Year: 2015

ERIE Donates $90,000 in Honor of 90th Anniversary

  To help close out the yearlong celebration of ERIE’s 90th anniversary, the company recently made a trio of donations totaling $90,000 to three deserving charities. The donations were part of a Legacy of Giving Contest that invited all ERIE employees to vote for one charity in their respective areas to receive $30,000. Each organization selected to participate in the contest supports a cause that... Read Article

9 Things You Should Never Do to Your Car

You probably rely on your car every day to get you where you need to go. But how well can your car rely on you? There are some things you should never do to your car. Are you guilty of any of them? Check out the list below to find out—and learn what you can do to give your car the care it needs. 9... Read Article

5 Ways to get a Designated Driver on New Year’s Eve

No excuse in the book will change the fact that driving drunk is not OK. And you’ve probably heard them all: I’ve only had a few. I’ll be fine. I’ve driven buzzed before. I live 5 minutes away, so driving is safer than walking back. Don’t worry, I know where the checkpoints are – I won’t get pulled over. It’s a scientific fact: The more... Read Article

Video: The Safest 2016 Cars

  Despite tougher-than-ever criteria, 48 car models earned the TOP SAFETY PICK+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Since 1959, the IIHS has been testing which cars are tops when it comes to safety.  The TOP SAFETY PICK+ accolade was introduced in 2012 to recognize vehicles that offer an advanced level of safety. Last year, only 33 models made the cut. This year’s... Read Article

Q&A: What to Know about Chip Cards

You’re probably using your credit card a lot during the holiday season to pay for gifts. If so, you may have noticed a big change from previous year’s cards. Today, many credit cards come equipped with chip technology that requires you to “dip” your card into a slot. But beyond the need to no longer swipe, do you know how chip cards are different from... Read Article