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Women Drivers, as Seen by Insurance Companies

Feb 24, 2017

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Marceline White, executive director of the Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition, tells us about a study of the factors that determine how much you pay for car insurance—not just driving record, but marital status, occupation, and gender. Turns out, being female is hazardous to your wallet when your premium is due.

Check out the study, "Taking the Low Road: How Auto Insurers Drive Up Rates for Women".