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Direct General Car Insurance

Direct General offers state-by-state minimums and specializes in non-standard auto insurance for drivers that are considered high-risk.

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What we know about Direct General

Direct General, headquartered in the great city of Nashville, TN, was founded in 1991. Its financial strength rating–aka its money-flexing muscle power to keep your assets safe–is Excellent. On the other hand, its J.D. Power rating, which measures customer satisfaction around the handling of claims, is Not Rated out of 5. A higher J.D. Power Rating is a good indicator that a carrier will treat you well should something go wrong. Which is exactly what insurance is for, right? See more on J.D. Power ratings here.




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Direct General Auto Insurance Discounts & Features

  • Senior Citizen Discount
  • Military Discount
  • Safe Driver Discount
  • Student Discounts
  • Multi-Vehicle & Multi-Policy Discount
  • Mileage Discount
  • Homeowner Discount
  • Welcome Back Discount
  • Renewal Discount
  • Affinity Discount
  • Manage Your Policy Online
  • Rental Reimbursement Coverage
  • Towing Coverage
  • Customize Your Payments
  • Live Chat Option

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