All Articles With Category : Car Insurance

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10 of the Most Durable Car Models

A reliable car is something that stays with you for a long time. It takes a combination of proper care, the right insurance, and maintenance to ensure that your car doesn’t croak before its time. Of course, there are times when brand also factors into a car’s longevity. According to research company R.L. Polk, based […]

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Top 5 Metro Manila Cities with the Most Car Thefts

    0% – that’s the crime rate in Metro Manila when Manny Pacquiao, the Philippines’ Pambansang Kamao, has a fight. On regular days though, the picture is much grimmer. Just in the first half of 2015, the crime rate in the Philippines totaled 509,924. For car thefts in particular, carnapping comprised 3.15% (6,491) of […]

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The People in Your Car and the Roles You Play

    Everyone plays a certain role in a car, whether you’re driving around in the city, or heading out of town on a road trip. As the driver, you are generally responsible for their safety. Your passengers, on the other hand, well… That’s a different case entirely. In a car that usually fits four […]

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Avoid These 3 Car Insurance Scams

From online and relationship scams to investment cons, the list of scams in the country continues to grow. Many fall for the trap for a number of reasons – guaranteed returns, earning loads of money in no time, and never-before-seen discounts to name a few. Car insurance, unfortunately, is not immune to scams. Below is […]

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4 Things to Do When Your Car Is Towed

    Finding a parking spot in Manila can be like finding a needle in a haystack. Most of the good spots near your hangouts are taken, or are so far away that it makes you wonder why you took your car in the first place. There are places designated as no waiting/no parking zones […]

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MoneyMax.ph Celebrates One Year of Helping Filipinos Save Money

Get unprecedented discounts on your car insurance this month of August as MoneyMax.ph, the Philippines’ leading comparison portal, commemorates one year of empowering Filipinos to make informed purchasing decisions. To celebrate this achievement, the company partners up with SGI Philippines General Insurance Co. Inc. in offering huge discounts of up to 30% off on car […]

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Your Guide to Hassle-Free Claims Processing

In an auto accident, you can – and should – file a claim with your insurance company. One of the many reasons why Filipinos don’t bother getting car insurance beyond the CTPL is because of the impression that claims processing is a hassle, and that it can end up being a complete waste of time. Many car owners […]

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4 Features That Lower Your Toyota Innova Insurance

As 2014’s 4th most popular vehicle, the Toyota Innova sold 7,419 units just in the first half of 2014. With its reliability and affordability, the Innova also took the prize home as 2014’s best-selling multi-purpose vehicle (MPV). As a compact MPV, it is designed for both space and fuel efficiency with the space to fit eight […]

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3 Real-Life Drivers Saved By Car Insurance

There was at least one fatal road accident in Metro Manila per day, according to a 2013 report by the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA). That did not include minor road accidents, which amounted to around 200 a day. From speeding and drunk driving to defects in road design and maintenance, there are many causes […]

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3 Features of the Honda Jazz That Lower Insurance

With over 18 different seat combinations, the interiors of the Honda Jazz can fit a bicycle, your grocery bags, and even a surfboard. Practical and reliable, this subcompact car has been in the market since 2001, and through the years, its features have been improving and innovating to answer the market’s needs. The Honda Jazz […]

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The Ford Focus: Tips to Lower Your Insurance

If there’s a car that can think for you, the Ford Focus is it. With a keyless entry system and one–touch parking assistance, the Ford Focus features advanced technology that makes driving safer and more convenient. Available in both sedan and hatchback types, the Ford Focus is designed to the consumers’ preferences. Considering its smart […]

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4 Factors Affecting Your Hyundai Accent’s Insurance Policy

As one of the best selling cars in the Philippines for 2014, the Hyundai Accent sold 2,021 units in the first half of the year according to data from the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines, Inc., or CAMPI. With its Php 648,000 price tag and performance reliability, many saw the economical and experiential […]

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Buying New VS Secondhand Cars

    Why buy it secondhand if you can afford it brand new? Many new car owners will ask that question at least once before they decide on a car. There are a handful of factors you can consider when making the decision to buy a new or a secondhand vehicle. Among them, whether or […]

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6 Stylish and Fuel Efficient Cars to Drive In 2015

If you were told that hybrid cars aren’t the only fuel-efficient cars in the country, would you believe it? Fuel economy is part of the price tag on these cars – and with good reason. With the average price of gas at PHP 42 per liter, and heavy traffic on major roads, getting stuck is […]

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Got you Covered: The 5 Most Insured Cars in the Philippines

A car’s make, model, and the year of production plays a large role when you get car insurance. Some cars are cheaper to insure than others because of built-in safety features or anti-theft devices. Others happen to be “low-risk” vehicles – a vehicle that is less likely to figure in an accident. Read More: Top Fuel-Efficient […]

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Safety Car Features You Should Not Miss

Most modern cars are equipped with several features to ensure the safety of occupants. While nothing can beat a safety-conscious and defensive driver, there are times when unavoidable accidents happen. Each car manufacturer has its own set of safety features installed in their different car models. If you are in the market for a new […]

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5 Craziest Car Accidents People Walked Away From

  Car accidents happen no matter how carefully you drive. Seat belt-wearing, rule-abiding motorists are not immune to the dangers of the road, because there’s no way to tell if the guy in the next lane won’t suddenly swerve or speed up. If you’re lucky, you walk away with nothing but a minor scratch or dent […]

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5 Tips on Choosing Your Car Insurance

Every driver in the Philippines knows that when they register a motor vehicle, they are required by law to have car insurance. The mandated insurance coverage is the Compulsory Third-Party Liability (CTPL). Read More: 5 Types of Car Insurance Coverage Explained Beyond this, most drivers will have to choose any other covers to add to their […]

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The 5 Fastest Cars You Won’t Own (Yet)

    Between the high costs of car insurance; and perhaps the impracticality of having a fast car in a country with bad traffic congestion, one can dream. Read More: Top Fuel-Efficient Cars in the Philippines Here are five of the fastest cars you may never own (or you might, someday, with a lot of perseverance […]

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The 12 Cheapest Cars to Insure that are still Gwapo

When shopping for a car, people tend to make car insurance as a sort of an afterthought. Although everyone is required to get third party liability insurance when buying a car, not everyone sees the value of getting a comprehensive car insurance policy. Filipinos, in fact, might be turned off at the idea of having […]

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