Auto Insurance

If you're in a car accident, you might need to get a rental car.

Is my rental car covered by Alabama car insurance if I’m in an accident?

If you’re in a car accident, you will most likely need to take your car to the shop for repairs. The only problem is that repairs can take time, and you might be out of a car for a while. And that turns into a bit of a situation when you consider that you need a car to get around – to get to work, to run errands, to visit friends or family, to take your kids to school when it’s raining. Basically, you’re thinking it’ll be necessary to get a rental car. But the thing is rental cars aren’t free. And you’re wondering if Alabama car insurance will cover the cost. We’ll explain.

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These ten terms are helpful to know when you're handling car insurance.

10 essential Alabama car insurance vocab words to know

Car insurance is something that everyone needs if they’re going to get behind the wheel, but somehow there are a lot of vocab words that they don’t teach you in school. When it comes to decoding Alabama car insurance, you might feel like you need a cheat sheet. Well, we decided to make one. Here are ten car insurance terms to keep up your sleeve – and wow your agent with when you toss them around casually.

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Comprehensive car insurance can cover a stolen car.

Does Alabama car insurance cover a stolen car?

It’s kind of one of the worst nightmares of every car owner – walking out to the driveway or the parking lot and realizing that your car is not where you left it. Since you’re pretty sure that your car can’t drive itself, the logical explanation is that the car has been stolen. Now your question is this: will Alabama car insurance cover you if your car is stolen? We’ll explain what you need to know about insurance and car theft.

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There are many factors that influence the price of Alabama car insurance.

What factors affect Alabama car insurance rates?

You might dread the moment that your car insurance arrives in the mail or the payment auto-debits from your bank account. The bill might look like a lot of dollar signs. And the number might seem completely random – why are your rates what they are? Where is this random payment amount coming from – is it just the powers-that-be that chose a rate out of a hat? Not exactly. There are a lot of factors that affect Alabama car insurance rates, and we’ll explain some of them.

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