Depends whose insurance is paying. If it's the other party's, usually it requires you to pay those expenses upfront and then reimburses you at the end. If it's your insurance, ask the adjuster. Unclear if the deposit gets refunded to you or is applied to your rental charges.
My Ins. requested I use their shop cost to repair to my son's car $3,166.00 their max Ins. value is estimated at $2,960.00 on car, ok, I have a quote from qualified body shop for less $2022.58 my quote was denied even after I suggested I sign waiver to release liability , my quote labor is less,... Read more »
There is no bright line in CA as to a total loss. Usually, it is at 75% of the actual cash value of the car. You painting the care yourself doesn't mean that the cost of painting isn't included in the cost of repairs. It still has to be painted. You currently at 68% of ACV, and it probably goes...Read more »
If you have comprehensive insurance coverage, it will pay to repair the damage, minus your deductible. If not, you will probably have to sue the dealership for the property damage. Bring before and after photos, and estimate/receipts for repair.
If someone else is at fault, you are free to make a claim to their insurance at any time within the statute of limitations. If you cannot negotiate a resolution, you can file suit against the at fault person within 2 years of the date of the collision (assuming your case is an auto accident).
It depends on the language of the policy. You would have to read it, or have an attorney read it. This is a very poor idea. Please reach out to a mental health counselor, your pastor/priest, and/or family members. Suicide causes immense pain for your loved ones....Read more »
I need to know my right as a victims of crime and understand how to get my medication and I feel the doctors using me as a person who deals with many issues and then we go round and round and find that the doctor is just a crazy doctor who using people for his own profit from the patients. I have... Read more »
My pet insurance refuses to pay for my dog’s treatment because they claim he had a pre-existent condition,1 month before the insurance was active. This was NOT the case. The insurance is denying the claims because the doctor who is treating him now, wrote on the medical record that my dog had... Read more »
The policy will define "pre existing condition". It probably doesn't require a pre existing diagnosis. However, in determining whether the insurer is accurately denying coverage, you have to examine the actual language of the policy.
My husband died recently. I filed a claim for Surviving Spouse benefits. My income is larger than his. The examiner stated I qualify however because of GOP windfall I do not qualify. I applied under my own record of SSA which I am getting my benefits now for the last 2 years. On my record the... Read more »
The Government Pension Offset (GPO), reduces Social Security benefits paid to spouses or survivors when the spouse or survivor earned a pension from a government job that was not covered by Social Security. The GPO reduction is equal to two-thirds of the amount of the pension payment from...Read more »
What kind of lawyer should i look for I a have been trying for months to no avail and we need to get this settled and get a new car. My daughters car was totaled and she only had minor injuries. we are looking for help in getting the money for the car the insurance company has come back twice with... Read more »
Hi I have a question. I was a car accident in a rental car I rented for spring break. My mom paid for CDW coverage, but it liability. I was seriously injured. But I had no liability. Would I have my license suspended? I'm in California BTW.
just rented a car thru TURO (at USA) and I had a BIG problem. 1. the car i rentd was located in Burbank CA and I live about 20min from it, when I got there the car was provided to me late and even dirty and the owner was not there so some1 else helpd giv me the car, so then i took it to a car wash... Read more »
Your agreement with Turo will govern. You should read it.
Ordinarily, the renter is responsible for damage to the vehicle during the term of the rental. If you have liability or comprehensive coverage of your own, you should notify it of the claim. If you don't have that coverage, you...Read more »
I hit a car at a market while backing out slowly and careful. I didn't have insurance. But there are circumstances leading. up to how this really happened. This was insurance fraud I was set up by the driver and another man.
My truck was stolen from My driveway and involved in a hit and run. The insurance company told me that they can't cover it under the comprehensive but that it would be covered under collision but I would have to admit to a dui. Why would any insurance company tell someone to lie? I have called and... Read more »
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