So your heart’s set on driving off the dealership lot with the top down and the sun on your face, the envy of each onlooker you pass. But, have you checked in with your local insurance agent about the cost of insuring a convertible?
You may think it’s only a myth that convertibles are expensive to insure, but, in many cases, there’s some truth to the notion.
It’s important to have realistic expectations about the cost of insuring a convertible. To help, here are four reasons why you may spend more insuring a convertible than you would a less envy-evoking ride (the best way to know what will or won’t impact your rates, of course, is checking insurance costs with your local agent):
Of course, many other factors influence how much you’ll pay to insure a convertible. These include your age, your driving history and the amount of driving you do. So, don’t skip the check-in with your local insurance agent on your way to purchase a convertible. Be certain you can afford both the monthly car payments and the monthly insurance costs.
It may sound like we’re trying to sway you from the car of your dreams, but we’re not. We just want you to be financially sound and protected when you’re rolling with the top down.
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