Should I get an insurance for a car before or after I register the car?

Should I get an insurance for a car before or after I register the car?

I live in Texas, and I was wondering when should I get the insurance? Before or after I register it? This is my first car that I buy in the US?Also, technically, do I need a driver'-s license to get an insurance? I'-m in the process of applying for a license...


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First, you need insurance before registering a vehicle. My state requires proof of insurance to register a vehicle. You need a drivers license to obtain insurance.


The Texas DMV requires you to provide proof of insurance BEFORE they will register your car, so you need to get the insurance first. And yes, the insurance company will ask you for your drivers' license number, so you'll have to have your drivers' license before you get insurance or the registration.Source(s):15 years experience as a paralegal specialist



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