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| Driving Laws
Police officer writing driver a speeding ticket.

When you get your driver’s license, it’s like saying to your state, “Yes. I’m going to respect the rules of the road!” Those rules, better known as traffic laws, outline how, when, and even what you can drive, and they’ve been put in place for everyone’s safety. Getting a speeding ticket means you’ve broken one […]

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aerial view of a roundabout or traffic circle with red car driving around it.

U.S. drivers know four-way intersections, but roundabouts? Well, that’s a different story. These circular intersections simply aren’t as popular in the U.S. compared to other countries like England and France, so fewer drivers know how to navigate them. But with tons more roundabouts, or traffic circles, being built in the U.S. now than there were […]

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| Odds & Ends
Made in USA tag

Look at the tag in your shirt. Flip over your TV controller. Peek inside the lip of your shoe. Chances are you won’t see “Made in America.” While many products are now made overseas, there are still plenty of high-quality items made in America. You probably come across them in your daily life, without even […]

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| Auto Insurance Driving Laws
A yellow ticket on the windshield of a red car.

You were driving home from work, jamming out to your favorite tunes. Nothing could bring you down! Except for a police officer. Who pulled you over for speeding. You didn’t even realize you were speeding! And now you’re wondering, “Will my rates increase from a ticket?” We’ll explain how a speeding ticket (or parking ticket) […]

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