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What is the minimum car insurance required in Arkansas?
How much car insurance does Arkansas require? I'm a college student looking for ways to save money. Help!
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Rachel Juillerat
Sep 14, 2021
How do I get out-of-state car insurance if I'm a college student?
I'm attending college at the University of Idaho in the fall, and I live in Montana. I'm taking my car with me, but I'm not sure if I need to change my car insurance policy—I'm still living in Montana, so is there any way I can keep my out-of-state car insurance?
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Eric Schad
Sep 13, 2021
Do some states forbid distant student discounts for car insurance?
Do any states prohibit distant student discounts? My son just moved all the way to Michigan to start college! We'd love to keep him insured, but my husband said that Michigan law might prevent insurance providers from offering distant student discounts.
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Shannon Martin
Sep 09, 2021
Can I keep my insurance as a college student?
My car is registered in Florida but I'm in Alabama for school. Can I keep my registration and insurance in another state?
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Sophie Newman
Aug 18, 2021
Is it illegal to insure a car in one state and have it registered in another?
I just moved to Texas for school, but I want to keep my car registered in California. Is that possible?
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Sophie Newman
Aug 18, 2021
What are the penalties for driving without car insurance in Vermont?
I'm a student and I can't afford to pay for car insurance along with my lease payments. Do I have the option to do without car insurance?
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Sophie Newman
Aug 03, 2021
Can students get cheap car insurance?
I currently pay $200 a month for insurance. I am a student and live on a budget. Can I find cheaper car insurance? Everywhere seems to be really expensive.
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Emily Maracle
Jul 29, 2021
What do students normally pay for car insurance?
I just turned 18 and I want to get my own car insurance. I've been on my parents' policy so I'm not sure how much I should expect to spend. What's the average price that students spend on insurance?
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Emily Maracle
Jul 29, 2021
How can I find cheap car insurance as a student?
I'm in college and need to get car insurance. I was previously on my parents' insurance. I've looked into a few carries and rates seem pretty expensive. How can I find cheap car insurance?
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Emily Maracle
Jul 29, 2021
What do international students normally pay for insurance?
I am getting car insurance for the first time in the US. My friend who is American says she pays $100 a month. Can I expect to pay the same? What's the average cost of car insurance for international students?
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Emily Maracle
Jul 29, 2021
Why is car insurance more expensive for an international student?
I have been getting car insurance quotes from different companies and my rates are really high. All of my other friends who are from the US pay way less. Why are rates higher for international students?
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Emily Maracle
Jul 29, 2021
Who has the best car insurance for international students?
I will need car insurance for my new vehicle, but I am an international student. What company offers the best price for international students? I heard insurance was really expensive in my situation.
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Emily Maracle
Aug 18, 2021
How can international students get car insurance?
I am in the US on a student visa and I will need a car to get around. How can I get car insurance?
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Emily Maracle
Jul 29, 2021
Does Progressive offer discounts for college students in Colorado?
If I don't take my car with me to school, will I still be eligible for student discounts? I'm about to attend the University of Colorado at Boulder.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
Do college students get discounts through State Farm?
Are there student discounts available for when I start classes in the spring? I'm on my parents' insurance policy and we use State Farm.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
What address should I use for car insurance if I go to college out of state?
My home address is in Missouri but I'm going to school in Indiana. Which address should I use for car insurance?
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
Is car insurance more expensive for students over 25?
Will my car insurance get more expensive if I go back to school? I'm over 25, but I'm going back to school in August.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
Is insurance cheaper for students?
If I'm 20 but actively enrolled in school, will it be cheaper for me to purchase insurance than if I'm not in school? I'm thinking of enrolling in a local college or community college.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
Does GEICO offer discounts to college students?
How can I get student discounts through GEICO? I'm going to have to purchase my own insurance policy (separate from my parents) and I'm looking at going with GEICO.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
What is a good student discount with Nationwide?
How do I qualify for a good student discount? My mom said I may be eligible for this discount because of my grades.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
How much is car insurance for a college student in Ohio?
How much can I expect to pay for insurance if I have my own plan? My parents will not keep me on their car insurance plan when I go to college and I'm in the process of purchasing my own car.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
What do I do with my child's car insurance if she's going to school in another state?
Will I need to change my policy when my daughter moves away? We live in California and in the fall my daughter will be attending the University of Arizona. She currently drives one of our cars and is on our policy.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
Do college students have to pay for their own car insurance if they move out of state?
If I'm living out of state, do I need to get my own car insurance? My parents live in New York and I'm going to school in Boston.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
Do college students in Texas get a car insurance discount with Allstate?
Does Allstate offer any discounts for college students or good grades? I'm at Texas State and wondering if I can get better car insurance rates as a full-time college student.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
What GPA do I need to get a discount on my insurance policy?
Will a 3.2 GPA help me save money on my car insurance? I have my first transcript back from college and I did pretty well: 3.2. This may be the first time I can get a discount on my car insurance and I wasn't sure what the GPA cut off is.
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Shannon Martin
Jul 12, 2021
How will my insurance company know that I am a student?
Do I have to tell my insurance company I am a student or do they automatically know? I just realized I never told my insurance company that I am a college student. I want to make sure the rate of my policy is as low as possible.
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Shannon Martin
Jul 12, 2021
Now that my kid is going away for college, should he get his own insurance policy?
How do I set up my son's insurance when he leaves for college? My son will be headed off to college soon, he is going to take some summer classes before the fall semester starts. His campus isn't pedestrian-friendly, so he will need to take a car with him.
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Shannon Martin
Jul 12, 2021
Can my child insure our car in a different state?
Will we be able to keep the car on our policy while it is driven in another state? Our youngest daughter will be going to college out of state in Nebraska. We currently live in Virginia and plan on letting her take one of our cars to school.
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Shannon Martin
Jul 12, 2021
Is my university address considered my primary residence by the car insurance company?
If the insurance company needs my primary residence, should I give them my university address or my parents address?
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Shannon Martin
Jul 12, 2021

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