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Switching Car Insurance Companies Laconia NH

Why would you shop around if you were happy with your insurance company? Well, the fact of the matter is that exactly the same coverage can cost you widely different amounts, depending on your insurance company.

Allstate Auto Insurance
(888) 355-7971
614 Laconia Rd
Tilton, NH
Description
Safe Drivers Save 45% or more on Auto Insurance. Call Allstate Now!
Phone Hours
SUN - SAT 12:00AM - 12:00AM

Allstate Auto Insurance
(888) 355-7971
73 Main St
Alton, NH
Description
Safe Drivers Save 45% or more on Auto Insurance. Call Allstate Now!
Phone Hours
SUN - SAT 12:00AM - 12:00AM

Allstate Insurance
(603) 524-3541
66 Hill Road
Tilton, NH
 
Wayne Wright Insurance Services Inc
(603) 875-1211
73 Main St
Alton, NH
 
New York Life Insurance CO
(603) 859-6381
170 Old Bay Road
New Durham, NH
 
Allstate Auto Insurance
(888) 355-7971
35 Center St
Wolfeboro, NH
Description
Safe Drivers Save 45% or more on Auto Insurance. Call Allstate Now!
Phone Hours
SUN - SAT 12:00AM - 12:00AM

Merwin- Robert S - State Farm Insurance Agent
(603) 524-4087
476 Union Avenue
Laconia, NH
 
J Clifton Avery Agency Inc
(603) 569-2515
21 South Main St.
Wolfeboro, NH
 
Bill Cummings
(603) 934-3141
446 Central St
Franklin, NH
 
Allstate Insurance - Donald Smialek
(603) 536-5161
56 Main St
Plymouth, NH
 

Switching Car Insurance Companies

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Switching Car Insurance Companies

Have you discovered a better deal? Are you unhappy with your present insurer? Maybe you've been thinking about changing insurance companies for a while. It's never been easier to find out if you are getting the right insurance at the right price. You can get quotes online with some companies 24 hours a day. Many other companies have toll free information lines where you can find out more. You can even talk to your states Department of Insurance for information on getting the right insurance.

So, why would you shop around if you were happy with your insurance company? Well, the fact of the matter is that exactly the same coverage can cost you widely different amounts, depending on your insurance company. How does this happen? Well, reasons vary, but a common one is that a particular insurance company may have experienced higher than expected claim rates for a particular coverage group. A coverage group is a group of clients who all share similar characteristics like age, number of accidents or type of vehicle. If this happens, better overall pricing and discounts could be available on the same policy at another insurer, who hasn't had the same spike in claims.

While it may seem intimidating, once you decide on a new insurer, switching companies is easy to do.

First, you'll have to cancel your existing policy. Usually, this will need to be done in writing. Be sure to specify the date when you want the insurance cancelled. You will have to have your new policy in force for this same date. In some states, your new insurance agent must notify your previous agent of the change. You may even have to send back the actual printed policy, depending on your insurance company. Regardless of any other details, your insurance company should send you a cancellation request form for you to sign and return. If you do not receive such a form, you should contact the company or your previous agent, to find out the status of your cancellation. Always be sure that your old policy has been properly cancelled; otherwise, your insurance company may terminate your coverage for lack of payment and this could adversely affect your credit rating.

Ideally, the best time to switch your coverage is just before your current policy comes up for renewal. In this way, you don't pay any penalty for cancelling. Most insurers will not refund the total amount of your premium if you cancel early. How can you be sure to switch at the right time?...

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