OHIO Department of Insurance



The mission of the Ohio Department of Insurance is to provide consumer protection through education and fair but vigilant regulation while promoting a stable and competitive environment for insurers.


The OHIO Bureau of Motor Vehicles

bmv-logoThe Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles, which oversees driver and motor vehicle licensing and registration, continues to make services more convenient, efficient and cost-effective. A good example of BMV’s strong commitment to improving customer service is the creation of – a website that hundreds of thousands of Ohioans use each year to renew their vehicle registrations and perform other business transactions with the BMV.


Kelley Blue Book

In the 10 years since was launched the Internet has become not only an integral part of everyday life, but has also fueled the biggest growth in Kelley Blue Book’s history.

Nearly one out of every three people who buy a new or used car in the United Staes visits the site. According to J.D. Power and Associates’ studies, more car-buers use than any other three sites combined! The Web site has been named the most visited for eight years in a row. 

As a result of the unprecedented growth, by 2005 the company had outgrown its headquarters and moved again to a new building in Irvine, making its 26th year in the O.C. 

2006 is the 80th anniversiry of Kelley Blue Book. Looking back, it has been an interesting 80 years, for a company that is always looking forward!


A.M. Best Comapny

A.M. Best Company is the leading provider of ratings, news and financial data for the insurance industry worldwide and Best’s Ratings are recognized as the benchmark for assessing the financial strength of insurance related organizations and the credit quality of their obligations.