Over $900M in auto coverage refunds distributed in advance of Might 9 deadline

Additional than $900 million well worth of vehicle coverage refunds have by now been dispersed to Michigan residents in advance of the May possibly 9 deadline, in accordance to the governor’s workplace.

Insurance coverage firms began sending out $400 payments to Michigan residents with insured vehicles again in March. According to info collected by the Michigan Division of Coverage and Financial Solutions (DIFS), more than $906 million of the complete $3 billion in surplus resources has been returned to Michigan motorists. Automobile insurers have till May 9 to produce the remaining $2.1 billion by using checks or deposit to qualified drivers.

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“Thanks to our bipartisan vehicle coverage reform, Michigan drivers are acquiring $400 refund checks for every automobile. Currently, a lot more than $906 million has been set back into the pockets of Michiganders and into our overall economy, and one more $2.1 billion is on the way,” said Governor Gretchen Whitmer. “We will proceed doing work alongside one another to place Michigan motorists initial. Retain an eye out for your $400 refund!”


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To be qualified for a refund, Michiganders have to have had a automobile, motorcycle, or RV that was insured to push legally on Michigan streets as of 11:59 p.m. Oct. 31, 2021. The refunds are $400 for each car or $80 for each historic vehicle and need to be despatched in the variety of a paper check out or an ACH deposit no afterwards than Might 9, 2022. do not need to have to do anything at all to obtain their refund but they may wish to verify their tackle or banking facts with their insurance plan enterprise to protect against delays.

Suitable drivers who do not get their refunds by the deadline must contact their car insurance company or agent. For thoughts or worries that can’t be settled right by an vehicle insurer, get in touch with DIFS by contacting Monday by means of Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 833-Inquire-DIFS (833-275-3437) or by emailing [email protected]

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