Auto Accident: Insurance Matters
If you’re the victim of a car accident, one of the most confusing things you will face is your car insurance. There are hundreds of types of car insurance policies and, unless you’re an expert in dealing with insurance companies, it may be impossible to understand what type of insurance you have, how to access it and how to maximize it. Please review this list of auto insurance articles for help.
This comprehensive book explains how insurance works after an accident, what to do in the event of an accident, whether or not to talk to the other driver’s insurance company, how to get your car fixed, tells you if you need an attorney and much, much more. The iBook version includes video and rich, interactive media. If you prefer to read it online or download a PDF version, you can!
• (video) Dealing with Car Insurance Companies
Scott explains how insurance companies will try to get you to settle for less than you deserve after a serious accident.
• (article) Drive Defensively … Get the Right Insurance
Most people don’t think of proper insurance as a first line of defense but it is! Many insurance companies will not advise you of higher coverages because they are always under pressure to offer the lowest prices possible. This is not in your best interest.
• (article) Who’s Going to Pay All these Medical Bills?
Insurance companies have made an art out of avoiding fair compensation to accident victims. This article discusses how to go deal with Emergency Room billing, what to do if you do (or don’t) have health insurance, and explains MedPay.
If you’ve ever wondered what the heck Uninsured or Underinsured Insurance Coverage is for – this is the video explains it.
Most people assume that the facts are clear of who is at fault in an accident and that the other driver’s insurance company will do the right thing. This couldn’t be further from the truth…
The other insurance company will stop at nothing to get you to settle for less than you deserve. Learn what you can do to protect yourself.
• (article) I Can’t Work. Now What?
In the event of an accident where someone else is at fault, there is no “pay as you go” option. The other insurance company won’t pay anything until the entire case is settled. This can take a very long time in some cases and this is a critical point that can be financially devastating for many people. In fact, insurance companies bank on the fact you can’t weather the long haul and will settle for lower than you need.
• (article ) Who’s Going to Fix My Car?
This article explains how to use your insurance (even if the accident wasn’t your fault), how Collision insurance works, as well as whether or not valuables in your car can be part of your claim after an accident.