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The General

The General® offers auto insurance for drivers with a less than perfect driving history, have not had continuous coverage or have less than perfect credit at a great rate!

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What we know about The General


The General, headquartered in the great city of Nashville,Tn, was founded in 1963. 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.

1963

Founded

N/A

Claims Rating

A+

User Satisfaction

Other Products Offered

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Homeowners Insurance
Travel Trailer Insurance
Renters Insurance
RV Insurance
Motorcycle
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Discounts & Features

  • Paid In Full Discount
  • Transfer Discount
  • Multi-Vehicle Discount
  • Homeowners Discount
  • Low Down Payment
  • Buy Online
  • Roadside Assistance
  • Immediate Coverage

Commercials

Car Insurance Reality Check - The General Commercial

Got the Auto Insurance Blues? - The General Commercial

Quality at a Low Cost - The General Commercial

About The Zebra

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