Can I save money on insurance by choosing a specific payment option?

This is the first time I've had to pay for my own insurance. It's already really expensive and I'd like to save as much money as I can. Is there a payment option that will save me money?

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“Purchasing car insurance for the first time can feel overwhelming, especially when you’re trying to save money. If you’d like to see the most savings on a policy, look for discounts and pay in full.
Paying in full can be a lot of money at once, so if you can’t afford to pay in full, don’t feel ashamed. Monthly payments are always a viable option to keep you legal. If you have to pay monthly, one hack is to use your bank account to pay (ETF) instead of a debit card or credit card, which insurance companies charge fees to use.
A foolproof way to always save money on car insurance is to consistently shop around. If you want cheap car insurance quotes fast, go to Jerry. As a licensed broker that offers end-to-end support, the free Jerry app gathers affordable quotes and helps you purchase insurance.”
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Emily Maracle
Answered on Aug 18, 2021
Emily Maracle is a car insurance specialist living in New York. Originally from the Pacific Northwest, she has a degree in English Literature and a background in customer service. She enjoys cooking, gardening, and living sustainably. In the future, she can't wait to upgrade to a hybrid or electric car.
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