We are all in search of a great deal. No matter what you are shopping for it always feels a little better to get it at a great price. However, the euphoria of finding the perfect item for the perfect price can be easily erased with a parking lot fender bender.
According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, about 20 percent of all accidents happen in parking lots.
Here are some steps you can take to make sure your savings stay in your wallet:
Driving slowly and being aware of your surroundings are two of the biggest steps to making your shopping experience safe and enjoyable.
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Brad Hilliard, State Farm Public Affairs, (503) 463-3893
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