car insurance

According to a website which compares insurance companies' rates for consumers, Buffalo ranks among the Top 20 in the nation for best drivers. It was the only New York State municipality studied which made Quote Wizard's "good list."

My car was damaged during the snow storm: Now what?

Nov 21, 2014
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The snow has stopped in some parts of western New York and many cars are being dug out of piles of snow. Now, many residents are wondering who’s on the hook for the damage cars were subjected to by plows, high lifts, and tow trucks.

A local member of the state delegation is calling for an investigation into the practices of big auto insurers. A recent study shows some companies hike their rates as much as $400 a year for drivers without  a college degree.

A new statewide study reveals the high cost of being of poor. According to an analysis by the New York Public Interest Research Group, big auto insurers charge less educated and lower-tier workers higher rates.

This week on You & The Law, attorney Teresa Bailey talks about car and home insurance with WBFO and AM 970's Mike Desmond.