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MetLife or The Hartford: Which company is best for you?
Important note: As of April 2021, The Farmers Insurance Group has acquired all MetLife auto and homeowners policies. MetLife Auto & Home is no longer affiliated with MetLife, Inc and policyholders will use Farmers services to manage their accounts. For more information on Farmers auto and home insurance policies, check out our Farmers vs. The Hartford comparison.
MetLife 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. MetLife was founded in 1959, 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.
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Since 1810, The Hartford continually seeks new and better ways to proactively respond to their customers needs.
MetLife offers optional Towing & Labor Coverage to reimburse drivers for towing and other roadside-assistance expenses.
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.
MetLife offers additional savings through a Deductible Savings Benefit (available in select states), which enables you to earn $50 every year in which a driver doesn't make a claim, up to a maximum of $250 that can be put toward the deductible in the event of a covered loss.
The Hartford is affiliated with AARP and offers numerous discounts including a discount for driving a hybrid or electric vehicle.