Car insurance: common questions

Car insurance - general questions

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Does my new insurer conduct a credit check?

Credit check (Schufa)
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Why do I need vehicle insurance at all?

Legal requirements for vehicle insurance
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Which different types of car insurances are there?

What kind of insurance?
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Why do I need a vehicle liability insurance?

Why liability insurance?
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Can you give me information about my insurance?

If I have a question...
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Can I receive a copy of my insurance documents?

Insurance documents
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What should I bear in mind when choosing vehicle insurance?

Criteria of car insurance
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How much should I expect to pay for vehicle insurance?

Costs for car insurance
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What does an insurance company take into account when calculating my premium?

Costs for car insurance
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How can I get more discounts on my car insurance?

Discounts on car insurance
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Which vehicle should I specify as my secondary vehicle?

Secondary vehicle discounts
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Can I switch insurance after a move?

Moving... what now?
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Which documents do I need to register my car?

Registering and de-registering a car - documentation
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Do I have to re-register my vehicle after getting a new insurance policy?

New insurance, next steps?
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Which no-claims (SF) class and which no-claims discount do I have?

No-claims (SF) class
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Can I transfer the no-claims (SF) class from someone else?

Transfer no-claims (SF) class
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When should I have my car checked by a garage?

HU+AU/TÜV
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Why do I have to answer all these questions before I can sign up for an insurance?

So many questions...
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What is a discount protection (Rabattschutz)?

Discounts
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What is a discount saviour (Rabattretter)?

Discounts
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