Everything you want to know
**Parents, check out our resources for you.
Learning to drive is something you've been looking forward to for awhile. You're excited about having a little freedom, but your parents are worried about your safety — and their car insurance rates.
We're here to help! We think driving can be fun as long as you learn the basics to protect yourself and act responsibly.
What you need to know
- Is it worth it? - Who doesn't love a great party? But do you know what really happens if you drive under the influence?
- Graduated drivers license - What is it? How does it work? And why is it such a big deal?
Real Teen Video
Our real teen driving video is a fun and honest look at four teen drivers. Check it out and let us know how this compares to your driving and your friends driving. We may add it to our Real Voices section!
Teen Driving Articles and Contract
Are you ready to drive but your parents still aren't on board? Check out our driving contract and related articles. Also, make sure your parents look over the advice and articles we have in our parents of teen drivers resources.
- geicoteendriving.com: Watch teen driving videos and get tons of driving tips on our microsite. Feeling social? Join our Facebook Cause page and subscribe to our YouTube channel.
- Teen Driving Contract: This driving contract will help you and your parents focus on safe driving habits, because parents are accountable, too.
- The facts - you and driving: Let's face it. You want the truth; not what adults think you want to hear. Everyone knows that learning a new skill takes time and practice, but what happens when you don't take driving seriously? You and your friends are more likely to be in an accident, seriously injured or worse. Find out why.
- Are you a cell phone socialite or an iPod road master?: From cell phones to iPods to eating on your lunch break, distracted driving is common and dangerous. Think you know how to drive and multi-task? Read on for tips that might surprise you.
- Competing with tractor trailers: Did you know that if you cut off a bus carrying passengers it would choose to hit you over hurting all the people onboard? Do you know where the "No-Zones" are? In a battle of car versus big rig, who do you think will win?
Car Insurance and Accidents
- Top 10 ways to prevent an accident: A quick list of tips that might seem obvious, but are really important to helping you avoid an accident.
- Auto insurance basics: Insurance can be a complicated thing. Learn what it is, why you need it and ways to save money as a new driver.
- Branching out on your own: Coming off your parent's GEICO policy? Learn more about the advantages of staying with GEICO for your own policy.