Legal Information

  • Buying a Used Car

    Buying a car is a necessity for many, but it can also be a stressful and overwhelming process. Keep reading for some tips to keep in mind when buying a used car. Read More

  • Buying a Used Vehicle? Don't Get Taken for a Ride!

    Used vehicles are almost always a lot less expensive than buying new ones, but they can also involve some uncertainty. Spending a little time on research may save you money and future problems. Read More

    Office of the Attorney General, Iowa Department of Justice
  • Can They Repossess My Car?

    If a car buyer cannot make payments, the creditor may have the right to repossess and sell the car but must follow the purchase agreement and Iowa law. Read More

    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Car Title Loans

    Before new legislation was adopted by the Iowa Legislature in 2007, car title loans were a very expensive way to borrow money. The new legislation limits the amount of interest that can be charged. This can still be an expensive loan. Read More

  • Car Titles

    Motor vehicle certificates of title are very important documents that should be treated like a deed to real estate. Read More

  • Iowa Legal Aid Car Buying App

    Need help deciding how much you should spend on a car? Use this helpful tool before you buy your car. Read More

    Iowa Legal Aid
  • Protect Yourself with Affordable Car Insurance

    Iowa drivers and owners of vehicles need to consider how damages will be covered if they are in an accident or if their car is damaged by hail, storm, or some other casualty. Here is a review of different kinds of insurance options available to Iowa drivers and owners for covering damages. Read More

    Legal Hotline for Older Iowans
  • Towed Cars

    Answers to some questions people usually have when their car has been towed. Read More


Contacting the LiveHelp service...