Allstate vs Mercury
Car Insurance

Allstate and Mercury are two of the biggest names in insurance, with an advertising reach to match. Chances are you've seen more than one commercial from either in the past month. Allstate was founded in 1931, while Mercury was founded in 1962. Both are widely-trusted companies, but which has the discounts, services, and customer ratings that matter most to you? See how they stack up below.

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Allstate or Mercury:
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Discount Comparison Allstate Mercury
Good Student
Multiple Policies
Multiple Vehicles
Anti-Theft Device(s)
Anti-Lock Brake System
Air Bags
Good Driver
Defensive Driver
Student Away at School
Driver Training
Green Vehicles
Affinity Membership Alum
Advanced Purchase
Pay in Full
Home Owner
eSign or ePay
Telematics
New Vehicle
Annual Mileage
Military
Ratings Comparison Allstate Mercury
Financial Strength Superior Superior
JD Power Rankings
3 out of 5
2 out of 5
User Satisfaction

A+

A+

Other Products Allstate Mercury
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Other Features Allstate Mercury
About Allstate gives quality protection at a great price, complete with personal attention and service you need to choose coverage that makes the most sense for you. Mercury is committed to providing their customers with optimum coverage and quality service.
Roadside Assistance Every Allstate customer has access to Allstate's 24/7 Roadside network with no annual fee. This pay-per-use coverage allows you to pay only for service when you need it (typically with a charge of $99 per tow and $84 for other services like tire changes, jump starts, fuel delivery and locksmith services). For prepaid options, you may choose Allstate Motor Club for full coverage or elect to add Towing & Labor Coverage to your auto policy. Mercury offers roadside assistance as an optional addition to your policy which provides coverage 24/7 for things like reimbursement for locking keys in your car, a flat tire change, and even a tow up to the limit on your policy.
Additional Discounts Allstate offers additional discounts for utility vehicles, farm vehicles, seniors, and the newly retired. Mercury insurance offers additional accommodations to military service members like accepting out of state licenses, physical damage only coverage, and more!
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What do I do if my vehicle was totaled while parked?

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Do I need a police report to file a claim?

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