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Picking an auto insurance company can be tricky: rates can vary based on your location, vehicle, and driving record, and every company's discounts differ. Liberty Mutual and Allied are two of the most popular auto insurance companies, providing competitively priced policies across large swaths of the US.
In an effort to simplify the comparison process, we pulled average rates from Allied and Liberty Mutual. These rates cover a variety of pricing components, including credit, driving infractions, and age. Examine these figures and find your next car insurance policy today.
If you have very bad credit, Allied could be a better option for you. On average, Allied offers better rates than Liberty Mutual for drivers with credit scores of 579 or less. Those with outstanding credit — a score of 800 or better — should lean toward Check out typical insurance costs by credit score for Allied and Liberty Mutual below.
|Credit score||Liberty Mutual avg. annual premium||Allied avg. annual premium|
|Very Poor (300-579)||$3,228||$1,483|
|Very Good (740-799)||$1,878||$920|
If you are carrying an at-fault accident, speeding ticket, reckless driving violation, or DUI on your driving résumé, Allied could be a better choice than Liberty Mutual. Every auto insurance company enacts rate penalties differently, so don't hesitate to shop around to find out which insurer suits you.
|Citation||Liberty Mutual avg. annual premium||Allied avg. annual premium|
|At-fault accident (damage < $1,000)||$2,776||$1,662|
|At-fault accident (damage > $1,000)||$2,112||$1,221|
Insurance companies use age to estimate risk, pricing premiums accordingly. Auto insurance is typically most expensive for beginning and young drivers — due to their increased odds of being involved in an accident — and more affordable for middle-aged drivers. Since every insurance company prices ages uniquely, it's worth shopping around and finding the best rate for you.
As a general rule, teen drivers should choose Allied instead of Liberty Mutual: the former's average annual rates are $3,033 less than the latter's..
|Age||Liberty Mutual avg. annual premium||Allied avg. annual premium|
Aside from finances, Liberty Mutual and Allied each carry pros and cons, including the insurers' discount programs, add-ons, customer satisfaction ratings, and financial stability. Dive into the data before making your decision.
|Discount Comparison||Liberty Mutual||Allied|
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|Ratings Comparison||Liberty Mutual||Allied|
|JD Power Rankings||3 out of 5||3 out of 5|
|Other Products||Liberty Mutual||Allied|
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|Other Features||Liberty Mutual||Allied|
|About||Liberty Mutual is committed to providing broad, useful and competitively-priced insurance products and services to meet their customers' ever-changing needs.||Allied Insurance, a Nationwide company, offers a variety of packages with customizable coverages, discounts, benefits and rewards to make sure your insurance is right for you.|
|Roadside Assistance||Liberty Mutual offers 24-hour Roadside Assistance (covering towing to the nearest qualified repair facility, fuel delivery, jump starts, and unlocking vehicle doors) with the purchase of optional Towing & Labor coverage.||Allied offers roadside assistance to you and your household members while they are driving and even while they are passengers in other vehicles. The roadside coverage offered by Allied includes towing up to 15 miles from the disablement, fuel delivery, lockout coverage, and jump starts.|
|Additional Discounts||Liberty Mutual offers additional discounts for those who have recently moved and for the newly retired, newly married or newly graduated.||Allied is a subsidiary of Nationwide Insurance and offers additional discounts for being previously insured with Farm Bureau and a policy feature to lock in your rates annually.|
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