By Chuck Myers, McClatchy-Tribune News Service –
The route to a lower rate for car insurance may be a trip down the information highway.
A number of websites offer a variety of tips and advice on how car owners can take the financial bite out of auto insurance. An auto insurance resource for you. Here is a sampling:
—Autos.com: Spotlights tips for first-time car insurance buyers. http://www.autos.com/auto-insurance/first-time-car-insurance-tips-for-lower-rates
—Consumer Reports: Discusses types of car insurance and money-saving tips. http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/cars/car-buying-advice/guide-to-new-car-buying/after-the-sale/guide-to-insurance/index.htm
—DMV.org: This private group provides car insurance savings guide tailored for teens and parents. http://www.dmv.org/insurance/teen-guide-to-car-insurance.php
—Edmunds.com: List 10 ways drivers can lower the car insurance bill, with additional related articles. http://www.edmunds.com/auto-insurance/
—Investopedia: Highlights 12 car insurance cost-cutting methods. http://www.investopedia.com/articles/pf/08/car-insurance-costs.asp