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USAA Motorcycle Insurance
USAA offers affordable motorcycle insurance for motorcycles and two-wheelers—but it’s only available for active military members and veterans.
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Andrea Barrett
Jan 26, 2023
Should You Get a USAA Umbrella Policy?
Veterans, military members, and their spouses and children can get up to $5 million worth of umbrella liability insurance through USAA. Is it right for you?
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Amber Reed
Jan 24, 2023
​​USAA Classic Car Insurance
USAA offers classic car insurance to certain collectible vehicles. It covers up to the vehicle’s full assessed value in damages.
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Shannon Fitzgerald
Jan 19, 2023
How to Get Your USAA Insurance ID Card
If you are a USAA policyholder and need your insurance card, you can securely access and download it from USAA.com or the USAA mobile app.
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Tiffany Leung
Jan 18, 2023
Your Guide to USAA Mexico Insurance
Your USAA insurance policy may extend your full coverage across the Mexican border, but you’ll still need some extra coverage.
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Macy Fouse
Jan 17, 2023
What Does USAA’s Full Coverage Auto Insurance Cover?
USAA’s full coverage auto insurance is a great (and affordable) option for most drivers—but is it right for you?
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Kara Vanderbeek
Jan 05, 2023
Does USAA Insure Cars with Rebuilt Titles?
USAA may offer rebuilt title insurance, but you’ll pay a lot more for coverage than you would with a clean title car. Learn more here.
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Bonnie Stinson
Jan 05, 2023
How to Lower Your USAA Car Insurance Rate
USAA members and their families are rewarded for their military service with plenty of ways to save on car insurance. Find out how to save here.
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Drew Waterstreet
Jan 04, 2023
Does USAA Offer Non-Owner Car Insurance?
USAA offers one of the cheapest non-owner car insurance policies around—but you have to be an active or retired veteran to take advantage of USAA’s rates.
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Matt Nightingale
Dec 27, 2022
How to Get a USAA Good Student Discount
USAA’s good student discount could earn you 3% off your policy price—but that’s not the only discount you could qualify for. Learn more here.
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Bonnie Stinson
Dec 09, 2022
How USAA Got Its Name, Are They Made for You?
USAA has been a reliable source of insurance for military members and their families for 100 years. Are they the right choice for you and your family?
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Hannah DeWitt
May 25, 2022
Rob Gronkowski's USAA Partnership Is Historic for the Company
Rob Gronkowski and USAA have teamed up for a series of commercials. For the first time, USAA has partnered with a civilian to promote their military-only car insurance.
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Andrew Koole
Jun 01, 2022
How to Cancel USAA Insurance
If you need to cancel your USAA insurance policy, you can call them at 1-800-531-USAA (8722).
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Cameron Thiessen
Dec 16, 2022
The Best Car Insurance for Military Members and Veterans
USAA and GEICO are both top contenders for the best military provider of car insurance. Read this military car insurance guide to learn more.
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Bonnie Stinson
Dec 09, 2022
The Best Car Insurance Companies According to Consumer Reports
Consumer Reports’ car insurance company review can help you decide which one will work best for you. Here are the top three.
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Kiana Justice
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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Jacoba Bood
Dec 07, 2022
USAA Made a Smart Acquisition to Its Car Insurance Team
Texas-based insurer USAA is acquiring Noblr, a small company that offers personalized car insurance based on driving behaviors through its app.
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Lisa Steuer McArdle
Dec 16, 2022
The 3 Best Car Insurance Companies According to U.S. News
Are you happy with your car insurance company? See which companies are ranked the best for coverage and price according to U.S. News.
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Alex Healey
Apr 27, 2022
USAA Is Finally Rolling Out a Popular New Car Insurance Plan
USAA is one of the most respected car insurance companies in the industry. It is now offering telematics options for a few states.
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Andrew Koole
Apr 27, 2022
2 Car Insurance Giants Are Teaming Up To Take On an Emerging Technology
USAA and State Farm have teamed up to improve the insurance claims process, and they’re using blockchain technology to do it.
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Andrew Koole
Dec 16, 2022

All Questions on USAA

If my car is totaled, how does USAA determine the actual cash value of my vehicle?
How does USAA determine the actual cash value of a vehicle? My car was totaled by another driver, but I have full coverage through USAA. I've heard that USAA will give me the cash value of my vehicle, but then I'm still on the hook for any remaining balance on my loan.
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Eric Schad
Jul 16, 2021
Will USAA car insurance pay for a car rental?
Will USAA pay for a car rental? My car was recently hit by another driver and needs extensive repairs. USAA told me it isn't totaled, but I need to get around somehow while the car is in the shop.
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Eric Schad
Jul 16, 2021
How do I sign up for USAA car insurance?
I've decided to cancel my current insurance and switch to USAA—they have a policy that would work really well for me. However, I’m not sure where to start! How do I sign up for a USAA car insurance plan?
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Ben Guess
Nov 12, 2021
Does USAA renters insurance cover lost jewelry?
I inherited my great-great grandmother’s sapphire and diamond engagement ring. My mother is telling me that jewelry like that is not covered by my renters insurance. Is this true or not? Does USAA renters insurance cover lost jewelry?
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Rachel Rigolino
Feb 21, 2022
Does USAA renters insurance cover moving?
I have a USAA renters insurance policy. I am about to move apartments. Will my USAA renters insurance cover my move?
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Nick Kunze
Aug 25, 2022
When will I get a letter of renewal for USAA car insurance?
"I know my renewal date for my car insurance is coming up (it's been around 12 months), but I can't remember exactly when it is. When can I expect a renewal notice from my car insurance? Will it give me enough time to renew?"
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Sophie Newman
Jul 21, 2021
How does USAA car replacement assistance work?
What is car replacement insurance? I've been looking at USAA for my insurance but the company has all these add-on policies. I don't know if I should get them.
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Eric Schad
Nov 29, 2021
Does USAA refinance car loans?
I just got married to my wife, who’s in the Air Force. About a month after our wedding, I opened a USAA account on her suggestion. While I opened the account for banking, I also want to find someone to refinance my car loan. Does USAA do refinancing on auto loans?
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Eric Schad
Dec 14, 2021
Does USAA renters insurance cover cell phones?
I’m really upset. My brand new iPhone was stolen from my car last night. Is there any chance that my USAA renters insurance will cover this type of cell phone loss?
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Rachel Rigolino
Feb 21, 2022
Does USAA have a good driving discount?
I'm in the military and am thinking of joining USAA. I am considering switching to their insurance. I haven't had an accident in six years, do they offer good driving discounts?
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Emily Maracle
Jul 19, 2021
Do any carriers offer discounts for military members over the age of 65?
I already have a military discount on my policy, but do any carriers also offer senior discounts? I am 67 and a former military member.
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Emily Maracle
Jul 19, 2021
How can I cancel my USAA car insurance policy?
I'm being discharged from the military next month and want to cancel my USAA car insurance. How would I do that?
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Emily Maracle
Oct 19, 2021
What is the best car insurance for veterans?
I'm retired military. What is the best car insurance for me and my family?
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Sophie Newman
Sep 16, 2021
Can I join USAA if I'm not in the military?
I heard USAA has good service and insurance rates.
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Emily Maracle
Jul 19, 2021
What information can I expect to get from an insurance agent at USAA?
"What should I keep in mind when calling an agent at USAA? I want to call someone at the company and I need to brainstorm a list of questions to ask them."
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Sophie Newman
Jul 28, 2021
Does USAA renters insurance cover flood damage?
I am a veteran who rents a condo in Florida. I just got USAA renters insurance. I’m curious—am I covered for flood damage?
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Nick Kunze
Feb 10, 2022
Does USAA renters insurance cover flooding?
This week a terrible storm passed through our neighborhood. We were shocked when the little stream that runs near a local park flooded out the first floor of our rental house. Unfortunately, it looks like we’ve lost most of our living room furniture. Does USAA renters insurance cover flood damage?
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Rachel Rigolino
Feb 21, 2022
How much is renters insurance through USAA?
I am a veteran weighing my options for where to purchase renters insurance. How much does renters insurance cost through USAA?
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Nick Kunze
Feb 10, 2022
What is the best car insurance company for active duty military and veterans?
Is there a company that will offer me good rates now that I'm discharged? I will be discharged from the military soon.
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Emily Maracle
Jul 16, 2021
How can I lower my USAA car insurance rate?
I've been with USAA for decades and I'm happy with their service. However, my insurance rates went up quite a bit last period, even without an accident, ticket, or claim. Is there any reason this might have happened? And how can I lower my USAA car insurance rate?
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Eric Schad
Sep 13, 2021
How do I cancel USAA car insurance online?
Bye-bye USAA. I want to try a different policy provider. How do I cancel USAA car insurance online?
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georgina grant
Nov 05, 2021
Am I able to join USAA if my father is retired military?
Can I join USAA if my father is a veteran? I've heard that USAA has great car insurance rates and I want to join up. I know there are certain guidelines you have to meet for membership.
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Eric Schad
Jul 16, 2021
Does USAA raise your rates if you are in an accident?
I got into an accident recently and I'm worried my rate will increase. I wasn't at fault, but I had to submit a claim through my insurance. Will my rate go up?
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Emily Maracle
Jul 19, 2021
Is USAA the only insurance carrier to offer benefits to members of the military and their families?
Are they really the best choice or are there other insurance companies that offer the same benefits? I am thinking about switching insurance carriers. A lot of my military friends are with USAA.
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Shannon Martin
Jul 26, 2021
Can I add my non-married partner to my USAA car insurance?
Can I add my partner to my USAA policy? I want to add my girlfriend to my car insurance policy as we only have one car after hers died.
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Eric Schad
Nov 26, 2021
How do I cancel my renters insurance with USAA?
I currently have a renters insurance policy with USAA. I’m looking around for a new company and I’d like to switch. What’s the best way to cancel my renters insurance with USAA?
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Payton Ternus
Feb 03, 2022
How much is renters insurance with USAA?
I’ve just enlisted with the Air Force and have relocated to Dover, Delaware, where I plan to live off-base with my wife and daughter. I’m shopping around for renters insurance and want to know—how much is renters insurance with USAA?
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Rachel Rigolino
Feb 21, 2022
Does USAA provide coverage in Canada?
I'm going to rent a car while visiting Canada. Will I be covered by my car insurance? I have USAA on my car in the US.
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Emily Maracle
Aug 16, 2021
How do I cancel my USAA renters insurance?
I have a renters insurance policy with USAA. I’m moving back home, so I won’t need coverage anymore. How can I cancel my USAA renters insurance?
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Emily Maracle
Feb 02, 2022
Does USAA renters insurance cover pet damage?
My Pomeranian is a menace! He got out of his crate and proceeded to rip up a large chunk of my apartment’s wall-to-wall carpeting. My friend who’s a contractor says I’ll need to install a new carpet—or at least pay for replacing the carpet when I leave. Does USAA renters insurance cover pet damage?
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Rachel Rigolino
Feb 21, 2022

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