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Choosing a car insurer is difficult: rates fluctuate based on your driving history, location, and age, and every company's discounts vary. Infinity and SAFECO are counted among the most popular insurance companies, providing high-quality insurance policies in many states.
In an effort to make shopping for car insurance easier, we have collected average rates from SAFECO and Infinity. These take into account an array of rating factors, including credit rating, driving history, and age. Compare rates and find the right policy for you.
If you have very poor credit, SAFECO could be the way to go. Typically, SAFECO offers lower rates than Infinity for prospective clients with credit scores of less than 580. Drivers with exceptional credit — a score of 800-plus — should lean toward Check out average insurance costs by credit score for SAFECO and Infinity below.
|Credit level||Infinity avg. annual premium||SAFECO avg. annual premium|
|Very Poor (300-579)||$7,847||$5,308|
|Very Good (740-799)||$4,045||$1,871|
If you're dealing with an at-fault accident, speeding violation, reckless driving violation, or DUI on your driving record, SAFECO could be a better choice than Infinity. Every insurer has different post-violation pricing structures, so don't be afraid to shop around to find out which insurer is best for you.
|Citation||Infinity avg. annual premium||SAFECO avg. annual premium|
|At-fault accident (damage < $1,000)||$5,774||$2,546|
|At-fault accident (damage > $1,000)||$4,487||$1,969|
Insurance companies use age to outline potential risk, pricing premiums accordingly. A car insurance policy is commonly more expensive for young drivers — thanks to their inexperience — and more affordable for middle-aged drivers. Since each insurance company prices age brackets differently, it's wise to compare rates and find great coverage.
As a general rule, teen drivers should choose SAFECO over Infinity: the former's average annual rates are $8,526 less than the latter's..
|Age tier||Infinity avg. annual premium||SAFECO avg. annual premium|
Setting aside cost, Infinity and SAFECO each carry pros and cons, including their customer satisfaction ratings, discount programs, add-ons, and financial stability. Dive into the data before making your decision.
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|Student Away at School|
|Affinity Membership Alum|
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|eSign or ePay|
|JD Power Rankings||Not Rated out of 5||3 out of 5|
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|Mobile Home Insurance|
|About||Infinity provides non-standard car insurance to drivers who represent higher than normal risks and would otherwise pay higher rates for comparable coverage.||At Safeco Insurance, we promise to make it easy for you, to provide the coverage you need, to connect you with local agents who offer personal advice, and most important of all - to be there for you when you need us most. When you have a claim, we take care of it. It’s that simple. We’re backed by the financial strength of Liberty Mutual Insurance, ranked on the Fortune 100 list of the largest U.S. corporations. Trust Safeco with your auto investment, today!|
|Roadside Assistance||Infinity's 24 hour roadside assistance is available for towing to the nearest repair facility and labor cost at the site of your disablement. Infinity covers up to 5 disablements within a 12 month period.||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||Infinity offers an additional discount in most states for registering your policy account profile online.||Safeco is a subsidiary of Liberty Mutual and offers claim service 24/7.|
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