You may be leaving hundreds, even thousands, of dollars on the table if you don’t regularly compare insurance companies and rates. Many factors affect your car insurance rates, and if any of them have changed – you’ve moved, bought a different car, had a ticket – it’s possible that the cheapest policy will come from a different insurer.
The younger you are, the more likely you are to save by making a car insurance comparison. On a full-coverage policy, a driver under age 25 saves more than $1,100 a year on average by shopping around, according to a CarInsurance.com study.
You can phone several insurance agents, or you can go to each insurer’s website to seek a car insurance quote. Or you can turn to one of several online quote comparison sites, like CarInsurance.com, where you can get apples-to-apples quotes delivered online in a few minutes.
Whether you’re buying online with us, directly from an insurance carrier, or on the phone dealing with an agent, these are the steps: