Tow Truck Insurance

Looking for Tow Truck Insurance, Turn to Urban Insurance. Our expert staff has been a dependable source for Towing Insurance for over 57 years. We understand the requirements that the Secretary of State has placed on Flatbeds and Tow-Trucks prior to granting them the “TW” plates needed to operate a towing company. Whether your company specializes in towing, auto transport, salvage, or if you do w...
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10 Tips for Driving in Snow,

Snow has come to Chicago, and clearly seems to be behaving badly and over-staying its welcome. Driving in snow poses a variety of hazards, from slower stopping times, impaired vision, and cars slipping and sliding their way across the roads. Newer cars with traction control and antilock brakes plus the large number of vehicles with 4-wheel-drive, do help, but they can also fool drivers into a fa...
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Martin-Luther-King-Jr. Day

In these days when our country seems so divided, the inspirational message of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. rings out clearly. It reminds us of our obligation to actively fight against bigotry, hatred, and the forces that seek to pit us against each other. To divide and conquer, is to reduce the greatness that America might otherwise obtain. "We the people" are stronger, more righteous, more d...
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Happy Thanksgiving

Urban Insurance Agency would like to wish you and your family a happy Thanksgiving. Drive safely, the weather might have a few surprises in store for us all. May your Black Friday shopping be successful. Urban will Close at 3:00pm on Wednesday and then reopen on Friday.     Have Questions or Prefer to Talk to an Insurance Agent? We will be happy to help you find Low Cost C...
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Speed Kills.

There is always risk while driving, but speed kills. Car accidents can cost you money even if your are properly insured, they can be financially devastating if you failed to have the proper car insurance. Aside from the monetary loss, a crash can leave lives permanently altered, or worse. Over 35,000 people die each year in auto accidents on America's roads. It might be difficult to imagine th...
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2017 J.D. Power Auto Insurance Study

No one wants to over pay for their auto insurance, and so consumers are rightfully concerned when they read that the 2017 J.D. Power Auto Insurance Study shows rates going up all across America. Based on J.D. Power's newest study 26% of car owners saw their auto insurance rates increase. On the positive side, the study found, "overall satisfaction with car insurance has improved" Chicago has se...
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Progressive Tow Truck Insurance

Progressive Tow Truck Insurance has restarted writing insurance for Tow Trucks, and towing companies. Progressive is a quality company, and we happy to be able to offer coverage written through them for new policies to the towing industry. Luckily we do have several companies happy to offer coverage for towing companies. Urban's Tow Truck Owners Insurance offers the complete package of coverage ...
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Insurance for Airbnb Hosts

Do you make your property available for short-term rental? Urban has the Required Insurance for Airbnb Hosts. Most Airbnb hosts do not carry the correct insurance coverage for their property. It is important to understand that your standard homeowner’s or renter’s insurance policy will likely exclude any claim that occurs while a guest is renting your space. Just the fact that you make your uni...
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Halloween in Chicago

Halloween is a time when kids get to dress-up as a favorite character, gather with friends and roam from house to house collecting as much candy as possible. When I was a child, I can remember starting early and putting in hours of ringing bells till I had shopping bags full of candy. As a parent in Chicago, my wife and I took our son and his friends trick or treating, ever careful that in the...
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Low Cost Car Insurance

Low Cost Car Insurance. Everyone wants to save money on their auto insurance, each company has their own price structure, that is why it is so important to use an agency that can shop a variety of different carriers to search for the best rate for your situation. To start it can be helpful to understand the factors Insurance companies use to set their prices. The rate an insurance company charg...
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