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Buying Auto Insurance Indianola IA

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.

Allstate Auto Insurance
(888) 355-7971
204 E DETROIT AVE
Indianola, IA
Description
Safe Drivers Save 45% or more on Auto Insurance. Call Allstate Now!
Phone Hours
SUN - SAT 12:00AM - 12:00AM

Blake- Joe F
(515) 961-3448
409 N Jefferson Way
Indianola, IA
 
Rettenmeier- Todd J - State Farm Insurance Agent
(515) 287-5335
4121 Southeast 14th Street
Des Moines, IA
 
Van Meter- Bradley J - State Farm Insurance Agent
(515) 256-6480
4229 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA
 
Farmers Insurance
(515) 287-0055
4601 Southwest 9th Street
Des Moines, IA
 
Allstate Auto Insurance
(888) 355-7971
4505 SW 9th St
Des Moines, IA
Description
Safe Drivers Save 45% or more on Auto Insurance. Call Allstate Now!
Phone Hours
SUN - SAT 12:00AM - 12:00AM

Kuehl- Chad J
(515) 961-2842
202 N Howard St
Indianola, IA
 
Allstate Insurance Companies
(515) 953-7498
4515 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA
 
Richardson- Alan J - State Farm Insurance Agent
(515) 285-9952
5901 Southwest 9th Street
Des Moines, IA
 
Crivaro Insurance Agency
(515) 288-5589
2449 Southwest 9th Street
Des Moines, IA
 

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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