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5 Tips for Avoiding Having Your Car Insurance Claim Denied
Submitting a car insurance claim is almost never a fun process. Having an insurance claim denied only makes the process more frustrating.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Data on the Most Stolen Car Reveals Ways To Prevent Auto Theft
Stolen car data help to reveal a lot of useful information on how to best protect your vehicle. What are the easiest steps you can take?
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Rental Car Insurance, Explained
Rental car insurance may be unnecessary if you have car insurance. Read this rental insurance guide to find out when you should buy rental car insurance.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Now Is the Right Time To Try Pay-per-Mile Car Insurance
For many people, there's no better time than now to try pay-per-mile car insurance. What are the benefits of this new type of car insurance and how can you try it for yourself?
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
4 Weirdest Things People Have Actually Insured
Everybody knows about the common types of insurance for things like a car or house. However, some people to extreme lengths to protect some downright weird stuff.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Pay-Per-Mile Insurance Only Makes Sense For Certain Types of Drivers
Pay-per-mile insurance makes sense if you fall into this group of drivers. The pandemic has made usage-based insurance especially attractive. Should you make the switch?
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
A Shady Car Insurance Fraud Ring Might Have Just Been Busted
An alleged car insurance fraud ring was recently busted in North Dakota. Most people don’t realize these crimes have an unfortunate cascading impact on every other driver.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Don't Expect Car Insurance Companies To Pay For Routine Repairs
Even routine car care can get expensive. But when these repair bills start to add up, you shouldn't be expecting your car insurance to pick up the bill.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Auto Insurance Agents Might Become a Thing Of the Past
The days of having the same local car insurance agent for life are probably over. So what does the new face of car insurance look like?
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Victim of Horrific Car Crash Was Lucky To Have a Rock-Solid Insurance Policy
A serious car accident can leave you with some serious medical bills. For one man, these medical bills could have been a lot worse.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Minimum Car Insurance Required in Your State
Most states require bodily injury and property damage liability coverage. Read this guide on each state's coverage requirements to learn more.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Freak Tennis Ball-Sized Hail in Alabama Caused a Car Insurance Nightmare
After getting slammed with tennis ball-sized hail, Alabama residents are finding themselves trapped in a car insurance nightmare. What are the steps you can take to avoid this nightmare?
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
1 in 2 People Don’t Know How to Safely Transport Their Dog
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a spike in pet adoption, as well as people transporting their pet in the car. Many owners do not know how to safely protect their pets during car travel.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
How Sleet, Hail, and Freezing Rain Can Affect Your Drive
Sleet can be a nuisance, hail can act like projectiles and be very dangerous, while freezing rain turns roads to ice and can make for treacherous driving.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022

All Questions on Types of Insurance

What do I do if someone hit my car and fled the scene?
"What can I do if someone rear ended me then sped off? We agreed to move to a different spot, but they left. I got their license plate, but the number isn't associated with the vehicle they were driving. I wasn't able to call the police until later since I didn't have my phone with me."
Emily Maracle
Jun 21, 2021
How do you pay off your car loan early?
I took out my car loan years ago, and now I have a much better-paying job. I’ve been thinking about paying off the loan. Can I pay off the rest of my car loan early? If so, how?
Jack Walsh
Dec 10, 2021
Can you buy international car insurance?
I'm going overseas for a year. I'll be taking my car and will need insurance. Is there any kind of international insurance I can buy to ensure that my car is covered?
Emily Maracle
Sep 10, 2021
Do I need full coverage on a 2005 Subaru Impreza?
"Do I need full coverage on an older vehicle? I'm 22 and don't have a great driving record. I've been accident free for a 1 year, but my insurance is still expensive. For full coverage, I'd be paying $400 a month. For liability only, I'd only be paying $250."
Emily Maracle
Jun 22, 2021
How do I put insurance on a car?
I know pretty much nothing about cars, or car ownership. How do I put insurance on a car?
Nick Kunze
Mar 07, 2022
What type of car insurance do I need for fall?
Do I need to change my car insurance with the seasons? The weather is finally cooling down and I'm wondering if I need to adjust my car insurance coverage. Is there a specific kind of insurance I should be carrying going into fall?
Emily Maracle
Oct 13, 2021
What is dollar a day insurance and can I purchase it in New Jersey?
I've heard of dollar a day insurance to help cover medical payments. What is it and how do I qualify?
Sophie Newman
Jul 22, 2021
How can I check on my car insurance?
I traded in my car on a whim last week, and the dealership helped me update my policy. It all happened so fast that I don’t really know what coverage I have. How can I check on my car insurance?
Shannon Martin
Nov 05, 2021
Can you insure a remodeled van?
How would I go about insuring a remodeled van? I converted an old van into a living space. The problem is it's hard to classify since it's not officially an RV, but it's not a regular van either. Which companies will even offer me insurance?
Sophie Newman
Jul 28, 2021
Does home insurance cover lost jewelry?
After coming home from vacation, we found out we were robbed. The sad thing is, I left my wedding ring at home because I didn’t want to lose it on our trip, and now it’s gone anyway. Does home insurance cover lost jewelry?
Melanie Mergen
Feb 07, 2022
Do I need insurance for my pumpkin patch?
I own a farm in Pennsylvania and we’ve been growing pumpkins for years. This year, we want to open it to the public. Do we need to get some sort of insurance to do so?
Chloe Jenkins
May 02, 2022
Do I need comprehensive insurance?
Do I need to keep comprehensive coverage on my car I paid off? I've never had an accident and would like to save some money.
Emily Maracle
Jul 06, 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?
Emily Maracle
Jul 29, 2021
How do you get insurance for a rental car business?
I'm starting a rental car business. What kind of insurance will I need and where can I get it?
Emily Maracle
Oct 07, 2021
If my car won't start after a snowstorm, can I call State Farm insurance to help?
"I'm not sure if my insurance will cover whatever's wrong, but I'm wondering if calling them will help. I don't have full coverage."
Sophie Newman
Jul 27, 2021
Do you legally have to have car insurance?
Do drivers legally have to have car insurance? I want to know if drivers are required to have car insurance and what happens if I don’t have it.
Matthew Macgugan
Mar 01, 2022
Does a business have to pay for damages if their property hits your car?
"A sign from a store hit my car during a windstorm. I was parked in the store's parking lot. I complained to the store and they said they aren't liable. How can I make them pay?"
Emily Maracle
Jul 28, 2021
How can I distinguish between comprehensive and collision insurance?
"What is the difference between comprehensive and collision insurance? I drive an F-150 and live in Arizona."
Sophie Newman
Jul 28, 2021
What do I do if I get into a not at-fault accident?
"Do I need to inform my insurance if I filed a claim with the other person's? I was in a multi-vehicle accident and the at-fault driver was arrested at the scene. I have medical bills and need to get a rental car as well. What should I do next?"
Emily Maracle
Jul 27, 2021
What should I do if I was involved in a wreck in Utah and the other driver doesn't have insurance?
"It was not my fault and I have the other driver's details. When I called their insurance company, they told me the person's insurance has expired. What are my options?"
Sophie Newman
Jul 27, 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?
Emily Maracle
Jul 29, 2021
How do I get insurance for a second hand car?
My mother is getting a new car and said she’d give me her old one. How do I get insurance for a used car?
Lauren Smith
Oct 12, 2021
What is the difference between a warranty and maintenance?
I've heard the words warranty and maintenance thrown around regularly. What's the difference between the two?
Eric Schad
Nov 01, 2021
What is the most dangerous time of year to drive?
I thought winter was always the most dangerous time to drive, but my friend says I'm wrong. What’s the most dangerous driving season?
Emily Maracle
Oct 13, 2021
What is better to have, comprehensive or collision?
Is it better to have comprehensive or collision? I don't really want to pay for both.
Emily Maracle
Jul 15, 2021
How do you get a car under your business?
I’m trying to buy a car under my business name because we need some mode of transportation for goods and services. It would be a regular car for delivering items to clients. We’d use our personal car, but we need it for family matters. How do I buy a commercial vehicle?
Hana Sabah
Nov 02, 2021
Do I need medical payments coverage if I have liability and uninsured motorist coverage on my van?
I have bodily injury on my policy as well as uninsured motorist coverage. What would medical payments cover that bodily injury and uninsured motorist wouldn't?
Emily Maracle
May 18, 2021
What's the difference between replacement cost and actual cash value in a homeowners policy?
"I’m applying for homeowners insurance and all the different coverage options and terminology are making my head spin. Can you tell me how actual cash value differs from replacement cost? "
Jackie Whalen
Apr 08, 2021
What parts will my insurance cover?
My car’s bumper, fenders, hood, and headlights were all damaged in a crash. Will my insurance cover repairs/replacement for all these parts?
Jessica Bartolucci
Mar 12, 2021
How do I find good car insurance?
I am moving away from home for the first time and need to get my own car insurance right? How do I find good car insurance?
Lauren Smith
Aug 16, 2021

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