Erie vs The Hartford: Which is Better for You?
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Erie or The Hartford: Which company is best for you?
Erie and The Hartford 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. Erie was founded in 1925, while The Hartford was founded in 1810. 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||Erie||The Hartford|
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|Ratings Comparison||Erie||The Hartford|
|JD Power Rankings||Excellent||Excellent|
|Other Products||Erie||The Hartford|
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|Other Features||Erie||The Hartford|
|About||Erie Insurance provides customers with the flexibility to customize their car insurance by offering over 30 extra policy features, along with the highest levels of customer service.||Since 1810, The Hartford continually seeks new and better ways to proactively respond to their customers needs.|
|Roadside Assistance||Erie provides 24-hour roadside assistance for an additional fee on your policy that covers reasonable auto towing and required labor cost at the site of your vehicle breakdown.||The Hartford has towing and labor coverage to help pay for a tow if your vehicle is inoperable regardless of whether the vehicle is involved in an accident.|
|Additional Discounts||Erie offers an additional discount called "Reduced Usage" that provides a lower rate on your policy if your vehicle is unused for 90 consecutive days during the policy period.||The Hartford is affiliated with AARP and offers numerous discounts including a discount for driving a hybrid or electric vehicle.|
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