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Allstate or The General:
Which Company is Best for You?

Allstate and The General 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 The General was founded in 1963. 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.
Discount Comparison Allstate The General
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 The General
Financial Strength Superior Excellent
JD Power Rankings
3 out of 5
Not Rated out of 5
User Satisfaction

A+

A+

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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. The General offers great rates on auto insurance to all types of drivers. Whether you have great driving record, had a gap in coverage, or been in an accident, we have a rate for you!
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. The General provides optional Towing and Labor coverage in select states to pay for the cost of towing your car if it becomes disabled. Comprehensive and collision coverage is a prerequisite for purchase. The General also offers a Roadside Assistance plan that is administered by Nation Safe Drivers (NSD). This optional program provides 24-hour assistance for towing and other emergency services.
Additional Discounts Allstate offers additional discounts for utility vehicles, farm vehicles, seniors, and the newly retired. None Available
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