WCI #222: Car insurance: How much do you need?
Get out your car insurance policy and let's go over it to make sure you have the important things covered. Do you need comprehensive or just collision coverage? How much coverage do you need for bodily injury liability? What options should you pass on? How does your umbrella policy work with you car insurance policy? Most doctors should have an umbrella policy in a seven-figure amount. 80% of umbrella claims are auto-related. To get an umbrella policy you will be required to carry certain limits in car insurance. We dive into all these details in this episode to make certain you are appropriately insured to protect your finances.
Like other episodes, after this deep dive, we answer listener questions about liquidating your brokerage account, HSAs, calculating your net worth as a practice owner, and whether practice owners need disability insurance.
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