Holidays are notorious for candle fires.  Practice safe candle use and your holidays will stay bright and cheerful.

Read more

At Breathe Easy we want to make sure our community is insured in more ways than just one.  Though we may have the best insurance policies around, we know that being insured in life is more than just a policy.  Insurance can come in many forms and preparedness is one of those forms.  So, always be prepared for whatever situation may arise and you are sure to have a great holiday season. 

 

Read more

Learn about the SR-22 policy and which states require you to file one if you have driving infractions like a DUI or an excesive amount of tickets.

Read more

Before you purchase your next auto insurance policy make sure that you check out this blog for tips on discounts and what you should look for in a good policy.

Read more

Every homeowner and potential homeowner should think about these things when purchasing or dealing with homeowners insurance policies

Read more

The key to success is always being prepared.  

Here are a few tips on how to get prepared for the upcoming weather changes.

Read more

If you take no action, yes, your insurance company will eventually find out about your DUI--probably sooner than later when they run your DMV Motor Vehicle Record (MVR). This usually happens when your policy is up for renewal. Once they see the DUI, they are sure to raise your premiums dramatically....

Read more

Some courtroom humor to brigthen your week! Here are some things that were actual said in courtrooms. Enjoy!

Read more

There is also a legal issue known as implicit permissive use which boils down to mean that if the driver had access to the keys, he had your implied permission to drive the car. Because this issue can be sticky legally, you should always report the accident to your insurance company so that they may determine if liability insurance will apply for the driver.

Read more

Normally, a friend who does not live with you and is not listed on the policy as a driver, will qualify for coverage as a permissive user. A permissive user is someone to whom you have given explicit or implicit permission to drive a vehicle listed on your policy. Explicit permission is what you think of when you think of the word “permission”. That is, you have told the friend that he or she may drive your policy vehicle. Implicit permission basically means that your friend had access to the keys and because he had access, he qualifies as one to whom you have given implicit permission to drive your car. 

Click here to read the full post...

Read more

Here's a great infographic on Washington State DUI Statistics. We cover the state of Washington. Call us today at (866) 822-7755 for a free quote or visit http://breatheeasyins.com/get-a-quote

Read more

Posted by Jarrett Mahoney on Aug 08, 2013 under

DUI Statistics that will make you think twice.

Call Us at (866) 822-7755 or visit http://breatheeasyins.com/get-a-quote if you are looking for a better quote on Auto Insurance, Motorcycle Insurance, or DUI/SR22 insurance. 

Read more

Posted by Jarrett Mahoney on Aug 07, 2013 under

Here are some funny driving stories and conversations to brighten up the middle of the week. Enjoy! 

Read more

Actress Jamie Lee Curtis was taken to the hospital after a car accident in Venice Beach on Thursday morning. Curtis was a passenger in a black Yukon driven by an unknown driver.

Read more

Hands Free Driving Laws 2013. Don't forget if we can't beat your current Auto or Motorcycle Insurance Quote...we'll send you a $50 Gift Card! Call (866) 822-7755.

Read more

Take a look through the INFOGRAPHIC to learn some facts about the dangers of texting and driving. Also don't forget, if we can't beat your current auto or motorcycle insurance quote we will send you a $50 gift card!

Read more

Keep checking back on the blog for more funny pictures, Q and A’s, specials, and contests. Call us today at (866) 822-7755 and if we can’t beat your current Auto or Motorcycle Quote we’ll send you a $50 Gift Card!

Read more

Posted by Jarrett Mahoney on Jun 17, 2013 under

A recent study found that 10% of motorists admitted to driving when they thought their blood alcohol content was above the legal limit in the past year.

Read more

The Inventioneers would like to help change that. The six teens — TJ, Jaiden and Breyton Evarts (ages 17, 15 and 12) and Paige, Emily and Kate Balcom (ages 19, 16 and 15) call their invention the SMARTwheel: a special steering wheel embedded with sensors that can tell when drivers take their hands off the wheel. If a driver is only using one hand for more than three seconds, or if both hands are at the top of the wheel (a common texting position), the SMARTwheel lights up and emits a warning sound, reminding the drivers to put their hands back in the safe-driving positions.

Read more

Texting while driving has now exceeded driving under the influence as the number one cause of deaths among teens.  The number of accidents involving drinking by teens has decreased dramatically in the last two decades thanks to an intensive education campaign launched by the National Transportation Safety Administration in partnership with MAAD.  It appears that a similar educational effort needs to be made regarding the hazards of driving while texting or using a hand held cell phone while driving.

Read more

Alyahyan, 17, and four passengers who were also teens died Monday in a violent, fiery accident as they headed to the beach on Memorial Day. The accident was one of the worst in recent Newport Beach history authorities said.  The car hit a tree in the median, shearing it of its bark and leaving deep gouges in the trunk according to Newport Beach police.

Read more

Our SR-22 insurance program has a no hassle, one hundred percent guaranteed refund should our client not need the SR-22.  This allows us to give our client the assurance of a no risk option when purchasing the SR-22 before the APS hearing.  This program ends up providing the security of preventing the current carrier from raising the current premium without the risk of paying for an unnecessary SR-22.

Read more

For every referral you send to Breathe Easy Insurance, we'll enter a raffle ticket in your name. On December 1st, 2013, we'll randomly select a single winning ticket. The more referrals you send, the better your chances of winning.

Read more

California's restrictions on the use of cell phones while driving is part of a nationwide trend. Many other states also prohibit the use of handheld cell phones while driving and place restrictions on novice drivers. These new laws have been spurred on by safety concerns. Some evidence suggests that drivers using cell phones are more distracted, increasing the risk of accidents.

Read more

On behalf of Breathe Easy Insurance Solutions, I would like to say, "Thank you for stopping by our booth and showing your support." We are honored to be working with such a great group of folks. Click Here for more details on the raffle's this week! 

Read more

Posted by Jarrett Mahoney on May 18, 2013 under

Here are some driving jokes to brighten up your week! Don't forget we are offering a $20 gift card if we can't beat your current Auto Insurance or Motorcycle Insurance Quote. Call Us Directly at (866) 822-7755 or Click Here To Fill Out The Form Online

Read more

Posted by Jarrett Mahoney on May 18, 2013 under

Somehow funny and strange driving laws make it on the books in certain states.  Why they stay on the books may be the real question.   Check out these laws from states where we operate.

Read more

7 Funny Driving Pictures May 2013. Keep checking back on the blog for more funny pictures, Q and A’s, specials, and contests. Call us today at (866) 822-7755 and if we can’t beat your current Auto or Motorcycle Quote we’ll send you a $10 Gift Card.

Read more

Motorcycle InsuranceA well constructed motorcycle insurance policy can protect you from the financial hazards of a motorcycle accident. You will likely need medical attention, and have property damage. 

Read more

Posted by Jarrett Mahoney on May 05, 2013

InsuranceIdentifying a proper Business Insurance policy that covers your business can be a complicated process. There are a variety of coverage options to choose. We offer our knowledge and expertise to help you choose the correct policy for your business.

Read more

Posted by Jarrett Mahoney on Apr 23, 2013

As part of your move-in process, before you turn the key to your new home for the first time, you need protection and financial back-up. A Homeowner or Renters insurance policy will provide the financial security and back-up you need when an emergency finds its way into your home. 

Read more

First Car Before you move so much as an inch with your new engine running, the State of California requires a certificate of Liability Coverage from an Insurance CompanyIf something goes wrong on the road, you need to ensure that your car gets fixed. You need to cover other people’s cars, just in case you make an unfortunate mistake.


Read more

DUI Insurance That horrifying and expensive adventure you experienced when you were arrested for DUI is now behind you. your job now is to approach your insurance company to obtain a California Insurance Proof Certificate or SR 22.

Read more

Have you been pulled over for a DUI and you are now wondering what to do?  Have you heard that you needed to file an SR22 with the DMV, but are not really sure what  SR22 insurance is?  Here are Breathe Easy Insurance Solutions we are here to help you get through the DMV process as smoothly as po...

Read more

Last Friday, the Chino Police department had strategically place DUI checkpoints in areas where a high volume of DUI accidents and arrests have occurred. These checkpoints will continue, and will run from 8:00pm to early morning the following day. The Chino police department, like many other city pr...

Read more

We have all heard how important it is to be an individual that is “attentive to detail”.  However, when the police person is pulling you over and having you breathe into an apparatus that may not read your BAC correctly, and a DUI being on your record for the next ten years, this lack to detail...

Read more

In case you did not know, no one is safe from getting a DUI.  From celebrities, to athletes, we see them in the news everyday.  Former Arizona Diamond Back T.V. analyst and former first baseman for the Diamond Backs and the Chicago Cubs, Mark Grace pleaded guilty yesterday to “felony endangermen...

Read more

Remember one very important thing.  You do not just have to have been drinking in order to get a DUI in the state of Washington.  With the new laws now in place legalizing marijuana in the state of Washington, if you get caught under the influence of it (even as a medicinal user) with 5 nanograms ...

Read more

Driving drunk is a serious crime and should never be taken lightly.  If you have been drinking in a bar, or in a restaurant, or even at home, and then need to go somewhere that requires you to drive - DON’T.  Not only do you put yourself in danger of getting a DUI as soon as you put your keys in...

Read more

Did you get a DUI?  Are you wondering what to do now?  Do you have questions and are afraid to ask your current insurance broker?  Are you wondering what an SR22 is?  At Breathe Easy Insurance Services we can answer all of these questions for you in no time.  We understand that getting a DUI is...

Read more

Getting a DUI can end up being an extremely scary and expensive time in your life.  You do not need to go through it alone.  At Breathe Easy Insurance Services we strive to bring you the best service in the DUI insurance industry.  We can find you an insurance policy with one of our carriers that...

Read more

We at Breathe Easy Insurance Solutions (BEIS) understand that getting a DUI can be a trying time in anyone’s life, and we are here to help you with that.  We know that there can be a lot of red tape to get around, and a lot of questions that you might have.  For example you may be wondering - Wh...

Read more

Breathe Easy Insurance Solutions is proud to announce that we are now serving 5 states - California, Oregon, Washington, Colorado and Texas with their SR22 insurance and car insurance needs.  We are looking to expand to all 50 states as time progresses.  We are proud that we are able to serve so ...

Read more

Have you been caught drinking and driving, and are now facing the possibility of jail time or having your license suspended?  Are you in need of having to file  SR22 Insurance and need car insurance after a DUI, but have no idea where to start?  Call Breathe Easy Insurance Solutions so we can get...

Read more

 

With 208 DUI arrests and 1 fatal car crash - DUI is serious business.  

           

CHP stated that there were the same number of arrests in the Bay Area over the

holiday weekend, but we did experience a drop in fatal crashes from 3 to  1.  

 

Over the last four days, there ...

Read more

We have many clients that often call our office by searching for SR22 insurance online. They are often confused regarding the insurance course of action after receiving a DUI. They are stating, "This is my first time, I do not understand the process!" What exactly is an SR22? Will my current insuran...

Read more

We received a phone call yesterday from an Attorney asking, "I have a client that was charged with a 2nd DUI, two months after his first DUI. With SR22 insurance and an IID, can my client get a restricted license?"

This question can be quite complicated. It really depends where the driver was pull...

Read more

A question often posed by clients and referral sources is, "What is the best time period to  obtain an SR22 insurance?" Many insurance companies have their opinion or advice when to get one. Here at Breathe Easy Insurance, we have a particular strategy that saves our clients money and protects thei...

Read more

In the State of California, they are now requiring 1st time, Driving Under the Influence  (DUI), convicted drivers to install an Ignition Interlock device (IID), in four pilot counties. Now, other circumstances of your DUI case and repeat offenders may require an IID. However, in this blog we are g...

Read more

Do you live in another state and were recently pulled over for a DUI in California. Or are you a California resident that has moved to another state and just recently got convicted of a DUI?

If this is the case you are now going to be have a few obstacles in order to have your driving privileges r...

Read more

I have been asked this question several times- How does your agency make money?

Brokers have the ability to write insurance with a host of carriers. While an agent just writes one product like, State Farm, Farmers and AAA.

My answer is simple, we charge fees. Most large carriers do not charge fee...

Read more

The holiday season is upon us and as we all know we will be going to parties where drinking may be present.  This is the time when police are on high alert for drivers who may be driving drunk and without a doubt will be giving out DUI's.  If for any reason you do end up getting a DUI please call ...

Read more

Posted by Jarrett Mahoney on Dec 06, 2012

 

 

Got a DUI and now you are wondering what is going to happen to your insurance, well give SR22 Insurance Services a call.  In less than thirty minutes we can have an insurance policy for you and your SR22 filed with the DMV, and we can do all of this over the phone and online.  Breathe E...

Read more

 

 

Did you get a DUI and are now worried about either your insurance premium going up, or even your current insurance carrier dropping you all together?  Don't fret, call Breathe Easy Insurance Solutions. Breathe Easy Insurance is a SR22 insurance broker that specializes in insurance for h...

Read more

Posted by Jarrett Mahoney on Dec 03, 2012

Are you in need of an SR22, but are not familiar with what you need to do in order to obtain one.  Breathe Easy Insurance Solutions is here to help you.  We specialize in filing SR22's for our clients along with making sure that they have an affordable insurance plan to go along with it.  So if t...

Read more

 

            Getting from place-to-place on California freeways and highways comes with an expectation and anticipation of obstacles and hazards. When most drivers think of road hazards, many things come to mind: Potholes, junk, accidents, heavy traffic, construction, etc. Although it ...

Read more

You got a DUI, what are you going to do now?  You are going to contact Breathe Easy Insurance Solutions and we are will take care of all your insurance and SR22 needs.  Using Breathe Easy as your broker for insurance is going to take out all of the guesswork that you are going to have to go throug...

Read more

 

You may ask, "How can a drunk driver be lucky?" Well an Oregon man, Matthew Hamilton, was driving his vehicle intoxicated and crashed. The problem is-he crashed into a barrier overpass. Typically, the driver plummets over the barrier and falls below. The results are either death, or serious inju...

Read more

Did you just get pulled over for a DUI, are you worried. There are millions of Americans feeling your sentiment every year.  You may have a lot of questions. I am not going to sugar coat the situation, a DUI is very expensive. Not to mention, many Americans lose their job every year after getting c...

Read more

 Are you looking for Auto Insurance? Many consumers think going direct online to an insurance company is going to save money and streamline the process. This could not be further from the truth, costs, customer service and overall experience is compromised when dealing directly with the insurance c...

Read more

After a DUI arrest, it makes sense to consult a DUI attorney. An experienced attorney will prepare your DUI offender defense and guide you through the standard procedures that normally follow the arrest, protecting you from its costly implications.


The consequences of DUI are generally expensive. A...

Read more

Getting a DUI in the state of California can affect you getting auto insurance for about 10 years. If you were pulled over and then convicted of a DUI, and you still want to continue to drive, you are going to need to file and SR22 with the state.  You might ask, what does SR22 mean?  Well quite s...

Read more

What happens to your license if the police officer punches a hole on it?

If you have a hole punch on your license that means the officer reported you to the Department of Licensing along with your arrest file. This report now notifies you license to go into suspension. Even if you are found not gu...

Read more

 

If you have been drinking and you are pulled over by a police officer you best hope that they do not suspect that you are under the influence. If you are under the influence of alcohol the officer may ask you to do a variety of tests to test your blood alcohol limit. First, the officer will ask ...

Read more

If you are ever caught driving under the influence of alcohol you can almost be guaranteed that you will experience a hike in your insurance premium. 

We understand and are fully aware that getting a DUI is a terrible and extremely inconvenient experience. Not only does it stay on your driving...

Read more

The legalities after getting a DUI are long and complicated.  Even SR22 Insurance can become complicated and a bit confusing. However, you need an SR22 in order to get your license reinstated if you received a DUI. At Breathe Easy Insurance Solutions we specialize in dealing with this type of insur...

Read more

Is receiving a DUI in CA a serious problem?

What crime is committed the most in the United States? The answer is: Driving under the influence of alcohol. Statistics show the nearly 1.46 million people were arrested for a narcotics or DUI in the United States in 2006.

Alcohol and or narcotics wer...

Read more

Are you asking yourself, “this is my first DUI, how are my insurance rates going to be affected?”

 

More often then not, your DUI conviction can stay on your record up to

TEN YEARS

http://www.dmv.ca.gov/pubs/dui/reportability.htm

Just because this is your first DUI conviction does not mean...

Read more

Colorado SR22 Insurance Filing Information & Quotes

 

If you have a Colorado driver's license and it has been suspended or revoked because of a DUI or related offense, you are going to need to file an SR22 form in order to get your license reinstated. Breathe Easy Insurance Solutions is just the ...

Read more