As the saying goes, “First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes updating your car insurance coverage …”

Okay, maybe that’s not how it really goes, but it should. As you know, when you choose to tie the knot, many aspects of your life will undoubtedly change — finances, living arrangements, and, yes, even car insurance requirements.

For instance, did you know that once you get married, your spouse’s driving history could affect your premiums? Or that you could save on car insurance by combining your 2 policies into one?

In love? Intrigued? Check out our myth-busting insights to learn the many ways in which marriage affects car insurance.

Insurance 101 | Car insurance 101


about Anne

If variety is the spice of a copywriter’s life, then Anne’s career at Esurance was akin to sassafras. From 2010 to 2014, she added a touch of zest to topics ranging from cleaning with baking soda to becoming a first-time homeowner.