Am I obligated to provide proof of insurance to the buyer of my truck?

I sold my truck a month ago and the buyer wants a copy of my insurance. He says his insurer is asking for it so they know when the truck was covered. But I've already canceled my insurance. Is this something I'm obligated to provide?

Congratulations on the sale! No, you are not obligated to give the buyer a copy of your insurance. Once the truck is in the buyer’s name, that person becomes legally responsible for having insurance and they would have to inform their carrier about their insurance status.
Jackie Whalen
Answered on Feb 25, 2021
Jackie Whalen has been in the insurance industry for over 7 years, working in sales, service and claims. She has won numerous awards as a top salesperson and customer service agent. She currently lives in New York with her husband. Her 24 year old son recently moved out on his own which has given her more time to travel, write and train her dog Maisy not to chase her cat, Whiskey.

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