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Looking for low cost Collision coverage in Bolivar? Look no further than your nearby Direct Auto Insurance. While Tennessee law does not require drivers to have Collision coverage, it can still be beneficial to have. Let's say your car hits another object, like a tree, light post, big pothole, or guardrail. Or, it flips in an accident or is hit by a "hit and run" driver. Would you have enough money to get it fixed? After you meet your deductible, Collision insurance will pay for your motorcycle, truck, or car 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. Your Collision deductible amount is your choice. In general, going with a high deductible is a good way to lower your premium for Collision coverage.

Keep in mind that Collision coverage doesn't cover every situation that results in damage to your car. That's why Collision coverage is almost always paired with Comprehensive, which also has a deductible. If your car is stolen, vandalized, or damaged by a natural disaster, Comprehensive coverage will help pay for your vehicle to be repaired or replaced. When combined, Comprehensive and Collision are often referred to as "full coverage." However, that phrase is confusing and means different things to different people. We avoid using that term at Direct Auto Insurance, and choose to use the precise policy and coverage terms to explain your coverages.

Do I need Collision coverage in Bolivar? It's not mandated by Tennessee 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 your car is leased or financed. If you don't buy Collision, your lender might buy it for you and add it to your existing loan balance. This path can be pricier than if you buy Collision coverage on your own. What if you don't have a loan on your vehicle? Buying Collision coverage is up to you! Before going without it, though, think about the age of your vehicle and whether you would feel comfortable paying for it to be repaired or replaced out of your own pocket. If that idea troubles you, saying yes to Collision coverage and a workable deductible may be worthwhile.

Here at Direct Auto Insurance in Bolivar, Collision coverage is easy to understand and affordable to get. We have the on-the-road protection you want, plus the excellent customer service you deserve! With us, there's no need to cut back on important coverages to try and save a buck. We help you determine the best 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 the time and way you 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 Bolivar 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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