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About how much does car insurance go up if you have points on your license??

My FIL may be moving in with us, and he will be driving under our insurance. He has 2 points on his license that are recent. Does anyone have any experience with this?

Thank you


Asked by WifeyandMom71 at 1:59 PM on Sep. 23, 2013 in Just for Fun

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Answers (8)
  • Why will he be driving under your insurance? If he has his own vehicle, he can still have his own insurance, and you have yours. You may have to sign a waiver saying that you won't drive each other's vehicles, and maybe some kind of slight increase as a result, but that's all.

    As far as how much points raise your rates, it depends on how many, what the points are for, and the insurance company itself. It could be just $10-20 or it could be a couple hundred or more. There's a lot of factors.

    Answer by wendythewriter at 2:01 PM on Sep. 23, 2013

  • It depends on you insurance and the type of coverage you have. Your insurance will be going up simply because there is another person insured as well.

    Answer by Dardenella at 2:05 PM on Sep. 23, 2013

  • Call your insurance agent and ask. It really can vary.

    Answer by anng.atlanta at 2:09 PM on Sep. 23, 2013

  • He doesn't have his own vehicle.

    Comment by WifeyandMom71 (original poster) at 2:08 PM on Sep. 23, 2013

  • anng, I did. They cant give me specifics until we add him and they run his driving record. So i was just asking around to see if anyone knew of an average amount.


    Comment by WifeyandMom71 (original poster) at 2:14 PM on Sep. 23, 2013

  • 2 points here was worth about $250-$300 every six months.

    Answer by gdiamante at 3:09 PM on Sep. 23, 2013

  • When DH got in a wreck it was one point when it dropped off our insurance went down about $30 a month.

    Answer by But_Mommie at 4:31 PM on Sep. 23, 2013

  • Thanks ladies

    Comment by WifeyandMom71 (original poster) at 5:18 PM on Sep. 23, 2013

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