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Root Now Available in State #5

You're covered, Illinois. https://t.co/wz7xO26QRx — Root Insurance (@joinroot) October 1, 2017   File under ‘some things change, some things don’t‘ as some are still confused by Root’s practices with respect…

Accelerator Fintech71 Announces Participants of First Cohort

Newish nonprofit fintech accelerator, Fintech71, announced the participants of its first cohort , which will officially start the week of September 18 and finish by Thanksgiving. Excited to announce the…

Kara Steuer vs. Root on Use of Credit Scores to Price Premiums

A recent Facebook post by Kara Steuer to Root calls out the auto insurer’s use of credit scores to determine premium : Wait a second, isn't the entire point of…

Three Reasons to Like Root

One. Good claims service, according to one.   Two. Price-wise, it’s a tie between GEICO and Root, according to another.   Three. This is how it announced its availability in…

Root Insurance Partners With Lyft to Offer Lyft Credits

Root, which operates on the principle of fundamental fairness  selectiveness (see below), announced it has partnered with Lyft . Root’s rental coverage now includes a choice between a rental car or…

Root Launches “Car Insurance W/O The B.S.” Campaign

Root car insurance pushed out a new site – www.choosefairinsurance.com – because “consumers are seeking a straight-talking insurance brand”.   And here’s the video to go along with the manifesto.  …

According to AAA Tesla Owners Should May Pay More For Insurance

  AAA premiums for Tesla vehicles could go up 30%  based on data showing that the Model S and Model X had abnormally high claim frequencies and high costs of…

Root is now available in Arizona

Six months since the official launch of Root Insurance in Ohio, the new car insurance brand is now available in Arizona. Recall how Root works. User downloads an app and takes a long…

LAUGH OF THE DAY

Thank you Root.

Car insurer Root is now available to Android users

The Columbus-based mobile only car insurer, which launched last year its iPhone app, has now announced the availability of an Android app. The startup looks to insure only good drivers and attempts to…

Root Car Insurance Launches New Android App, Expands Fast-Growing Insurance Service

Root, the first insurance company founded on the principle of fundamental fairness, announced a new app for Android devices today. The app is free and now available for download in…

Give me an “M”!

Intel and Mobileye are now one. Well, almost. The duo entered into a definitive agreement in which the US chipmaker will acquire the Israeli car automation and mapping company for approximately $15.3 billion…

This happened

Q&A with Root

[Molly McFarland] “I just signed up, and I’m in the stage of being watched, but I’m curious- how does this work as far as riding with someone else? If you’re…

AIG Singapore to enter the telematics market

AIG Singapore is looking to release a telematics smartphone app come 2017. Think: driving data coupled with rankings and a dash of gamification. Also think: you’ve seen it all before. Off on a…

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