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Buying Auto Insurance Bangor ME

Some insurance companies use only one of these methods of selling to customers, others may use a combination of methods. Let's look at the advantages and disadvantages of each.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Maine
(207) 262-0456
1 Merchants Plaza Suite 403
Bangor, ME
 
Allstate Insurance Companies
(207) 945-3310
1045 Broadway
Bangor, ME
 
Bankers Life & Casualty CO
(207) 947-3448
27 Bangor Mall Boulevard
Bangor, ME
 
Allstate Insurance - Alexandra Beaulieu
(207) 945-3612
849 Stillwater Ave
Bangor, ME
 
St Peter- Jill M
(207) 989-1288
319 Wilson St
Brewer, ME
 
Gardner- Mary Beth
(207) 947-0924
1219 Broadway
Bangor, ME
 
Allstate Insurance - Carol A. Cammack
(207) 990-5008
609 Hammond Street
Bangor, ME
 
Allen- Peter C
(207) 947-6781
585 Hammond St
Bangor, ME
 
R Hogan Ins Agency Inc - State Farm Insurance Agent
(207) 947-4579
792 Stillwater Avenue
Bangor, ME
 
Brewer Fcu
(207) 989-7240
77 N Main St
Brewer, ME
 

Buying Auto Insurance

You can buy car insurance in different ways, from a variety of sources, depending on the insurance company. Does it make a difference how or where you buy? It might. Let's take a look.

There are essentially four ways to purchase auto insurance. They are:

  • From an agent (employed representative) of an insurance company
  • From an independent agent
  • From an online broker
  • Directly from an insurance company

Some insurance companies use only one of these methods of selling to customers, others may use a combination of methods. Let's look at the advantages and disadvantages of each.

From an insurance company agent
Some national or regional auto insurance companies employ agents who are commissioned sales and support people, and who work directly for the insurance company from small offices located around the country. Allstate, State Farm, and Farmers are examples of companies who work this way. Some people feel that there are benefits to being able to talk to a familiar voice regarding policy questions, billing concerns, renewals, and claim advice. Good agents will even call customers about new discounts or program options that offer cost savings. Just be aware that agents don't administer claims.

From an independent agent
This type of agent is an independent business person or company, often called a broker or agency, that represents a number of different insurance companies. This is most common way that auto insurance, and o...

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