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Car Insurance

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tony Goss Jul 13. 2 Replies

Question for any of my fellow Navy Dads from New Jersey.   My son has his driver's lics, but doesn't own a car.   Did you have to keep your child on your car insurance?    If he had a car, i…Continue

 

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Tony Goss replied to Giovanni Postorivo's discussion Car Insurance
"Our son just got his license. Will be on our insurance till he goes to boot camp, at which point we will drop him. He won't be needing or even able to drive for at least 6 months. At that point he will get his license switched to South Carolina…"
Jul 13
NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza replied to Giovanni Postorivo's discussion Car Insurance
"We took our son off of our insurance. Once he left for boot camp, we knew he wouldn't be driving any of our vehicles again. Once he got to his first duty station, he bought his own vehicle. Jim"
May 18
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Car Insurance

Question for any of my fellow Navy Dads from New Jersey.   My son has his driver's lics, but doesn't own a car.   Did you have to keep your child on your car insurance?    If he had a car, i understand you have to.  But, if he only has his licenses and won't really be around to drive one of your cars.  what did you do?  See More
May 17
NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza left a comment for Giovanni Postorivo
"Welcome aboard to NavyDads.com Giovanni! When my son first enlisted, I was a little scared and worried for him. Not coming from a military family at all, I had no idea what to expect. What I found out was that he had made the most mature decision of…"
May 12
NavyDads Admin (Paul) left a comment for Giovanni Postorivo
"Welcome to NavyDads.com Giovanni ! When my daughter enlisted in 2005 and left for RTC, I had virtually no knowledge of Navy life or how the Navy did things. By the time her PIR rolled around, I was starting to get the hang of things and understand…"
May 12
Giovanni Postorivo is now a member of Navy Dads
May 12

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Your Sailor's First Name (Please Do Not Post SEAL Names)
Giovanni
What Is Or Will Be Your Sailor's Rating (Job Classification) - ex. ABE, AM, GM, etc
MM
Describe A Little About Yourself:
Father of a son who just enlisted, looking for advice and direction.
What Brought You To This Site:
My son is currently serving
What Were Your Feelings When Your Sailor Joined The Navy:
happy, but nervous
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At 8:31pm on May 12, 2017, NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza said…

Welcome aboard to NavyDads.com Giovanni! When my son first enlisted, I was a little scared and worried for him. Not coming from a military family at all, I had no idea what to expect. What I found out was that he had made the most mature decision of his life! I found lots of answers to my questions right here on NavyDads.com.

My son Stephen was an AWO2 in the P-3 community. However, after 6 years of service, he was medically discharged in July of 2014. We are proud of our son and his service to our country.

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Once again, welcome to our site and I hope you enjoy your stay here. GO NAVY! HOOYAH!

Best Regards- Jim

At 3:30pm on May 12, 2017, NavyDads Admin (Paul) said…
Welcome to NavyDads.com Giovanni ! When my daughter enlisted in 2005 and left for RTC, I had virtually no knowledge of Navy life or how the Navy did things. By the time her PIR rolled around, I was starting to get the hang of things and understand some of the language and abbreviations, but still felt like a fish out of water when dealing with most topics concerning the US Navy. When my son enlisted and left for Great Lakes in 2007, I got serious about trying to learn as much as possible about the Navy. Now, several years into my journey, I’m blessed to say I have two sailors in the family - my son Eric (AM2) was on the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71), was attached to Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 37 (HSM-37) in Hawaii, and is now attached to VAW-125 ("The Tigertails") and is stationed at Iwakuni, Japan. My daughter Kat is now a Navy veteran and was stationed on the carrier Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) as a Mass Communications Specialist(MC3). If NavyDads.com were around in those early days, it would have made my first days as a Navy parent much easier!

I'm sure you'll find NavyDads.com as useful, educational and informative as I have over the past few years. Click How To Get Started for a guide on getting going in your NavyDads.com experience! I hope you take the time to explore the site and make some new friends. Read the discussions and add your comments. Browse through the postings in the various groups or start a new one. If you have any comments, questions or concerns about your sailor and what he is going through...be sure to post them! In my experience someone here can answer your questions or concerns or can point you in the direction to find out. And Giovanni this is a great place to brag as well! So join in, get active, and be sure to let us know how your son is doing! Please remember that we talk about the Navy here and we must keep the security and safety of our sailors and the fleet in mind. On the right or starboard side of every NavyDads page is an area we call Key Information. Please take a minute and read through the Operations Security (OPSEC) link for some guidelines as to what we should not talk about in a public forum like NavyDads.com.

As a parent of a sailor currently or soon to be at Great Lakes you'll have many questions about what Giovanni is going through. In the Navy Bootcamp group is a discussion called A MUST READ for all New Navy Parents. Read through this post as it will do a lot to give you some understanding about what your sailor is learning and why. And be sure to check out the videos available in the Bootcamp Group as well and as PIR nears be sure to spend time in the PIR group for hints and helps!

Best Regards- Paul

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