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Searching for cheap Collision insurance in Madison? Look no further than your nearest Direct Auto Insurance. Collision coverage isn't required by Georgia law, but it can definitely come in handy after trouble on the road. Think about what would happen if your car collided with another object, like a stop sign, tree, guardrail, or pothole. Or, it flips in an accident or is hit by a "hit and run" driver. Could you pay to have it repaired? Meet your deductible and then your Collision coverage will kick in to help pay for your car, truck, or motorcycle to be repaired or replaced.

A deductible is the amount of money you would pay out-of-pocket, up front for the damage to your vehicle. Standard deductibles are between $100 and $1,500, though they vary by insurance company and state. The Collision deductible you choose is up to you. Generally speaking, the higher the deductible you choose, the lower your premium for Collision coverage will be.

Keep in mind that Collision coverage does not cover every situation that leads to damage to your vehicle. Collision coverage is almost always purchased alongside Comprehensive for this very reason. It also carries a deductible. If your car is stolen, vandalized, or damaged by a natural disaster, Comprehensive coverage will help cover the cost of having your car replaced or repaired. When combined, Comprehensive and Collision are often referred to as "full coverage." However, that phrasing means different things to different people, and it can be downright confusing. That's why we avoid using that term at Direct Auto Insurance. Instead, we use the precise policy and coverage terms to help explain the coverage you have.

Do all drivers need Collision coverage in Madison? Georgia insurance law doesn't mandate it, 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 don't buy 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, getting Collision coverage and a workable deductible may be worthwhile.

At Direct Auto Insurance in Madison, Collision coverage is easy to understand and affordable to get. We offer the solid protection you need, plus the quality services 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 right insurance policy for your needs and find every discount you're eligible for. That's our promise! Next, you can make your car insurance feel even more affordable (and manageable) by customizing your payment schedule and choosing how you want to pay. It doesn't matter whether you pay cash in-person or pay with a credit card, making policy payments and maintaining Collision coverage in Madison is easy with Direct Auto! 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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