What Do I Need to Get a Mexican Car Insurance Policy?

Posted March 28, 2019 by & filed under Auto Insurance, Driving to Mexico, Tips.

Driving on Mexico roadways

Whichever Mexico destinations you’re driving to, prepare to be stunned. Whether you encounter volcanoes or volcanic salsa, salt lakes or salty margaritas, peaks or canyons, archaeological sites or cosmopolitan resorts, a world of wonders awaits. And, with proof of Mexican car insurance and other travel documents, you should be good to go. Wait, you say:… Read more »

What Is Mexico Insurance?

Posted March 6, 2019 by & filed under Auto Insurance, Driving to Mexico.

Umbrella over the country of Mexico

Mexico insurance can cover your vehicle, boat or watercraft, travel trailer, motorcycle, ATV/UTV and/or towed units while in Mexico. You may or may not know this, but your U.S. or Canadian insurance policy won’t cover you if you have an accident in Mexico, meaning you must have insurance from a Mexico domiciled insurer. Every year,… Read more »

Auto Insurance Is Now Mandatory on Mexican Federal Highways

Posted January 8, 2019 by & filed under Auto Insurance, Driving to Mexico, Legal.

Pulled over by the Police

When you enter Mexico for a visit, vacation or extended stay, you should have your sunscreen, your camera and your auto insurance documentation. Why the auto insurance? Because the nation has a relatively new law on the books. Beginning January 1, 2019, all vehicles on its federal highways must be properly insured, and the penalties… Read more »

Pros and Cons of Buying Insurance at the Mexico Border

Posted December 27, 2018 by & filed under Auto Insurance, Driving to Mexico.

Thinking in Car

The consequences of driving in Mexico without insurance, especially if you’re in an accident, can be severe. Worst case scenario, you can be incarcerated pending an investigation into an accident. And, if you are found to be at fault, you will be held responsible for any financial costs resulting from the accident, payable immediately. You… Read more »

Is U.S. Car Insurance Valid in Mexico?

Posted December 18, 2018 by & filed under Auto Insurance, Driving to Mexico.

Insurance Adjuster Mexico

Nothing compares to crossing the border and heading south into Mexico, cruising the highway as it winds through the countryside. However, that tranquility could come to an abrupt halt if your vehicle is not properly insured for accidents. If you think you have full coverage under your Canadian or American policy, think again–the laws concerning… Read more »