll want to know what vehicles aced crash tests and are considered the safest to buy. From minicars and sedans to SUVs and pickups, you’ll find hundreds of 2012 models deemed safe by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

R U Texting n Driving?

For as long as there’ve been cars, there’ve been distracted drivers. And that’s never been truer than now, with drivers facing temptation from Internet-enabled mobile phones, GPS devices, iPods and all the other electronics out there. That said, one of the most dangerous distractions remains texting while driving, an activity …

Roadside Coverage

None of us likes to be stranded by a broken-down car. At best, it’s inconvenient. At worst — depending on the time of day or night, the weather conditions and the location of the breakdown — it can be downright dangerous. We don’t want you to end up in that …

An Umbrella for Extra Protection

Even the most safety-minded among us could someday face a personal injury or liability lawsuit.  That’s a scary prospect since payments for hospital bills, rehabilitation, lost wages, pain and suffering, and litigation could potentially wipe out your entire net worth and even your future earnings.  Fortunately, ERIE offers affordable Personal …