Insurance Claim

Photo Apps for Estimates—Good or Bad?

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Have vehicle damage? Have you recently been in an accident and your insurance company asked you to submit photos of the damage using their app? It seems simple, easy, and convenient right?  Wrong!  This simple process could easily be costing you $1000’s… Since the outbreak of COVID-19 insurance companies have stopped sending adjusters out to physically inspect the damage on vehicles. Insurance companies have instead asked you, the policy holder, to use photo apps to… Read More »Photo Apps for Estimates—Good or Bad?

Insurance Steering – You have the right to choose

Insurance steering is when the insurance company tells you where to go to get your vehicle fixed. They tell you the shop to use for repairs. This is called insurance steering. The first thing you need to know is that insurance steering is a federal offense. Yes that’s right it’s against the law. You have always had the choice to pick the repair shop you want to use when you have an accident. Even though… Read More »Insurance Steering – You have the right to choose

You don’t need ANY estimates for an insurance claim

There was a time when you needed a number of estimates in order to get your vehicle repaired when you were filling an insurance claim to have your car repaired at an auto body shop. This is no longer the case. It is no longer the case for a number of reasons. Each of them is important in their own right. All of them are good to know so you are educated as a consumer… Read More »You don’t need ANY estimates for an insurance claim