Mainstream auto insurance
Best known as a discount auto insurance provider that does most of its business online and over the phone.
Offers products and features tailored specifically to older adults. You must be an AARP member to qualify.
The nation’s third-largest insurer, with 12,000 exclusive agencies providing personalized service.
Its insurance products are available in 19 states, primarily throughout the West and Midwest.
NerdWallet’s top-rated insurer for members of the general population, Amica wins kudos for customer satisfaction.
Operating in 12 states and Washington, D.C., the insurer relies largely on word-of-mouth to advertise its products.
Founded to serve farmers. Now, 1,700 local agents sell policies, including replacement coverage, to all customers.
Once served only farmers. Now, its products are available to the general population in all 50 states.
The nation’s second-largest insurer is ideal for those who are comfortable with managing their own accounts online.
Enjoys a good reputation among customers, and has strong financial ratings and a large network of agents.
Offers coverage in 11 states from coast to coast, and is an especially big player in California.
The insurer with the jingle about being on your side gets relatively few complaints compared with its peers.
The fourth-largest auto insurer offers a “Name Your Price” tool to help find a policy that fits your budget.
Reduces your collision deductible by up to $500 at policy renewal time if you don’t make a claim.
The nation’s largest auto insurer offers personalized service through more than 18,000 agents.
One of the largest insurers with midrange prices and a variety of discounts.
Auto insurance for high-risk drivers
This insurer has specialized in high-risk drivers since it was founded in 1953.
Offers car insurance in 13 states throughout the South and lower Midwest.
This subsidiary of American Family Insurance is known for its free and anonymous quotes.
Sells new policies to high-risk drivers in Arizona, California, Florida and Texas.
White-glove auto insurance
Per-mile auto insurance
Great for those who drive less than 10,000 miles per year. Offers policies in seven states and 24-hour claims service.
Insurance for military members
Frequently the cheapest option among all insurers. Caters solely to active-duty military members, veterans and their families.