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How Often Can You Switch Car Insurance?
You can switch your car insurance as often as you want, but remember to formally let your current carrier know that you are canceling your policy.
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Jerry
Feb 28, 2022
How to Switch Car Insurance Companies
To switch car insurance companies, you’ll need to compare quotes, check for cancellation penalties, and avoid a lapse in coverage.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Why You Should Switch Your Insurance Before It Expires
You can switch your car insurance to a new company at any time. Doing so can help you find a better rate.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
7 Reasons to Shop for Insurance Before Your Policy Ends
Have your circumstances changed? Have your coverage needs evolved? Maybe you just want to save money. Now might be the right time to shop for a new policy.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
GEICO Is Getting Sued for the Most Ludicrous Reason
GEICO is facing a lawsuit after a woman contracted HPV in her Hyundai. With no evidence or correlation that the car was the cause, the lawsuit is likely to fall on its face.
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Jerry
Apr 05, 2022
How COVID-19 Affected Car Insurance Customers
The COVID-19 pandemic caused a lot of economic hardship that was addressed by insurers. Customers were offered premium refunds, discounts, and payment leniency.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
10 Ways to Get Cheap Car Insurance That's Actually Good
Finding cheap car insurance is easy. Finding cheap auto insurance that actually protects you in case of an accident? Much tricker. Here's how to do it.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
3 Essential Things to Know About Car Insurance Companies
Learning all about auto insurance companies can be a daunting task, so to start you off, here are the three essential things you should know about car insurers.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
How Long Do I Have to File a Car Insurance Claim?
You could be out a lot of money if you don’t meet your car insurance claim time limit after an accident.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Can You Negotiate Car Insurance Prices?
You cannot negotiate car insurance prices, but that doesn't mean there aren't savings to be found. Read this article to learn about car insurance negotiation and how to get a lower price.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
What Car Insurance Companies Offer the Best Loyalty Discounts?
If you're after a worthwhile loyalty discount, check out these insurance companies.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Big Insurance Companies Are Raising Their Rates. Here's What You Can Do About It.
Over 23 million people will be paying too much for insurance in 2020. Are you going to be one of them?
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
How Risky Are You? What Car Insurance Companies Think of You
Car insurance companies use several metrics and indicators to decide whether you're a risky driver. Read on to learn what they are and how you can mitigate your risk.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
How Is Car Insurance Determined by Insurance Companies?
Car insurance companies calculate quotes based on your driving history, your demographic, your location, and your vehicle. Read this guide to learn how you car insurance is determined.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
4 Mistakes You Should Never Make When Switching Car Insurance
It's easy to switch car insurance, but that doesn't mean it's always a good idea. Here are the worst mistakes people make, and how to avoid them.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
The Best Way to Get Free Car Insurance Quotes
When shopping around for new car insurance, here's how to make sure you get the best quotes in the easiest way.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
The 10 Best Home and Car Insurance Companies
If you want to bundle your home and car insurance, you need a company that sells both. Here are the best ones for saving with bundled insurance policies.
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Jerry
May 03, 2022
What Is CSAA Insurance?
The CSAA Insurance Group is a part of AAA, providing car insurance to 23 states and Washington, D.C.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
How to Report a Car Accident to Your Car Insurance Company
When reporting an accident to an insurance provider, a claimant needs to be straightforward, thorough, and most of all, calm.
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Jerry
May 04, 2022
The 5 Characteristics of a Reliable Car Insurance Company
If you're thinking of buying a policy from a new company, here are five traits to look for in a reliable car insurance provider.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
How to Compare Car Insurance Companies
Comparing car insurance companies isn’t only about saving money. Follow these steps to shop for a new car insurance provider.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Progressive Car Insurance Quotes: What You Need to Know
This is a complete guide to Progressive insurance. Here's everything you need to know about Progressive quotes and car insurance packages.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
USAA Car Insurance Quotes: What You Need to Know
This guide on USAA car insurance will tell you about USAA's reputation for serving military members due to its low rates and high quality service.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
All About The Hartford Car and Home Insurance
In business for over 200 years, The Hartford prides itself on honest service and serves as the official insurer of AARP members across the U.S.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Should You Use the Mechanic Your Insurance Company Suggests?
To know if you should use the mechanic your insurance company suggests, consider warranties, ease of use, quality, and your level of involvement.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
The Best Car Insurance Deals in California
California has many car insurance providers, and finding the most affordable provider for you depends on your driving situation.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Does Insurance Cover Engine Failure?
Will a car insurance policy cover some or all of the cost of engine repairs? The answer to that question will depend on the type of insurance and the circumstances.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
How to Negotiate a Settlement With Insurance Claims Adjusters
Settling a car insurance claim is stressful. Negotiate better with your auto insurance adjuster with documentation and open communication. Read this guide to learn how to reach a settlement.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
What is Classic Car Insurance?
This is an overview on classic car insurance. Read on to find out what classic car insurance is, how much it costs, and what cars qualify for classic car insurance.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
How to Compare Car Insurance Quotes
Comparing car insurance quotes is most effective when the same deductibles, limits, and coverage options from all providers are considered.
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Jerry
Feb 24, 2022

All Questions on Car Insurance Companies

How do you choose a car insurance company?
I live in Louisiana and car insurance is so expensive. How do I pick a good, cheap car insurance company?
Lauren Smith
Nov 11, 2021
How do car insurance companies check your driving record?
I haven’t driven in a few years because I was in a city with excellent transportation. Now that I’ve moved to the suburbs, I need to get a car. I read that car insurance companies check your driving record to figure out how much to charge you. But how do they check my driving record?
Eric Schad
Mar 18, 2022
How can you tell if your car is insured?
Is there a way to tell whether or not your car is insured? My uncle gave me one of his old cars and I'd love to drive it! The only problem is, I don't know if it's insured or not.
Joshua Levy
Oct 18, 2021
How can I find out who my car insurance is with?
How can I quickly find out who my car insurance is with? I told my mom I would buy my own car insurance, which I did. But now I can't remember what company it was, and she’s asking to see the ID card. I never printed it and need a new one. So where do I start looking?
Shannon Martin
Oct 22, 2021
How do you check insurance claims on a car?
I got in a fender bender a couple of days ago when leaving my neighborhood. How do I check the progress of my insurance claim?
Lauren Smith
Nov 10, 2021
How to explain car accidents to insurance?
I got into a fender bender last weekend, and I haven't reported anything to my car insurance yet. What is the best way to explain a car accident to your insurance company?
Carlos Kirby
Nov 09, 2021
Does it take long to get car insurance?
I’m finally getting off of my parents’ car insurance, but I’ve never shopped for car insurance myself. I’m kind of in a hurry to get some since I can’t drive without it. How long does it take to get car insurance?
Chloe Jenkins
Nov 10, 2021
How do I find my car insurance company?
I've been on autopay for my insurance for a long time, and for the life of me, I can't remember the name of my insurance company. How can I find that information?
Liz Jenson
Nov 16, 2021
How long can you stay on your parent's car insurance?
I'm 19. I'm still on my parent's policy to save money. How long can I stay on their car insurance before I have to get my own policy?
Matthew Macgugan
Nov 01, 2021
How do I check if my car has insurance?
I took a sabbatical and have been overseas for about a year. How do I check that my car is still insured so I can drive it again?
Lauren Smith
Nov 11, 2021
How do you get a discount on insurance for cars?
I don’t think I’ve tried to apply for any discounts. What sort of discounts are available for me and how do I apply for them?
Lauren Smith
Nov 15, 2021
How long do I have to insure my car after I purchase it?
I have insurance on my car, but I’m in the process of buying a second one. I know I need to insure it; I’m just not sure of the timeline. How much time do I have to insure my car after I purchase it?
Chloe Jenkins
Dec 19, 2021
How do I find out someone’s car insurance details?
I was hit by another car, and I’m pretty sure they gave me false insurance information. What are my options for finding someone else's car insurance information?
Eric Schad
Nov 08, 2021
Why do I have to add my child to my insurance policy?
I was adding our new van to my insurance the other day and the agent asked who else was in the household. I said no one but my three-year-old daughter—and he wanted all of her info! She can't drive, so why should her information be on my insurance policy?
Shannon Martin
Oct 21, 2021
How to renew a car insurance?
My car insurance is expiring next month, and I'd like to keep my insurance. This is my first-ever policy, though, and I'm not sure how to go about it. How do I renew my car insurance policy?
Emily Maracle
Oct 08, 2021
How do you add another car to your insurance?
With my partner’s new job it’s become clear we need a second car. How do I add it to my insurance?
Will Baldwin
Oct 29, 2021
How can I check if a car is insured for free?
A few days ago, my car was parked in front of my house, and someone hit it and ran off. Thankfully, my neighbors were outside at the time and caught the guy’s license plates. Is there a free way I can check if the person who hit me is insured?
Chloe Jenkins
Dec 19, 2021
How do you rent a car through insurance?
I was in an accident a couple of weeks ago, and my car is in pretty bad shape. I’m doing fine and I’m ready to get back out there, but I need a rental car while my car is in the shop. Is there any way I can rent a car through my insurance provider?
Chloe Jenkins
Dec 29, 2021
How do you dispute a car insurance claim against you?
I got in an accident, but the other person was also being negligent. Ultimately, they filed a claim with my insurance, which has been approved, but I don’t believe I’m exclusively at-fault. How can I dispute this claim?
Lauren Smith
Nov 11, 2021
How long does it take to file a claim?
How long does it take to file a claim? I was in an accident this morning—luckily just a minor fender bender, but it still shook me up a little. I was already late to work, and everything is so busy I don't know when I will have time to call my insurance company. How long will this process take?
Shannon Martin
Oct 25, 2021
How do I find out who I have car insurance with?
I’ve had policies with a lot of different insurance providers in the past, so I don’t remember where I have my current policy. How do I find that out?
Grace Cho
Nov 10, 2021
How do you find out who your car insurance is with?
I need to know the name of my insurance provider for some paperwork, and I can't find it. Where should I look?
Liz Jenson
Nov 11, 2021
Can an insurance company drop you?
Will my car insurance company cancel my policy if I’m not able to make payments? I’m really struggling with bills this month and I’m worried that I might lose my policy.
Liz Jenson
Apr 04, 2022
How do I remove an insurance black box from my car?
I used a black box insurance company because they offered me a pretty good rate, but I'm not sure I love their coverage. I'm thinking of switching insurance to a traditional provider—but I don't know where they actually put the box, and I'm pretty sure i need to move it before I can switch. How can I remove the black box?
Eric Schad
Oct 12, 2021
How can I make sure my insurance policy is still active?
How can I check on my policy status? I just got a message saying that my car insurance is pending cancelation, but I am set up on automatic payments. How is that possible?
Shannon Martin
Oct 25, 2021
How long will it take my car insurance to fix my car?
I was in an accident about a few weeks ago. No one was hurt, thankfully, and my insurance is covering the damage to my car. I've submitted a quote to them and I'm waiting to hear back; I do need my car to get to school and work, and I'm a little worried about how long it's taking. About how long should it take?
Emily Maracle
Oct 08, 2021
How do I find out if my car is insured?
I just bought a car and I thought my dad transferred my insurance to my new car. He says he thinks he did it, but he’s not sure. How can I find out if my car is insured?
Eric Schad
Nov 05, 2021
What mistakes can you make when submitting a claim?
I've just been in my first accident and I'm nervous about having to submit a claim for the first time. I want to make sure I do everything right, so is there anything I should avoid doing?
Emily Maracle
Sep 21, 2021
How can I check my car insurance company’s name?
I have a car I’ve been holding onto and insuring for my niece while she’s away. She’s coming home soon. How do I check which car insurance company this car is under?
Lauren Smith
Nov 15, 2021
How do I see if my car is insured?
I'm pretty sure my insurance is up-to-date, but want to double-check—I’m just not sure what to do! How can I check to see if my car is insured?
Ben Guess
Nov 10, 2021

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