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Brushing Up on Your Motorcycle Riding Skills

by Melissa Crumish on

Tiger Woods is a really, really, really good golfer – maybe the best in the history of the sport – and he still works closely with a coach, aiming to constantly improve his game. The same can be said of quarterback Tom Brady in football. And Sidney Crosby in hockey. This mindset to constantly improve […]

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Insurance Requirements When Registering a Motorcycle by Alicia Sparks on

Every state requires vehicle owners to have some sort of financial responsibility for their vehicles. Most commonly, this responsibility comes in the form of a traditional auto insurance policy, though some states allow drivers other options such as: Self-insurance. Posting bonds. Making cash deposits. Regardless of the form, no one can complete a vehicle registration […]

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How to Order Specialty License Plates For A Motorcycle by Nadia Ibanez on

Motorcycles, just like cars, require registration with your local Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). And depending on personal preference  you have the option to choose between a standard plate (motorcycles only require one rear plate) or a specialty plate.   Ordering Motorcycle Vanity License Plates Before ordering vanity or personalized license plates for your motorbike, […]

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Replacing a Lost Motorcycle Registration by Josh Tyson on

If we may speak for your grandmother momentarily: “We knew that as soon as you started riding around on that cursed motorcycle you’d become nothing more than a common outlaw. Just look at you now! You can’t even find your registration. Have you no respect for the rue of law?” Ahem. So, you lost your […]

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Motorcycles, Scooters, Mopeds: Which Bikes Require Registration? by Cara Hopkins on

Many states, including Georgia and Illinois, require you to register your motorcycle, scooter, or moped just like any other vehicle. In most cases, motorcycle registration is pretty much identical to vehicle registration (except, your state might have a different form for motorcycles). In some states, however, registration requirements for a motorbike are quite a bit […]

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Motorcycle Registration Requirements: Documents, Fees, and More by Melissa Crumish on

You must register your motorbike with your Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) or other state motor vehicle agency. How, exactly, depends on your state’s vehicle registration policies. Generally, you’ll need to visit a DMV office with: A completed motorcycle registration application. Every state has a different name for this form, but in most instances it’s […]

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Helmet Laws for Scooters by Nadia Ibanez on

Motorcycles have always held a certain appeal for some, but in recent years, scooters, mopeds, and other types of motorbikes have gained popularity. As such, lawmakers have created regulations specifically related to these bikes, such as helmet laws. Helmet laws have been around since the 1960s and each state has adopted its own policies. Some […]

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