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Picking a car insurance company can be complicated: companies' rates differ by location, vehicle, and driving record, and companies offer an array of discounts. USAA and Allied are two of America's most popular car insurance companies, providing competitively priced coverage in most states.
To make shopping for car insurance easier, we've gathered average insurance rates from Allied and USAA. The below cover an array of pricing components, including credit rating, driving history, and age. Check out the below rates and find an affordable policy today.
If you have very poor credit, Allied could be preferable to USAA. On average, Allied offers better premiums than USAA for drivers with credit scores of less than 580. Those with exceptional credit — a score of 800-plus — should lean toward USAA, which typically beats Allied by $17 per year. View common insurance rates by credit tier for Allied and USAA:
|Credit score||USAA avg. annual premium||Allied avg. annual premium|
|Very Poor (300-579)||$2,682||$1,483|
|Very Good (740-799)||$910||$920|
If you've got an at-fault accident, speeding violation, reckless driving violation, or DUI on your résumé, USAA could be a better choice than Allied. Every car insurance company prices policies differently after a violation, so it's worth comparing quotes to understand which insurance company suits you.
|Violation||USAA avg. annual premium||Allied avg. annual premium|
|At-fault accident (damage < $1,000)||$1,304||$1,662|
|At-fault accident (damage > $1,000)||$947||$1,221|
Insurers use a driver's age to outline potential risk, assigning rates accordingly. Auto insurance is usually most expensive for teen drivers — due to their inexperience — and most affordable for middle-aged drivers. Because every car insurance company rates age tiers uniquely, it's wise to compare rates and find great coverage.
As a general rule, teen drivers should choose USAA over Allied: USAA offers average yearly savings of $662, compared to Allied.
|Age tier||USAA avg. annual premium||Allied avg. annual premium|
Cost aside, USAA and Allied come with pros and cons, including the insurers' discount programs, add-ons, customer satisfaction ratings, and financial stability. Be sure to get quotes and compare rates before purchasing a policy.
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|About||USAA is known for their award-winning service, distinguished products and making their customers' needs a priority.||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||24-hour roadside assistance is included in all of USAA's Extended Vehicle Protection programs. Pricing varies depending on which plan you select. Roadside assistance will pay up to $100 per occurrence of the following: towing service, flat tire change, emergency gas delivery, battery jump, and locksmith services. Substitute Transportation is available up to $250 per occurrence. Travel/Lodging Reimbursement is available up to $300 per occurrence.||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||USAA offers additional discounts for vehicles with daytime running lights and vehicles in storage, as well as a legacy discount for members under 25 years old whose parents have had USAA auto insurance.||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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