Those of you familiar with the “pink tax” shouldn’t be at all that surprised to learn that women tend to pay more than men for car insurance in half of the United States. And this is despite men being found to be the overall riskier drivers. Go figure! In a new study, an insurance search engine and comparison website called The Zebra found that, on average, women’s annual car insurance premiums were about $10 higher than men’s last year. Women paid more for car insurance in 25 states, while men paid more in 21. The states that prohibit gender-based pricing as it applies to car insurance are Hawaii, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Montana and, most recently, California. “Gender’s relationship to risk of loss no longer appears to be substantial, and the logical justification for the statistical relationship to risk of loss has become suspect,” California’s department of insurance said. A higher insurance rate would seem … [Read more...] about Women Pay More for Car Insurance Than Men in Half of the U.S.: Study
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Joshua Goodman, Associated Press Updated 9:49 pm CST, Friday, January 18, 2019 Family members of victims of a bombing cry outside the entrance to the General Santander police academy where the bombing took place in Bogota, Colombia, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. Family members of victims of a bombing cry outside the entrance to the General Santander police academy where the bombing took place in Bogota, Colombia, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. Photo: John Wilson Vizcaino, AP Photo: John Wilson Vizcaino, AP Image 1 of / 8 Caption Close Image 1 of 8 Family members of victims of a bombing cry outside the entrance to the General Santander police academy where the bombing took place in Bogota, Colombia, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. Family members of victims of a bombing cry outside the entrance to … [Read more...] about Colombia asks Cuba to arrest ELN negotiators for car bombing
Home › Volvo posts mystery teaser 'This is not a phone' for LA November 19, 2018, 5:00 pm by Justin King The photo hints at a new feature for Volvo's smartphone apps. Volvo has released a mysterious teaser image for its Los Angeles Auto Show media event.The photo shows a cellphone sitting on a vehicle's seats, though the display proclaims "This is not a phone."Similar messaging has been used by other companies to promote new services related to mobile apps. Volvo's #FutureIsMobility hashtag provides further evidence that the company will unveil a new feature accessible from smartphones.Additional details could surface ahead of the official event next week. X … [Read more...] about Volvo posts mystery teaser ‘This is not a phone’ for LA
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Share on Google Plus Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google Plus Share via Email Share on LinkedIn Share on Pinterest Share on Tumblr Resize Text Print Article Comments Post Nation by Marwa Eltagouri and Lindsey Bever by Marwa Eltagouri and Lindsey Bever Email the author May 10 at 7:35 PM Email the author A police officer in the Atlanta suburbs has been fired after an internal investigation found he used unnecessary force in the arrest of a black man for possessing a firearm — which in reality, the man said, was his cellphone. Henry County police officer David Rose was administratively … [Read more...] about A former NFL player was arrested after he said police mistook a phone for a gun. The officer has been fired.
Most cars these days are bought on some sort of finance agreement – nearly 90% of all private new car sales, and up to half of all private used car sales. That means there are millions of people taking out some form of car finance every year to buy their next set of wheels. But despite the popularity of financing a new or used car, what is still surprising is the lack of preparation that most people put into their car finance decisions. Given that you are taking on thousands of pounds of debt to purchase that vehicle, it is very important that you understand what you are doing and have some plans in place. Here are a few simple tips that you should follow before you sign your life away on that new or used car. Before you apply for car finance, you should… Oh. Too late. Understand the types of car finance available to you Most private buyers will purchase a car on a hire purchase (HP) or, increasingly, a personal contract purchase (PCP). This article explains these types … [Read more...] about Before you apply for car finance…