Settlement Types For Motorcycle Insurance

When you own a motorcycle, there are a number of unique responsibilities and policies that come along with it. It’s key to know about certain insurance topics regarding motorcycles such as equipment coverage, trip interruption, and property damage coverage. Certain policies may vary by state, so be sure to read up on your local policy requirements before purchasing coverage. It’s also important to know what kind of specific bikes your insurance covers (if you’re looking for coverage on something like a touring bike, you definitely want to make that known to your agent before buying a policy).

In case of a total loss, there are three types of settlements your insurance provider can offer you. Settlement types depend on the type of motorcycle you own, as well as your policy.

Actual Cash Value

In order to figure out the actual cash value, you need the replacement cost minus the depreciation and deductible.

Agreed Value Or Stated Amount

The agreed value or stated amount is the value of a motorcycle. This is agreed upon by the insurance provider as well as the policyholder in the contract.

There must be a CPE endorsement on the policy to receive compensation for custom parts.

More Information

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Additionally, we can help you find a motorcycle insurance quote right on our website. Because we want to help you save money wherever possible, we offer our insurance quotes completely free of charge. By navigating our website, you can also inform yourself about many useful topics, such as how roadside assistance can help in the case of a mechanical breakdown, how to file a police report, and why premiums may fluctuate for people who live in certain rural or urban areas.

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Lastly, we also have blogs that may help you with any questions you have. Our blogs cover many different topics. From Harley-Davidson’s rider safety courses to proper steps to take after Godzilla damages your car.

*Please review your own policy carefully for details on motorcycle coverage. Settlement types vary by policy.