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I was stranded today when my a wheel bearing on my front passenger side broke. I was driving when I noticed smoke coming out of that side. I pulled over to a parking lot and got out of the truck. There was a small fire under the wheel where, apparently, oil had accumulated and caught fire from the f...
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Hello,I got involved in an accident with a USAA policy member.My car was declared totaled. I submitt documents very soon.I confirm a few times (3 at least) that my documentation was correct.The website mentioned that for non members takes 3 to 7 days.since my accident alreay 1 month passed, and at l...
I emailed USAA days ago with no response. I paid my 6 month premium in full this summer, and it was deposited on their end. Then, earlier this week I received it back in the form of a check.I thought I was just receiving 10% off? I don't know if this was done in error and I owe it back, or if I just...
I was extremely disappointed to find out that the USAA Car Buying Service was being discontinued as of 30 September. I am a "frequent flyer" of the service, having purchased five out of my last six vehicles with the service. I would have purchased another next month, had I not discovered the service...
Well, after 7 years of exclusive association with USAA, my husband and I are going to take our checking, savings, CD, credit card, and auto insurance needs somewhere else. Despite the fact that our credit scores are in the 700’s, and we have EXCEPTIONAL payment histories on all of our accounts (incl...
My car was recently stolen and USAA did fantastic with the claim. I went online today to get pre approved for an auto loan (mind you my credit score falls into excellent) and comes back with almost a 9% APR. I have been with USAA since i was 16 years old and NEVER have had this mess happen.
I agree with you! I am looking for alternatives for my automobile and homeowners insurance. I moved my checking and savings away a few years ago after they gave away all of the money in my checking account. While they reimbursed me, I went after the criminal. I (with the help of a local Maryland pol...
Why in the world would USAA penalize those of us that have a job with an excellent credit rating and limit an auto loan to a maximum of $[removed sensitive data]. The cost of vehicles is not taking a break due to COVID-19.I understand USAAs position that they want to reduce their exposure during the...
My 42 year-old son is still in recovery from a bad divorce after more than a decade. He has yet to get his credit repaired. I have put him off any number of times when he asks me to cosign an auto loan for him. I have outright bought him some form a transportation at least twice. He is lucky to have...