insurance

7 steps to find and buy car insurance

Choose your car wisely
Next
2 of 9
Back
Choose your car wisely

If you're planning to purchase an auto, think about car insurance before writing a check or signing on the dotted line. Some makes and models of cars will have a greater impact on your car insurance rate, so it's a good idea to check with an insurance agent or website before making a purchase.

For instance, "Sports cars will definitely increase your rate, while a minivan is likely to have little impact," says Michelle O'Connor of O'Connor Insurance Associates Inc. in Charlotte, N.C.


 

 

advertisement

Show Bankrate's community sharing policy
          Connect with us
advertisement
CD & INVESTING NEWSLETTER

Learn the latest trends that will help grow your portfolio, plus tips on investing strategies. Delivered weekly.

Blog

Jay MacDonald

Few are buying ‘Wal-Mart life’

Despite the power of Wal-Mart and the charm of Peanuts, life insurance remains a tough sell to the middle class.  ... Read more

advertisement
Partner Center
advertisement

Connect with us