Archives: 2012

Subaru top maker in Consumer Reports ratings, Mazda No. 2, & Toyota No. 3.

Tim McElhinny, CIC, LUTCF Partner, McElhinny Insurance Agency LLC tim@mcelhinny.com 412.650.5700 By Fred Meier, USA TODAY Driven by what Consumer Reports called "wave of impressive redesigned models in the last few years," Subaru earned the top score overall in the magazine's report cards for 2012 for 13 major automakers. http://content.usatoday.com/communities/driveon/post/2012/02/subaru-most-reliable-brand-overall-in-consumer-reports-list/1...

Generation X top 10 classic cars of the 1980's for under $40,000

Tim McElhinny, CIC, LUTCF Partner, McElhinny Insurance Agency LLC tim@mcelhinny.com 412.650.5700 The Generation X Top 40/40/40: The 1980s By Jeff Sabatini January 17, 2012 40 Collector Cars, Built In the Past 40 Years, That Cost Under $40,000 Editor’s Note: As Gen X-er Jeff Sabatini confronts his fifth decade on the planet, he’s having something of a minor midlife crisis. What better panacea for age-related angst than...

Death Rates on the Rise for Youngest Teenage Drivers

Tim McElhinny, CIC, LUTCF Partner, McElhinny Insurance Agency LLC tim@mcelhinny.com 412.650.5700 By Larry Copeland, USA TODAY A report from a national road safety group highlights what could be a troubling trend among young drivers: an increase in fatalities among 16- and 17-year-old drivers after several years of declines in that age group. http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/story/2012-02-15/teen-driving-deaths/53109102/1...

Getting married? Don't fall for these money myths

Tim McElhinny, CIC, LUTCF Partner, McElhinny Insurance Agency LLC tim@mcelhinny.com 412.650.5700 What's more mysterious than love? How about personal finance? In honor of Valentine's Day, here's a look at some common myths about marriage and money. http://www.usatoday.com/money/perfi/columnist/block/story/2012-02-13/couples-finances-money-marriage/53082038/1...

2012 New Year's Resolutions

Tim McElhinny, CIC, LUTCF Partner, McElhinny Insurance Agency LLC tim@mcelhinny.com 412.650.5700 Our staff here at McElhinny Insurance Agency would like to wish you and yours a very Happy New Year. Listed below are 5 fairly common New Year's resolutions. I would like to help you with resolution number 5. 2012 RESOLUTIONS 1. Stop Smoking 2. Start Exercising 3. Lose Weight (Start Dieting) 4. Spend More...