How can I find affordable car insurance as a college student?

I'm moving out of my parents' house to go to college. They're helping me pay for college, but they want me to gain some responsibility by paying $400 for auto insurance. Where can I find cheap car insurance for college students?

“If you’re a college student, $400 is quite the financial burden. Therefore, you’ll have to enter adulthood by answering your first tough question: Do you really need a car?
Many college students skip the expense of a car by getting a bicycle, purchasing a moped, or using public transportation. If your college campus is isolated enough that it requires a car for work or leisure, you need to shop around to cut costs.
Keep in mind that you only need liability insurance; don’t spend money you don’t have for excessive coverage.
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Eric Schad
Answered on Apr 13, 2021
Eric Schad has been a freelance writer for nearly a decade, as well as an SEO specialist and editor for the past five years. Before getting behind the keyboard, he worked in the finance and music industries (the perfect combo). With a wide array of professional and personal experiences, he’s developed a knack for tone and branding across many different verticals. Away from the computer, Schad is a blues guitar shredder, crazed sports fan, and always down for a spontaneous trip anywhere around the globe.

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