Should I go to court or pay a first offense speeding ticket in Shelby County?

Should I go to court or pay a first offense speeding ticket in Shelby County? I received my first offense — speeding ticket, 15 mph on the interstate from TN Highway Patrol — a few months back. The ticket was in the Shelby County TN district, and the issuing officer said I would be able to attend court and likely do a defensive drivers course to have it removed. However, I go to school in Knoxville, 5 hours away, and the court date is on a Tuesday. I’ve been debating the merits of paying the ticket or driving the distance to attend court and I’m seeking some help. 1) As… Read More

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How much will my insurance go up after I’ve gotten a speeding ticket?

How much will my insurance go up after I’ve gotten a speeding ticket? and my insurance is progressive. BEST ANSWER: Try this site where you can compare quotes from the best companies : Compare free insurance quotes RELATED: Where can i get extremely cheap car insurance for a 17 year old student? i have recently passed my drivin test and i am looking for cheap car insurance…everywhere i look its is way too exspensive….if any1 could help me out please do…..this doin my head in now…thanks for any help given What would the cost of insurance be for a 16 year old driving a 1994 3000GT Mitsubishi? The car is… Read More

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HELP! I didnt have car insurance when I got a speeding ticket, I have questions, help!!!!?

HELP! I didnt have car insurance when I got a speeding ticket, I have questions, help!!!!? Ok, so I got a speeding ticket on Saturday for 5 over, I haven’t gotten a ticket in almost 5 years, my driving record is almost perfect, I’m 25 years old. So, I haven’t been too sure about my car insurance, my dad was paying for a while, he stopped, so I made a couple payment and I moved and it just kind of disappeared, I know I’ve been very irresponsible and I will suffer any consequences I get. So I didn’t have proof of insurance when I got pulled over, the cop said… Read More

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How much did your car insurance go up after a speeding ticket?

How much did your car insurance go up after a speeding ticket? I got a ticket a few months ago, and I got one today. Both were oddly enough 21 mph over the limit. I have not noticed a rate increase yet, and I was wondering what others have gone through. BEST ANSWER: Try this site where you can compare quotes from the best companies : Compare free insurance quotes RELATED: Negotiating a car insurance claim? Long story short, consensus feel that my car (hit by an uninsured Crown Victoria) is going to be considered a total loss tomorrow when the adjuster checks it out. My main concern is, if… Read More

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