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Michigan drivers’ $400 refund checks start this week

Posted at 11:52 AM, Mar 07, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-08 01:47:35-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Governor Gretchen Whitmer was in Grand Rapids Monday.

Whitmer joined the Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services tohighlight the $400 refund checks Michigan drivers will start getting this week.

The money is coming from the Michigan Catastrophic Claims Association.

The refunds will go to policyholders for every vehicle that was insured as of 11:59 p.m. on Oct. 31, 2021. Surplus funds will be transferred to the MCCA by insurers by March 9 for refunds via check or ACH deposit.

The refunds have to be issued no later than May 9, 2022, according to the state.