Car insurance rates in metro Richmond area continue to rise because more and more people are driving without insurance. Several companies including State Farm, Nationwide, Allstate and Geico have filed for rates increases in the last few months and all signs are pointing to further increases.
What is the solution? The state government needs to do more to ensure drivers are penalized for not maintaining car insurance. The state is missing out on revenue and responsible drivers are paying more and more each year to cover people who choose not to purchase car insurance. Why should you have to pay for someone else simply because they choose not to pay for car insurance? Contant your local offical and make it known you want action.