If you vehicle is disabled due to an accident your insurance covers “rental reimbursement” coverage can help get you back on the road while your car is being repaired. Gone are the days when your auto repair shop will give you a loaner. Its important to make sure you can continue living life without disruption. Rental coverage can help with that.
Rental reimbursement coverage is very inexpensive and usually covers you for up to thirty days. There are different tiers of coverage which will reimburse you for $30 per day up to well over $100. Check the rental car rates in your area to verify the local pricing. Obviously renting a compact car is cheaper than an SUV, this is a comfort decision you will have to make. Check with us to see what adding rental coverage to your vehicle insurance will cost.
Will Rental Reimbursement coverage pay for you to rent a car whenever you need to? No. It is only designed to reimburse you for rental of a vehicle while your vehicle is being repaired as part of a covered loss.