Picking an auto insurance company can be hard: rates may vary based on your driving history, age, and location, and companies offer an array of discounts. Farm Bureau Mutual and Safe Auto are two of America's most popular auto insurance companies, providing high-quality policies in most American states.
To help take the sting out of shopping for car insurance, we've gathered typical rates from Safe Auto and Farm Bureau Mutual. These take into consideration an array of rating factors, including credit, driving history, and age. Check out the below rates and find your next car insurance policy today.
If you have very poor credit, Farm Bureau Mutual could be preferable to Farm Bureau Mutual. Typically, Farm Bureau Mutual offers better rates than Safe Auto for drivers with credit scores of lower than 580. Insurance shoppers with excellent credit — a score of 800 or higher — should opt for Farm Bureau Mutual, which typically beats Safe Auto by $1,058 per year. Check out typical insurance costs by credit tier for Safe Auto and Farm Bureau Mutual below.
|Credit score||Farm Bureau Mutual avg. annual premium||Safe Auto avg. annual premium|
|Very Poor (300-579)||$1,780||$3,799|
|Very Good (740-799)||$932||$1,937|
If you're carrying an at-fault accident, speeding ticket, reckless driving violation, or DUI in your rear view mirror, Farm Bureau Mutual could be a better choice than Safe Auto. Every insurer prices its policies differently, so it's worth comparing quotes to understand which insurer suits you.
|Infraction||Farm Bureau Mutual avg. annual premium||Safe Auto avg. annual premium|
|At-fault accident (damage < $1,000)||$1,224||$2,867|
|At-fault accident (damage > $1,000)||$1,294||$2,837|
Insurers rely on a driver's age as an indicator of potential risk, pricing policies accordingly. An auto insurance policy is often more expensive for teen drivers — because of their inexperience — and more affordable for older drivers. Since every insurance company rates age brackets uniquely, it's smart to shop around and find a great rate.
As a general rule, teen drivers should choose Farm Bureau Mutual over Safe Auto: Farm Bureau Mutual offers average yearly savings of $5,495, compared to Safe Auto.
|Age bracket||Farm Bureau Mutual avg. annual premium||Safe Auto avg. annual premium|
Aside from affordability, Farm Bureau Mutual and Safe Auto each come with 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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|About||Farm Bureau Mutual of Iowa focuses on building trusted relationships and helping you protect what matters most, so they can help you find the right products at the right time as you work to achieve your goals.||Safe Auto strives to provide affordable insurance to every driver, no matter the situation.|
|Roadside Assistance||Farm Bureau Mutual offers 24/7 roadside assistance to members at no added expense. The company's Emergency Roadside Assistance coverage includes up to $100 for emergency service nationwide.||Safe Auto's roadside assistance coverage pays for towing services and certain repair costs required to make your car operable.|
|Additional Discounts||None Available||Safe Auto specializes in providing minimum, state required coverage and full coverage to drivers who have had some trouble getting affordable rates due to tickets, accidents, and license issues.|
Should I get full coverage from a less well-known insurer?
Whether or not the company is a "mainstream" provider doesn't mean that you would have a bad claims experience. There are several companies out there that have been around for several years and just don't advertise like other companies.Do I pay a deductible for a liability claim?
You are not responsible for a deductible unless you have comprehensive and collision coverage. Since you only have liability, the damages to your car will not be covered which means there is no deductible.See More Questions
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