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Choosing a car insurance company can be hard: companies' rates may vary based on your driving record, location, and age, and every company provides a different set of discounts. Auto Club (AAA) and Liberty Mutual are among the US' most popular insurance companies, selling competitively priced policies in most US states.
In an effort to make insurance shopping seamless, we have pulled average rates from Liberty Mutual and Auto Club (AAA). These take into account myriad rating factors, including credit, driving history, and age. Compare rates and find an affordable policy today.
If you have extremely bad credit, Liberty Mutual could be the way to go. On average, Liberty Mutual offers cheaper premiums than Auto Club (AAA) for drivers with credit scores of 579 or less. Those with excellent credit — a score of 800-plus — should favor View average insurance costs by credit level for Liberty Mutual and Auto Club (AAA):
|Credit level||Auto Club (AAA) avg. annual premium||Liberty Mutual avg. annual premium|
|Very Poor (300-579)||$6,569||$3,228|
|Very Good (740-799)||$3,004||$1,878|
If you have an at-fault collision, speeding violation, reckless driving violation, or DUI on your résumé, Liberty Mutual could be a better choice than Auto Club (AAA). Every insurer enacts rate penalties differently, so don't hesitate to shop around to find out which insurance company suits you.
|Infraction||Auto Club (AAA) avg. annual premium||Liberty Mutual avg. annual premium|
|At-fault accident (damage < $1,000)||$4,078||$2,776|
|At-fault accident (damage > $1,000)||$4,002||$2,112|
Insurers use age to outline potential risk, assigning rates on a sliding scale. Auto insurance is commonly more expensive for drivers younger than 25 — due to their increased odds of being involved in an accident — and relatively affordable for older drivers. Because every auto insurance company prices age tiers differently, it's worth shopping around and finding the best rate for you.
As a general rule, teen drivers should choose Liberty Mutual before Auto Club (AAA): the former's average annual rates are $3,697 less than the latter's..
|Age||Auto Club (AAA) avg. annual premium||Liberty Mutual avg. annual premium|
Cost aside, Auto Club (AAA) and Liberty Mutual each have pros and cons, including discount programs, customer satisfaction ratings, add-ons, and financial stability. Be sure to weigh these elements before deciding.
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|About||Auto Club provides its customers with customizable payment options, competitive rates and excellent features.||"Buy Online Now” option may qualify you for additional discounts. Here’s why 9 out of 10 customers recommend us: Customized insurance so you only pay for what you need Discounts that save you money Rated “A” by A.M. Best Company.|
|Roadside Assistance||AAA offers three tiers of 24-hour Road Service: Classic, Plus and Premier, which all include towing, emergency starting, battery service, flat tire assistance, locksmith service, fuel delivery, and extrication/winching service. AAA membership covers you, not your vehicle, so you can call whether you are in your own car, a friend’s car, or a rental. Each AAA cardholder is entitled to four Roadside Assistance service calls or reimbursements per membership year at no charge.||Liberty Mutual offers 24-hour Roadside Assistance (covering towing to the nearest qualified repair facility, fuel delivery, jump starts, and unlocking vehicle doors) with the purchase of optional Towing & Labor coverage.|
|Additional Discounts||AAA offers an additional Garage Parking Discount, and maintains a wide-ranging rewards program for AAA members.||Liberty Mutual offers additional discounts for those who have recently moved and for the newly retired, newly married or newly graduated.|
|Recent Questions||Can I bundle my renters and new car insurance?|
We have several companies that will be able to fit your needs. At this time, we do not quote renters insurance on our site but we can quote you with our agency.Does roadside assistance cover people not on your policy
I haven't heard of a roadside assistance program that doesn't extend to anyone using the vehicle that has been given permission to do so. While most companies prefer any driver using the vehicle to be listed on the policy, they do have previsions in the policy that extend to infrequent users.Customer service for AAA roadside assistance only versus AAA auto insurance?
Insurance companies are regulated at a state commissioner level and in theory are supposed to be neutral. But, it's hard to say for sure any being is entirely neutral.What do I do if my vehicle was totaled while parked?
I would definitely involve your insurance company and let them know about the situation. The other driver's insurance company should be paying for your damage up to the limit of that policy, but if it doesn't cover everything then your current company should be able to help cover the rest.See More Questions
|Why did my rate increase for a $25 towing claim?|
Unfortunately, you were given the correct information. Insurance companies base their rates on the risk of having to pay any claim.Can I get a refund for premiums I was forced to pay after accident?
Unfortunately, I do not have any experience with this matter. It does seem like a major oversight on part of Liberty Mutual.What's the difference between a vanishing deductible and accident forgiveness
Simply put: Accident Forgiveness with Liberty Mutual: If you're accident-free for five years (with any company), the company will forgive your first accident and not raise your rates. Furthermore, this policy can apply to all members of the household, including teenagers.Insurer refuses to give me my money back
I would try calling back again. It could be that the agent you spoke with was misinformed.See More Questions
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