Parked car insurance so I can get tags for my vehicle
DMV says I have to have insurance in order to get my tags. Is there some sort of parked car insurance so I can get my tags? My apartment will tow a vehicle that doesn't have tags. The vehicle isn't running and it's my plan to fix it.
There's a couple of things to think about here. First, there isn't really anything for parked car insurance. What you may be thinking about is storage insurance. This coverage isn't provided by every company and usually only available if you have another vehicle insurance for at least your state's minimum liability limits. For this coverage, you would only have comprehensive coverage. Because of this, you actually wouldn't be compliant in your state's insurance regulations and thus wouldn't get plates. The only way to get plates is to have your state's minimum insurance requires and send proof to your DMV. The average cost of car insurance in Arizona is $637 per year. I would recommend either getting insurance on the vehicle to get the tags, find a different place to park the vehicle (such as a friend or relative's home) or speak to the complex manager. You might find a cheaper solution there.
Insurance is complicated, but it doesn't have to be.
The Zebra searches all of the top insurance companies, in one place, so you can compare the cost and coverage you need to protect your car, home and other property.
Step 1: Tell us a little about yourself
Choose an insurance product and enter your zip code to get started. No phone number required.
Step 2: Sip your coffee while we find the best quotes
Enter the necessary information and then sit back while we find quotes from 100 top insurance carriers.
Step 3: Compare your quotes
Compare quotes side-by-side to find the right match for you, whether it's home, auto, or more.
Step 4: Let our agents do the hard work for you
Once you pick your policy, our agents are here to get you over the finish line. Then just relax and enjoy your savings.