Can I cancel a newly purchased car insurance policy and get a refund?

I just got car insurance, but after talking to my parents, I realized it's probably not the policy I want. But I already paid for six months. Would I get a refund if I canceled it? I only bought it nine days ago!

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Yes, typically when you cancel your current insurance, you will get a prorated refund, which means that any unused money will be returned to you. For example, if you paid $600 for six months but you only stayed with the insurer for one month, your refund would be $500.
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Savannah Grabek
Answered on Feb 24, 2021
Savannah Grabek is an expert in Personal Lines insurance. She has 5 years experience in the insurance industry. Savannah began her carrier working with just property insurance and is now tenured in all personal line including home, auto, motorcycle, boat and umbrella. She previously worked for GEICO and has now been working with Jerry insurance for the past year. Savannah lives in New York with her son, fiancé, and puppy Bear. In her free time she enjoys spending quality time with her family and hiking with her dog.
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