Can I Switch Car Insurance After an Accident?
Generally, you can switch providers and change car insurance policies at any time. However, depending on the rules set by your insurance company, you may be required to pay a cancellation fee if you’re in the middle of your policy when you switch.
Updated: March 22, 2023
About Mark Fitzpatrick
Mark Fitzpatrick is a senior content director at MoneyGeek with over five years of experience analyzing the insurance market, conducting original research and creating content that can be personalized for every buyer. He has been quoted on insurance topics in several publications, including CNBC, NBC News and Mashable.
Mark earned a master’s degree in Economics and International Relations from Johns Hopkins University and a bachelor’s degree from Boston College. He is passionate about using his economics and insurance knowledge to bring transparency around financial topics and help others feel confident in their money moves.