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Promised call backs & service did not happen, Keep getting pushed from one department to another.

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Lowest auto insurance rates in Stockton, California

Stockton’s auto insurance rates are lower than the state average rates, but higher than the national average rates. As of January 2014, Stockton has an average annual insurance rate of $1631, while the average rate in California is $1819, and the national average is $1496.

In Stockton, auto insurance rates range between $1399 and $1674. The Honda Accord is the only car with an insurance rate below $1400. It also has the second lowest median price, at $15900. The Honda CR-V also costs only $1406 on average to insure per year.

The Toyota Corolla has the lowest median price ($14,900) among all the cars in Stockton. Insuring it costs an average of $1526 per year, which is 10% of the median price. The Toyota Camry, on the other hand, has a median price of $17900, and costs an average of $1453 to insure per year.

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Nissan Murano: a journey through its insurance costs in the United States

The Nissan Murano has been in the American markets since 2002 as a mid-size crossover. It has also been a very popular car in the used car market. The Murano is available for a median price of $9,998 in Rhode Island, the lowest median price in the country. It is the most expensive in Wyoming, where its median price is $25,841.

Iowa is one of the cheapest states in terms of insurance costs. With an annual average insurance rate of $908, it is very affordable to buy auto insurance for the Murano in Iowa. However, the median price of the Murano is $24,995 in Iowa, one of the highest median prices in the country.

Maine is the most affordable state to insure the Murano. The average annual insurance rate here is $859. The median price in Maine is $22,500. The cost of insurance is, thus, 3 ...

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Pennsylvania’s auto insurance costs rise of 25.7% between 1989 and 2010, 6th best performance in the country

Pennsylvania is one of only 12 states where auto insurance costs went up by less than the countrywide average between 1989 and 2010, as per a November 2013 study released by the Consumer Federation of America. While the countrywide expenditure on auto insurance went up by 43.3 percent, on average, during this time period, costs in Pennsylvania went up by 25.7 percent. In dollar terms, the statewide average went up from $646.03 in 1989 to $812.15 in 2010, on average. As of 2010 it was still dearer to buy auto insurance in Pennsylvania compared to the countrywide average of $791.22. However, the gap is closing.

The study found that states that implemented stringent auto insurance regulation had the most success in keeping costs for rising fast. For instance, the Prior Approval (PA) system has been credited by the study as having a significant impact on ...

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Ten Cities with the highest average car insurance premium per annum

Insurance is one of the most critical requirements for those who own a car. It helps to not only cover losses caused by accidents, but it can also take care of injuries if you hit someone with your car. It can also mean that you know exactly how much is your monthly outgo—which can be planned—against an emergency which is unplanned and can drain your bank account.

However, the cost of insurance varies wildly from state to state, and even within states, certain cities have higher insurance premiums. In fact, there are certain zip codes within a city where residents need to pay high premiums.

Let us look at the top ten cities in America with the highest average insurance premium per annum. Michigan and New York lead the list with Detroit, Brooklyn and Long Island making it to the three most expensive cities for auto insurance. The ...

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The best states to buy and insure a Pathfinder

The Nissan Pathfinder, launched in 1986, has gained popularity in recent years as an affordable midsize SUV. The Pathfinder, with its enhanced exteriors and numerous facelifts, is also an extremely coveted car in the used car market. When you are buying a used Pathfinder, you have to also factor in the insurance costs, which could account for a significant percentage of your overall costs. In this feature, we will examine the insurance costs of the used Pathfinder across the states, and compare them to the median price of the car to list the best states to insure a Pathfinder.

On an average, the United States spends $1,264 every year to insure a used Nissan Pathfinder. The data collected for the years 2005-2012 shows that as of November 2013, Maine is the state in which insuring the Pathfinder costs the least. With a median price of $21,699, and average ...

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Buying and insuring the Ford Focus in the tri-state area

The Ford Focus, one of America’s favorite compact cars, is also one of the best cars to buy in the used car market. Currently in its third generation (2011-present), the Focus is one of the most versatile cars. It went from being a 5-door hatchback to a 3-door hatchback, and is now available in electric and ST versions. The Focus has also been used for motorsport since 1999. More recently, Jari-Matti Latvala, the Finnish rally driver, drove a Ford Focus RS WRC 09 at the 2009 Rally Finland. In 2012, the Focus was named the world’s best-selling car.

In this feature, we will examine the cost of buying and insuring a used Focus in the tri-state area of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut.

Let us first consider the cost of the vehicle. In New York, a used Focus costs around $14,890, while the median price of ...

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