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Choosing a car insurance company can be tricky: companies' rates differ based on your location, age, and driving history, and companies offer an array of perks. Allstate and SAFECO are counted among the US' most popular insurers, providing high-quality coverage across most of America.
To help simplify the insurance-shopping process, we've pulled typical prices from SAFECO and Allstate. These cover a number of rating factors, including credit history, driving history, and age. Examine these rates and find the perfect policy for you.
If you have very poor credit, Allstate could be a better option for you. Typically, Allstate offers more affordable premiums than SAFECO for prospective clients with credit scores of less than 580. Insurance shoppers with exceptional credit — a score of 800 or better — should lean toward View common insurance rates by credit level for SAFECO and Allstate below.
|Credit level||Allstate avg. annual premium||SAFECO avg. annual premium|
|Very Poor (300-579)||$3,117||$5,308|
|Very Good (740-799)||$1,820||$1,871|
If you're saddled with an at-fault collision, speeding ticket, reckless driving citation, or DUI in your rear view mirror, SAFECO could be a better choice than Allstate. Every insurer enacts rate penalties differently, so don't hesitate to shop around to figure out which insurer suits you.
|Violation||Allstate avg. annual premium||SAFECO avg. annual premium|
|At-fault accident (damage < $1,000)||$3,006||$2,546|
|At-fault accident (damage > $1,000)||$2,290||$1,969|
Insurance companies rely on age to outline risk potential, assigning rates accordingly. An auto insurance policy is often most expensive for teen drivers — due to their increased odds of being involved in an accident — and more affordable for middle-aged drivers. Because every insurance company evaluates ages in a different way, it's wise to compare rates and find great coverage.
As a general rule, teen drivers should choose Allstate instead of SAFECO: Allstate offers average yearly savings of $1,323 versusSAFECO.
|Age||Allstate avg. annual premium||SAFECO avg. annual premium|
Aside from affordability, Allstate and SAFECO both have pros and cons, including the insurers' discount programs, add-ons, customer satisfaction ratings, and financial stability. Dive into the data before making your decision.
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|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.||Why customers love us: Whether it’s your car, home, motorcycle, boat, identity, or more, Safeco makes it simple to protect what matters to you. Financial strength you can trust - Safeco Insurance is a proud part of Liberty Mutual Insurance, a Fortune 100 company. Liberty Mutual is rated “A” by A.M. Best Company.|
|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.||Safeco offers roadside assistance 24/7 as an option to your policy and includes coverage for towing, flat tire, battery service, fuel and fluids, and lockouts.|
|Additional Discounts||Allstate offers additional discounts for utility vehicles, farm vehicles, seniors, and the newly retired.||Safeco is a subsidiary of Liberty Mutual and offers claim service 24/7.|
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