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Florida Drivers: Commuting to Work Is Costing You a Disney Vacation Every Year
The average Floridian commuter spends nearly $5,000 every year to get to work. What can they do to bring those costs down?
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Jerry
Jan 19, 2022
Selling a Car in Florida
Selling a car in Florida involves filling out the title and filing a Notice of Sale before removing and surrendering the license plates.
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Jerry
Jan 05, 2022
Florida Car Inspection
There are no Florida car inspection requirements—unless you’ve purchased a new car outside the state or a used vehicle within the state.
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Jerry
Jan 05, 2022
How to Keep Your Car Safe in South Florida's Climate
Florida can get extremely hot, and this can damage your car. To keep your car safe, you can use sun protection products and perform routine maintenance.
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Jerry
Oct 14, 2021
Lemon Laws in Florida
Florida lemon laws help protect customers from defective vehicles—but they only apply to new and demo cars.
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Jerry
Oct 14, 2021
Try Not to Break Any of These Weird Driving Laws in Florida
The Sunshine State is a unique place. Have you broken any of Florida’s weird driving laws?
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Jerry
Oct 14, 2021
Controversial New Car Insurance Law Could Mean Higher Rates for Florida Drivers
Florida is already known for having higher than average car insurance rates. Unfortunately for drivers, rates could soon be rising again thanks to a new law.
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Jerry
Oct 14, 2021
Tesla Proposed 'Las Olas Loop' in Florida
The Boring Company proposed a deal with Fort Lauderdale to build a tunnel that runs from downtown to the beach. This will be the second loop system implemented from TBC if the proposal is approved.
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Jerry
Oct 14, 2021
Florida Ranking Second for Hot Car Deaths Prompts Calls for Heat-Detecting Technology
Florida ranks second in the nation for hot car deaths. This is prompting advocates to call for legislation to keep kids from dying in hot cars.
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Jerry
Oct 14, 2021
Seat-Belt Laws in Florida
In the state of Florida, the driver, front-seat passengers, and passengers under the age of 18 must wear a seat-belt.
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Jerry
Oct 14, 2021
The Best Road Trip from Indianapolis to Florida
Cruise from the midwest to the south—and end up at Disney—on a fascinating summer road trip.
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Jerry
Oct 28, 2021
Florida to New York Road Trip
Start in Miami and make your way up into Georgia, then through South Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania to ultimately end in New York City.
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Jerry
Oct 28, 2021
Lexus Partners with Miami Dolphins to Fight Against Cancer
Lexus and the Miami Dolphins partner together, this partnership gives more brand recognition to Lexus and has them involved in the “Dolphins Challenge Cancer” initiative.
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Jerry
Jan 03, 2022
Florida Insurance Agent Reveals Best Ways to Get Cheap Car Insurance
A Florida insurance agent named Victor Schlicht has outlined several cheap car insurance tips.
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Jerry
Oct 14, 2021
New EV Chargers Are Coming to Florida Highways
Blink Charging, one of the leading providers of public charging stations, will install more EV chargers along Flordia highways.
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Jerry
Oct 14, 2021
5 Drive-Through Haunted Houses to See This Halloween
This Halloween, you can get spooked without even leaving your car with these five drive-through haunted house attractions.
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Jerry
Oct 14, 2021

All Questions on Florida

How do I stop back sweat while driving?
I live in Florida. Since it’s hot all the time, I often get a disgusting amount of back sweat while I’m driving—regardless of whether I have the air conditioner on. Are there any ways to avoid back sweat while I’m driving?
Eric Schad
Jan 19, 2022
How do you sell a car with a loan in Florida?
How can I sell my car in Florida if it still has a loan? I want to get a car with better gas mileage to make my commute a little cheaper, but I haven’t finished paying off my old car loan yet.
Liz Jenson
Dec 01, 2021
How do car title loans work in Florida?
My daughter is heading off to college this fall, but buying everything for her dorm room and classes is expensive. I could really use some extra cash to make sure she has everything she needs, and I’ve been thinking about getting a car title loan. How do car title loans work in Florida?
Jack Walsh
Nov 30, 2021
Are car title loans legal in Florida?
I live in Florida. One of my friends said title loans are illegal. Another said they're not. I'm pretty sure I've seen title loan shops. Are car title loans legal in Florida?
Lauren Smith
Nov 25, 2021
How do I store a car in Florida?
I live in Florida, but I got a one-year job contract in New York City. I won’t need my car in the Big Apple, so I’m going to keep it at my house in Tampa. I’ve never stored a car before, so I’m wondering, how do I store a car in Florida?
Eric Schad
Nov 25, 2021
How do you transfer a car title in Florida after someone's death?
My grandfather recently passed. In his will, he left me his 1969 Camaro. I know I need to transfer the title, but how would I do that after he has died?
Emily Maracle
Nov 18, 2021
How do you sign over a car title in Florida?
What steps should I take to sign over a car title in Florida? I’m selling my car to a friend from college, and I’m having a little trouble figuring out how to transfer the title.
Joshua Levy
Nov 18, 2021
How do I sell a car with a loan on it if I live in Florida?
I live in Pensacola and I want to sell my current car. The problem is that it still has a loan on it. Can I sell this car? How do I do it?
Eric Schad
Nov 17, 2021
How do you get car insurance?
I’m a first-time car buyer—I recently graduated from college in Florida, and I’m currently shopping for my first vehicle. I know I need to insure it, too, but I’m not really sure where to start. What is the best way to get car insurance?
Carlos Kirby
Nov 11, 2021
How much does it cost to ship a car from Florida to Colombia?
I’m moving back with my family to Colombia. I bought a vehicle while I lived in Miami, and I want to take it home with me. How much does it cost to ship a car from Florida to Colombia?
Matthew Macgugan
Nov 10, 2021
How do I get a title for a car in Florida?
What’s the car titling process in Florida? I’m buying a car after recently moving here. I’m not sure how it all works.
Hana Sabah
Oct 29, 2021
Can a cop in Florida issue me a citation for a lack of a safety inspection if my car is registered from out of state?
I have a vehicle from Massachusetts that won't pass a new safety inspection. I'm planning to buy a new car, but I'm taking a road trip to Florida for one last hoorah. Can a Florida cop issue me a citation for this?
Eric Schad
Oct 29, 2021
What is the cheapest insurance in Florida?
I just moved to Florida and am thinking about switching insurance carriers. What is the most affordable coverage I can receive in Florida?
Gracie Hanson
Oct 25, 2021
How do I get car insurance in Florida?
I'm moving to Florida from Georgia. I've never had to get car insurance in another state. How would I get insurance in Florida?
Emily Maracle
Oct 22, 2021
If shingles from my house damage my car during a hurricane in Florida, does my auto policy or home policy pay for it?
My car and home were unfortunately damaged in a recent hurricane—my shingles flew off the roof, and then hit my car. Luckily it’s mostly minor damage, but do I need to put in a claim for both my auto and home policies? How does this work?
Shannon Martin
Oct 22, 2021
How do I donate a car in Florida?
I want to donate a car to Vehicles for Veterans in Florida. What steps should I take?
Eric Schad
Oct 21, 2021
How do I know if my insurance covers my rental car?
I'm going to Florida in a few days and I reserved a Hertz rental car at the airport. Does my insurance cover my rental?
Matthew Macgugan
Oct 20, 2021
How can I lower my car insurance in Florida?
I'm paying $300 a month for insurance. I live in South Beach. How can I lower my car insurance?
Emily Maracle
Oct 20, 2021
How can I save money on my car insurance policy in Florida?
Do I need to keep the bodily injury coverage on my Florida policy? I have been looking for a way to save money and some of my friends told me that I don't need that coverage. They don't have it and their policies are dirt cheap!
Shannon Martin
Oct 14, 2021
Does snowbird insurance apply in Arizona?
I know that Florida requires drivers to get state car insurance even if they're snowbirds. Is the same true of vacationers in Arizona?
Sophie Newman
Sep 17, 2021
What is snowbird car insurance in Florida?
I'm thinking of moving to Florida but my friend warned me I might need to get snowbird car insurance. What does this mean?
Sophie Newman
Sep 17, 2021
If I'm a snowbird in Florida, what do I do about car insurance?
I spend about four months a year in Florida. Do I need to purchase insurance in the state?
Sophie Newman
Sep 17, 2021
What is snowbird car insurance?
I just bought a vacation house in Florida. My new neighbors told me I need to get snowbird car insurance for our car that I'm driving here. What is this and do I really need it?
Sophie Newman
Sep 17, 2021
What is the minimum car insurance requirement for Florida?
What's the minimum amount of car insurance I need in Florida? My partner and I retired here a couple of years ago and have loved the warmer weather, but the car insurance rates are starting to make our budget too tight for us to live comfortably.
Rachel Juillerat
Sep 16, 2021
How much does boat insurance cost annually?
I have my boat parked in a new marina in Florida that requires insurance. How much will it cost to insure my boat?
Sophie Newman
Sep 15, 2021
Can boat insurance protect my boat from storm damage?
I live in Florida and want to protect my boat. As hurricanes and tropical storms are common, would boat insurance protect it?
Emily Maracle
Sep 01, 2021
How do I maintain car paint shine?
"How do I keep my car paint shiny? I live in Florida and I've noticed that the paint on my car has started to fade in the sun. How do I keep my car paint looking new? How can I make the car paint shine?"
Eric Schad
Aug 23, 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?
Sophie Newman
Aug 18, 2021
Can I register a car in Florida with an out-of-state license?
My state license is still in New York, but I've moved to Florida and want to get my car registered here. Can I still get insurance?
Sophie Newman
Aug 18, 2021
Where's the best place to find home insurance for a property in Florida?
I bought a property in Ft. Lauderdale. I'm trying to find an affordable home insurance policy in Florida, but it's been hard. Where's the best place to look?
Eric Schad
Aug 12, 2021

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