Does your proof of insurance that you carry in your car have to be the original or can it be a copy of the original?

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Your insurance company will give you a insurance card with all of the information needed for proof of insurance. Show that to whoever is interested.

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Does the title of a car have to be in your name to get insurance?

Answer: Yes, car insurance companies normally require you to own the car (have your name on the title) to insure it.Car insurance companies want a policyholder to have insurable interest in the insured vehicle so that you are motivated to protect it.

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Does the car that you are driving regularly need to be insured in your name?

Not necessarily. Insurance carriers require that you list the primary driver of the vehicle for rating purposes.If you deliberately omit a high risk driver in order to save on premiums they may decline coverage if there is an accident.

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Do you have to show proof of insurance for a speeding ticket in Ohio?

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If you live in AZ and your spouse in NE and you have AZ tags for a new car that is in his name does the car have to be insured in AZ or NE?

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Release of liability form. It's the form connected to the pink slip, or you can get one from the DMV.

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Can you drive a car that is not insured but you have insurance in the UK?

In the UK you must have insurance that covers you to drive the car in question.

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Can you be ticketed in Massachusetts for not having your insurance card in the car?

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Do you have to be the registered owner of a vehicle to insure it?

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No, it is not against the law, while carrying your gun in the state of Texas, you should conceal it.

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Can you insure a car that's not in your name?

If you can prove an insurable interest, you can insure the vehicle, but that may a difficult feat to achieve.Most insurance companies will want you to be named as a driver on the car rather than the owner of it.You can always pay the insurance for the vehicle, even if you are not listed as driver.

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If you got pulled over and didn't have proof of insurance with you but you do actually have it can you just take the proof to court and get the ticket dropped?

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Can a mistake of fact be used if a person drives a car and the registration has expired and they didn't have proof of insurance and they were unaware that it was a crime because they were only 18?

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Does a car you re not using have to be insured?

Generally speaking, no. If your state requires that a vehicle with a valid registration also have insurance you can usually seek a waiver from the state for vehicles that are rarely if ever driven.

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Can your loan be in default if you are making your payments on time but have failed to insure the vehicle or provide information to the loan company?

Yes. Making payments on time is only one of several things you agreed to do when you signed the loan papers.

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How can you get a a copy of the last two cover sheets of your insurance policy?

From the insurance company.

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Do you need proof of insurance to register a motorcycle?

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Does a creditor have to file a proof of claim?

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Do you have to carry car insurance on a car you cosigned for?

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How long does a landlord have to give you a copy of the lease?

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When you buy a race car like a legends car does it have to be registered with the DMV or insured?

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The agency must try to notify the owner within 48 hours that the car can be put up for sale after 15 or 45 days, depending on the car's value.

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It will still show up as a repo on your credit report, even if you brought the car back and told them you can't pay for it.

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Can you insure a car that is not in your name?

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You car does not have to be drivable for them to accept your donation. The car must be intack and able to move. They will accept any car for a donation.

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Absolutely. The CAR is insured, not the driver.

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sometimes, in newer cars the original keys have chips in them, so if you have this, go to the dealer and order an new one.

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How old does a child have to be to sit in the front of a car?

It varies with state laws. Check with your local DMV office.

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How tall does a child have to be to sit in the front of a car?

At least 60 inches tall.

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Is it legal to carry an open unsealed container of alcohol in your car?

It depends on state law

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Do you have to show proof of income when buying a car?

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If you do not drive your personal vehicle for business can the employer require you to provide proof of auto insurance and driver's license?

Good question. No he cannot. However, refusal is mighty suspicious-looking. Employer will distrust you and this may have negative consequences for you in future -- promotions, pay raises, bonus arrangements etc. Perhaps he has some idea for extra earnings opportunity for you if you use your own v...

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Can you trade a car that is only in your name in on a new car that your boyfriend will be financing for you in his own name?

Yes you can. However, if the car is really for you, the lender probably won't do it. This is what is known as a "straw deal". One person with good credit buys a car for someone who doesn't have good credit.But if you just want to help him by letting him trade in your car, no problem.Find out what...

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The year, make and model vehicle would help otherwise, the lever should stay where ever you shift it to.

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Can you be a named driver on someone elses insurance in your car?

um... yeah if your on your parents insurance....... i think

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If your trying to get insurance for the first time and you were involved in an accident with a company car under there insurance and it was not your fault do you still have to tell the insurance polic?

I had a minor at fault accident with a company vehicle. I provided my current car ins co with a letter from my old car ins co stating that they did not pay a claim on this accident. My new ins company accepted it and ignored the accident. You can do as above although it is best to tell insurance ...

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You purchase the car at the dealer for your friend does the insurance has to be under your name also?

No, insurance does not always follow the owernership of the car unless you and your friend live in the same house and you have your driver's licence. If you tell the insurance company that you are not going to drive the car at all time and main driver is your friend, then you do not have to be un...

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Can you carry a gun in the car in Louisiana?

yes your car is an extension of your home

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