I want to buy a car from a private seller. Do I need insurance before I drive it home?

Answered by Car Insurance Expert Mariah on February 22, 2021

I'm planning to purchase a car from a person I found through Facebook. I don't have car insurance right now because I haven't owned a car before. Do I need insurance when I go to pick it up?

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Mariah

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Thanks for your question! Yes, you should have car insurance coverage in place before driving the vehicle from the location of the sale.


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