Selecting an auto insurance company is complex: companies' rates differ by location, age, and driving history, and every company provides a different set of discounts. Mercury and Infinity are two of the most popular car insurance companies, providing competitively priced policies across large portions of America.
To help take the sting out of shopping for car insurance, we gathered average prices from Infinity and Mercury. These rates cover a variety of rating factors, including credit rating, driving infractions, and demographics. Take a look at these rates and find the perfect policy for you.
If you have very bad credit, Mercury could be preferable to Mercury. On average, Mercury offers better premiums than Infinity for drivers with credit scores of lower than 580. Drivers with outstanding credit — a score of 800 or better — should favor Mercury, which typically beats Infinity by $2,766 per year. Check out common insurance rates by credit tier for Infinity and Mercury below.
|Credit level||Mercury avg. annual premium||Infinity avg. annual premium|
|Very Poor (300-579)||$1,115||$7,847|
|Very Good (740-799)||$1,115||$4,045|
If you're saddled with an at-fault accident, speeding ticket, reckless driving violation, or DWI on your driving record, Mercury could be a better choice than Infinity. Each auto insurance company prices policies differently after a violation, so always do your due diligence and compare quotes to find out which insurer suits you.
|Citation||Mercury avg. annual premium||Infinity avg. annual premium|
|At-fault accident (damage < $1,000)||$1,822||$5,774|
|At-fault accident (damage > $1,000)||$1,125||$4,487|
Auto insurance companies use a driver's age as an estimator of risk, assigning rates accordingly. A car insurance policy is often most expensive for beginning and young drivers — due to their inexperience — and more affordable for drivers aged 25 or older. Since every insurance company rates ages differently, it's smart to shop around and find the perfect policy for you.
As a general rule, teen drivers should choose Mercury before Infinity: Mercury offers average yearly savings of $12,874, compared to Infinity.
|Age tier||Mercury avg. annual premium||Infinity avg. annual premium|
Aside from affordability, Mercury and Infinity both have pros and cons, including discount programs, customer satisfaction ratings, add-ons, and financial stability. Be sure to weigh these elements before deciding.
|Anti-Lock Brake System|
|Student Away at School|
|Affinity Membership Alum|
|Pay in Full|
|eSign or ePay|
|JD Power Rankings||2 out of 5||Not Rated out of 5|
|Travel Trailer Insurance|
|Mobile Home Insurance|
|About||Rated A+ by AM Best, Mercury Insurance has been saving customers money on home and auto insurance since 1962.||Infinity provides non-standard car insurance to drivers who represent higher than normal risks and would otherwise pay higher rates for comparable coverage.|
|Roadside Assistance||Mercury offers roadside assistance as an optional addition to your policy which provides coverage 24/7 for things like reimbursement for locking keys in your car, a flat tire change, and even a tow up to the limit on your policy.||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.|
|Additional Discounts||Mercury insurance offers additional accommodations to military service members like accepting out of state licenses, physical damage only coverage, and more!||Infinity offers an additional discount in most states for registering your policy account profile online.|
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