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Are radar detectors legal in Virginia?
I already have two speeding tickets in Virginia, and I can’t afford to get a third one. As a fail-safe, I was thinking about buying a radar detector. Are these devices legal in Virginia?
Eric Schad
Feb 24, 2022
Does renters insurance required in Virginia?
I’m moving to Norfolk, Virginia next week. My apartment’s lease says I’m obligated to get renters insurance. Does Virginia require renters insurance?
Matt Terzi
Jan 28, 2022
Is it illegal to drive without car insurance in Virginia?
Do I have to insure my VW in the state? I'd rather pay a fee than month-to-month premiums if that's an option.
Sophie Newman
Aug 04, 2021
How many days does driving from Virginia to California take?
My mom just got a new job in California. I’m pretty excited to move, but I’m not looking forward to riding all the way there from Virginia with my little brother. How long is this drive going to take?
Sarah Gray
Mar 08, 2022
Do I need to pay a car insurance penalty fee if I'm no longer living in the state?
I moved from Georgia to Virginia. I got insurance in Virginia, but never registered my vehicle. I got a notice from the Georgia DMV that I owe a fine for not having insurance. Do I need to pay the fee?
Emily Maracle
Oct 08, 2021
How long can you drive with expired tags in Virginia?
My registration tags are set to expire soon and I don’t really have time to renew them. How long do I have until it's illegal to drive with expired tags?
Sean Boehme
Feb 28, 2022
Are there any states that do not require auto insurance?
Is auto insurance or another form of financial responsibility required in all 50 states? I'm moving to a new state and want to know if the insurance laws will change.
Matthew Macgugan
Oct 15, 2021
Is car insurance mandatory in every state?
Do I need auto insurance no matter where I move in the U.S.?
Alexah Grinnell
Aug 06, 2021
Are you legally required to have car insurance in Virginia?
I'm moving to Virginia and I need to buy a car for the first time for my new job there. I lived in the city and used public transportation and Uber before. My friend told me I don't need to worry about car insurance in Virginia. Is that true?
Alexah Grinnell
Aug 06, 2021
Is texting and driving illegal in Virginia?
My daughter has a habit of texting while driving and I’m trying to get her to stop. She says it’s not against the law. Can you tell me, is texting while driving illegal in Virginia?
Rob Shapiro
Feb 04, 2022
How much is home insurance in Virginia?
I’m considering purchasing my first home in the Norfolk area of Virginia, but I’m worried about the cost of home insurance. What does home insurance cost in Virginia?
Anthony Pucillo
Feb 03, 2022
How do I buy a used car in Virginia?
I just relocated to Virginia for work. I moved from New York City, where public transit was great and I never needed a car. Now I need to buy a car but don’t want to spend a lot of money, so I’m looking at a used vehicle. How do I buy a used car in Virginia?
Matthew Macgugan
Nov 17, 2021
How far is Virginia from Ohio driving?
I want to take a road trip from Ohio to Virginia because I’ve never been to that part of the country. How far is Virginia to Ohio if I’m behind the wheel?
Eric Schad
Mar 10, 2022
How do car title loans work in Virginia?
I recently had a root canal done, and I highly recommend avoiding them at all costs. Of course, the bill arrived a few weeks later, and even with insurance, it’s a bit more than I anticipated. I’m thinking about taking out a car title loan to help cover the cost, but how do car title loans work in Virginia?
Jack Walsh
Nov 30, 2021
Do I have to buy auto insurance if I live in Virginia?
I live in Richmond, Virginia and I recently bought a new Ford truck. Can I get away with not buying auto insurance?
Emily Richey
May 27, 2021
How far is Virginia from New York driving?
I want to visit my mom in Virginia, but I hate flying. If I’m driving from New York City, how far away is Virginia?
Eric Schad
Mar 10, 2022
What is a safe driving point balance in Virginia?
I don’t understand what safe driving points are. I just moved to Virginia last year and I was recently notified that I have a safe driving point on my license. What does that mean?
Liz Jenson
Apr 14, 2022
What happens if you get into a car accident with someone in Virginia who doesn't have insurance?
Are you supposed to call the police if you're in an accident? I know that insurance isn't required for some people. Would that impact coverage for an accident?
Emily Maracle
Jul 09, 2021
How do you beat reckless driving tickets in Virginia?
I received a reckless driving ticket in Virginia and my court date is coming up. What are my best options for getting the ticket dismissed?
Shannon Fitzgerald
Jan 28, 2022
How far is Virginia from Texas driving?
I’ve never been to Virginia before, but my friend says it’s beautiful. I only have two weeks, so I want to make sure I plan accordingly. How far is Virginia from Texas if I’m driving?
Eric Schad
Mar 10, 2022
How can you legally avoid Virginia’s car tax?
I don’t like the idea of paying tax on my car just for owning it. At the same time, I don’t want to break the law. Is there any way to legally avoid Virginia’s car tax?
Joshua Levy
Nov 18, 2021
Is reckless driving a felony in Virginia?
I was charged with reckless driving while driving through Virginia. I don’t know what this really means. Is reckless driving a felony in Virginia? Or is it a criminal offense?
Rob Shapiro
Feb 04, 2022
How far is Virginia from Florida driving?
I’m thinking about visiting my friend in Virginia over the summer. I currently live in Florida, so I was thinking about taking a long road trip. How far is Virginia from Florida if I’m driving?
Eric Schad
Mar 10, 2022
How long do I have to notify my insurance of my new car?
I live in Virginia, and I’ve decided to buy a new car. How long do I have to tell my insurance company about it?
Lauren Smith
Nov 02, 2021
Is reckless driving a criminal offense in Virginia?
I was recently pulled over in Virginia for reckless driving. I don’t know if it’s a criminal offense or just a traffic infraction. Is reckless driving a criminal offense in Virginia?
Rob Shapiro
Feb 04, 2022
How many hours is it driving from New York to Virginia?
I’ve lived in Virginia all my life, but I never really saw anything outside of my hometown. I’ve been living in New York for a few years now, and I’m thinking about taking my boyfriend back to Virginia for a road trip through the state this fall. How long will it take us to drive there?
Sarah Gray
Mar 10, 2022
What is the penalty for reckless driving in Virginia?
I was pulled over by a cop just outside of Richmond. He clocked me going 17 mph over the speed limit and told me that he could have given me a reckless driving ticket, but he cut me a break. I’m glad I didn’t get a ticket for that. But what’s the penalty in Virginia for reckless driving?
Eric Schad
Feb 15, 2022
Should I get the Virginia state-minimum insurance requirements for my motorcycle?
I just bought my first motorcycle, and I need to insure it before I get on the road. I was thinking of just getting the Virginia state-minimum requirements because I don't plan on driving too much until I'm comfortable. Should I do this?
Eric Schad
Apr 23, 2021
Is it illegal to not have car insurance in Virginia?
Is it illegal to drive without car insurance in Virginia? What are the penalties for not having insurance in VA?
Matthew Macgugan
Oct 15, 2021
How do I get my driving record in Virginia?
I want to look at my Virginia driving record because I got a ticket there, but I’m not sure how to do it. Where can I request a copy of my record?
Liz Jenson
Mar 15, 2022

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