Foundation for Taxpayer & Consumer Rights Corporateering
  Home | Volunteer | Donate | Subscribe | FTCR Websites | Books | Site Map   
Main Page
Press Releases
In the Media
 - Corporate Accountability
 - Healthcare
 - Citizen Advocacy
 - The Justice System
 - Billing Errors
 - Energy
 - About FTCR

home / insurance / factsheets


Lifeline Auto Insurance: The Basics

$450 per year in Los Angeles
$410 per year in San Francisco

Who is covered
The driver, anyone in the household who is a good driver licensed for three years (at least 19 years old) unless specifically excluded and any person that does not live in the household permitted to use the car by the insured driver.

Payment Plans
1. $100 down payment, and six monthly installments; or
2. Pay all at once
3. $125 down payment and five monthly payments

Household Income
150% of Poverty Level; Below $20,910 per year for a family of three

Driving Record
Good Driver -- No more than one violation point in last three years

Minimum 19 years old and three years with driver's license

25% surcharge for unmarried male drivers ages 19-24

back to top

©2000-2004 FTCR. All Rights Reserved. Read our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy | Contact Us