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No. If you don't use the money to repair your car and get into another accident or damage occurs some other way, you may not get reimbursed the 2nd time because a mechanic would be unable to tell which damage was old and new.

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Q: You live in PA do you have to use the money you received from an insurance company to repair your car?
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How long can a insurance company request refunds?

If you received money that you were not entitled to and you deposited the insurance check into your bank account and the money was a payout from an insurance claim, the insurance company can swipe the money out of your account without your prior knowledge for up to 3 years. If you received money as a result of a criminal act, the statute of limitations for that crime would guide the insurance company's timeline.

In insurance settlement do you have to get the car repaired or can you keep the money?

The Insurance Company is required to indemnify you for your loss. It's your business if you decide to repair the vehicle or use the money in some other way. So, No, you don't have to repair the car and Yes, you can keep the money.

Can i choose the accident repair company if the accident is other driver's fault?

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Is insurance a waste of money?

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Do I have to repair my car with an insurance check?

No, you can spend that check anyway you like. It's your money. The insurance company doesn't care if you repair your car or not. You could decide you will take the train to work, it is your business.

If I am in an accident and the other driver has no insurance and my insurance provider has paid my claim do you need to have the auto repair done or can you keep the money?

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Can you use the money from the insurance company to buy a new equipment instead of fixing it?

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What is the statute of limitations that an insurance company can ask for a re-imbursement for an overpayment of a claim on a HOA community?

The community received more money than the claim as the membership was able to repair some of the damages instead of using outside contractotrs. This took place 3 years ago. Does the insurance company have the right to request the overage be returned to them??

What is an adjuster?

An insurance claims adjuster is a person who decides how much money their company is going to give you for your loss.AnswerAn insurance claims adjuster is a person who coordinates damage reports, loss and damage repair estimates to assist the insurance company in determining the monetary value or repair cost of your loss.

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