If somebody has a 100K dollar net worth how much liability insurance do they need?
If you're involved in high-risk activities, you might consider even more insurance.
It would definitely be worth getting liability insurance for your new business. It is in place to protect businesses from being sued by a third party due to negligence. Having liability insurance is a must for any business. Liability insurance, or business insurance, protects your company against lawsuits that claim you failed to use reasonable care.
Each state has regulations regarding auto insurance. Any agent or company that gives you a quote must consider the state requirements and offer coverage that meets or exceeds those requirements. You are required to carry insurance. If the vehicle is free of liens, you can carry only liability to cover any damage that you might do to property or persons when driving. The cost of driving without insurance is quite high. So, yes, liability insurance…
If you have 100k in assets and 100k worth of liability insurance wouldn't somebody just be able to sue me for 200k?
What someone sues you for rarely has anything to do with how much insurance you have. As a practical matter, the plaintiff will rarely go after the personal assets of a tortfeasor, unless there are social issues involved (dui) or the defendant has large assets and the injuries are very serious. no. they can sue for future earnings as well.
Usually if the vehicle is over 10 years old and worth less than $3500. However, the value is a personal preference. If you have a $3500 car and it was totaled with no comprehensive or collsion coverage, could you afford to replace that vehicle without insurance reimbursement? So the dollar amount is your own risk.
Why isn't the cost of liability insurance proportional to the amounts of protection for instance why doesn't a 100000 limit of liability cost two and one-half times as much as a 40000 limit?
The cost of liability insurance is not proportional to the amount of protection of insurance because it is based on cost of overhead and payout. The office costs for one policy are the same as for another policy regardless of amount. The other reason has to do with payout. An accident occurred. A driver ran a stop sign and hit another car. The driver that ran the stop sign was at fault. He did $…