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Looking for low cost Collision coverage in Cape Coral? Look no further than your local Direct Auto & Life Insurance. While Florida law does not require drivers to have Collision coverage, it can still be beneficial to have. Think about what would happen if your car collided with another object, like a stop sign, tree, guardrail, or pothole. Or if it flips in an accident! Do you have enough cash on hand to get it fixed up? Once you meet your deductible, Collision coverage will help pay for your car, truck, or motorcycle to be repaired or replaced.

A car insurance deductible is what you pay to repair your car if you have an accident or claim. Deductibles vary by state and insurance company, but generally range from $100 to $1,500. Your Collision deductible amount is your choice. Usually, going with a high deductible is a good way to lower your premium for Collision coverage.

Keep in mind that Collision coverage does not cover every situation that leads to damage to your vehicle. That's why Collision coverage goes hand-in-hand with Comprehensive, which has a deductible as well. If your car is damaged by a natural disaster, stolen, or vandalized, Comprehensive coverage will help pay to have your vehicle replaced or repaired. When combined, Collision and Comprehensive are often called "full coverage." However, that phrase is confusing and means different things to different people. That's why we avoid using that term at Direct Auto & Life Insurance. Instead, we use the precise policy and coverage terms to help explain the coverage you have.

Do all drivers need Collision coverage in Cape Coral? It isn't required by Florida insurance law, but you may be required to carry Collision coverage [marketing-content-p4-3] but you could be required to have Collision insurance if you're leasing or financing your car. If you decide not to get Collision, your lender might buy it for you and add it to your existing loan balance. This path can carry a higher price tag than if you bought Collision insurance on your own. What if you don't have a loan on your vehicle? You can choose whether or not you buy Collision coverage! Before nixing it, give some thought to the age of your car and whether you'd be able to pay for repairs or replacement out of your own pocket. If that thought gives you instant anxiety, saying yes to Collision coverage and a manageable deductible might be worth it.

At Direct Auto & Life Insurance in Cape Coral, Collision insurance is affordable to get and easy to understand. We have the on-the-road protection you want, plus the excellent customer service you deserve! With us, you don't have to skip out on important coverages to try and make your insurance cheaper. We help you identify the best policy for your needs and find every discount you're eligible for. That's our promise! Next, you have the opportunity to take your auto insurance to a whole new level of affordability by customizing how and when you pay. Whether you pay by credit card, check, or cash, staying on top of policy payments and your Collision coverage in Cape Coral is simple with Direct Auto & Life! Stop by your neighborhood location or call 1-877-GO-DIRECT (1-877-463-4732) to learn more about Collision coverage!

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