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Car Insurance Options

June 02, 2016 09:03PM

Registered: 2 years ago
Posts: 11

Moving down in a month and shipping a new Jeep Grand Cherokee from the states. Got a quote from Guardian, higher than expected and has a $1500 deductible. Contacted a couple others for quotes but heard that some write though Guardian with upcharge and others have big issues when it comes to actually filling a claim.

Anyone have thoughts or recent experience with insurance on island and deductible.

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June 02, 2016 09:19PM

Registered: 7 years ago
Posts: 6,524

Marshall Sterling on STX and its counterpart, Theodore Tunick on STT have an excellent reputation. No idea what their deductible would be on a new vehicle.

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June 02, 2016 09:45PM

Registered: 4 years ago
Posts: 1,885

Family insurance handles our full coverage. $500 deductible and was about $1250/yr

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Exit Zero
June 03, 2016 01:12AM

Registered: 10 years ago
Posts: 2,267

If you have no loan or bank lien on the car you can carry the compulsory basic insurance for about $240 yr. - If you do have a loan or lien make sure that lender will let you ship the car here.

Re: Car Insurance Options

June 03, 2016 09:21AM

Registered: 5 years ago
Posts: 1,940

Exit Zero
If you do have a loan or lien make sure that lender will let you ship the car here.

the shipper will want a letter stating this.

& if you can get USAA, do it!

Re: Car Insurance Options

Liz E
June 03, 2016 10:45AM

Registered: 3 years ago
Posts: 35

USAA insures here

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June 03, 2016 11:01AM

Registered: 7 years ago
Posts: 6,524

Liz E
USAA insures here

They do - only if you're eligible:

Re: Car Insurance Options

June 03, 2016 02:18PM

Registered: 6 years ago
Posts: 12,113

J&J Insurance in STT.

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