Auto insurance is an important purchase. Understanding what your policy covers is essential to ensuring you have the necessary insurance protection if a loss occurs.
What is auto insurance?
Auto insurance provides coverage for property, medical expenses, and liability. Washington state law requires liability coverage, but there are other coverages you may want to consider.
Who needs auto insurance/why should I buy it?
Washington state law requires all drivers to carry auto liability insurance and proof that you have insurance.
What's covered under an auto policy?
Coverage is different between insurance companies. Make sure you read your policy and ask your agent to explain your options and anything you don't understand.
What to consider before buying auto insurance
Not all companies are the same, so before you buy it’s a good idea to do your homework and comparison shop.
Who sells auto insurance?
Only buy insurance from a licensed agent or an authorized company. Use our agent/company lookup tool to find a licensed agent or authorized company.
Why does auto insurance cost so much?
Auto insurance companies look at a variety of factors when setting auto rates.
What to do when changing auto policies
There are several reasons why you may want to change or cancel your auto insurance policy. However, there are some things you can do to make sure things go well.