Archive: December 2011

Memory of the Month: Deep thoughts

By on December 29, 2011 at 11:19 AM

In honor of GEICO’s 75th anniversary, we’re sharing an image from GEICO’s past each month this year and inviting you to exercise your caption-writing skills. In this mid-1970s photo, there are clearly some Deep Thoughts going on in this group. But are they all on the same page? Maybe not. The fellow in the middle, […]

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New Year’s Resolutions from the Gecko

By on December 27, 2011 at 4:28 PM

While the Gecko may be busy doing the two-step in Texas and posting about his journey online, he’s not too busy to think about the year ahead. With the end of the year just a few days away, he has passed along this list of his top resolutions for 2012. I will finally change the […]

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Holiday eating: low-calorie dessert options

By on December 21, 2011 at 2:55 PM

By guest blogger Mary Manyahilhal, GEICO public relations It wouldn’t be the holidays without the desserts. The challenge is to enjoy the sweet treats without packing on the pounds. Rather than being a scrooge where desserts are concerned, I plan to keep it “low-calorie” and indulge in a few delicious goodies while maintaining my weight […]

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Gecko Portrait featured in New York City art gallery

By on December 16, 2011 at 8:09 AM

When the Gecko began his journey across America, he knew it would take him from sea to shining sea and through amber waves of grain. No one could have predicted that it would take him into one of New York City’s eminent art galleries. This month, The Kathleen Cullen Fine Arts gallery will feature a […]

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10 Winter Weather Driving Tips

By on December 12, 2011 at 1:47 PM

I would’ve written this post a little sooner if I knew “Snowtober” was going to surprise the Northeast back in late October. Better late than never, though! There’s still plenty of winter weather ahead for 2011-2012. While you can still find a nice day, prepare for the rest of the season by winterizing your vehicle. […]

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Year of the Tablet

By on December 6, 2011 at 9:08 AM

By Guest blogger: Heather Li, associate editor, GEICO Now magazine This year, the hot holiday gift is the tablet computer. But with so many on the market, it can be tricky to find the perfect fit. Check out our favorites (plus a few cool accessories) at

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