Car insurance coverage: All you need to know in 5 easy steps

car insurance coverage will protect your walletWhen you choose your coverage, there's plenty to think about:

  • How much to buy?
  • What deductibles do I need?
  • Is Uninsured Motorist coverage important?
  • And, why does insurance in my state cost so much?

Read, learn and feel confident when you shop in 5 easy steps.

1. Liability coverage: The insurance everyone needs

Liability coverage protects you against the damages you cause to others. It is mandatory in almost every state. But how much coverage do you need? Find out.

2. Collision and comprehensive insurance: Should you buy?

Collision insurance covers damages to your car caused by a crash into a car or other object. Comprehensive insurance covers other mishaps that damage your vehicle, such as hail damage. Do you need these optional coverage types?

3. Uninsured motorist insurance: The dangers of skipping this coverage

Uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage protects you if you're hit by a driver with no insurance or inadequate coverage. Find out why skipping this insurance may be a mistake.

See what insurance coverage people like you buy

Insurance.com's "What Insurance Do Drivers Like You Buy?" tool shows you how your car insurance choices compare to those of similar drivers.

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