1990 Cadillac Brougham Car Insurance Rates – 5 Ideas for Cheaper Quotes

Searching for better insurance prices for your Cadillac Brougham could be a lot of work, but you can learn these tips to find lower rates.

There are both good and bad ways to find insurance online so we’re going to tell you the quickest way to get price quotes for a Cadillac and find the best price possible either online or from local insurance agents.

Cheaper rates with these five discounts

Insurance is expensive, but companies offer discounts to help bring down the price. A few discounts will automatically apply at the time you complete a quote, but some may not be applied and must be inquired about before you will receive the discount.

  • 55 and Retired – Drivers that qualify as senior citizens can get a small discount on rates for Brougham coverage.
  • Online Discount – Many insurance companies will discount your bill up to fifty bucks for buying your policy on the web.
  • Sign Early and Save – A few larger companies allow discounts for switching to them before your current policy expires. This can save 10% or more.
  • Driver Education Discount – Teen drivers should enroll in driver’s education in high school.
  • Defensive Driver Discount – Taking part in a safe driver course may get you a small discount and make you a better driver.

One last thing about discounts, some credits don’t apply to the overall cost of the policy. Most only reduce specific coverage prices like medical payments or collision. So even though it sounds like all those discounts means the company will pay you, that’s just not realistic. Any amount of discount will help lower your premiums.

Companies and their offered discounts are:

  • American Family may include discounts for air bags, bundled insurance, mySafetyValet, good driver, and good student.
  • State Farm discounts include multiple autos, Steer Clear safe driver discount, accident-free, passive restraint, defensive driving training, safe vehicle, and Drive Safe & Save.
  • 21st Century includes discounts for 55 and older, anti-lock brakes, driver training, early bird, automatic seat belts, defensive driver, and teen driver.
  • Travelers policyholders can earn discounts including early quote, multi-policy, home ownership, payment discounts, continuous insurance, student away at school, and multi-car.
  • Geico has savings for federal employee, emergency military deployment, daytime running lights, anti-theft, defensive driver, and good student.

When quoting, ask all companies you are considering which discounts you may be entitled to. A few discounts may not apply to policies in your area. If you would like to view insurance companies that offer many of these discounts, click this link.

Low cost insurance prices

Performing a rate comparison is a ton of work if you don’t know the most efficient way to do it. You can spend your afternoon talking about coverages with insurance companies in your area, or you can stay home and use online quoting to get pricing more quickly.

Many companies take part in a program that allows shoppers to only type in their quote data once, and every company returns a rated price based on the submitted data. This eliminates the need for quote requests to each company.

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One minor caviat to doing it this way is buyers cannot specifically choose the insurers you will receive quotes from. If you would rather choose specific insurance companies for rate comparison, we put together a list of the cheapest insurance companies in your area. Click here to view list.

It doesn’t matter which method you choose, just make darn sure you compare the same coverages with every price quote. If the quotes have different data it will be very difficult to determine which company has the best rates.

Insurance can be complex

When buying proper insurance coverage for your vehicles, there is no “best” method to buy coverage. Coverage needs to be tailored to your specific needs.

These are some specific questions could help you determine whether or not you would benefit from an agent’s advice.

  • Should I put collision coverage on all my vehicles?
  • Does my personal policy cover me when driving out-of-state?
  • When would I need additional glass coverage?
  • Can I get a multi-policy discount?
  • Does my 1990 Cadillac Brougham need full coverage?
  • Are split liability limits better than a combined single limit?
  • Do I have any recourse if my insurance company denies a claim?
  • Should I file a claim if it’s only slightly more than my deductible?
  • Should I have a commercial auto policy?

If you can’t answer these questions then you might want to talk to an insurance agent. If you want to speak to an agent in your area, simply complete this short form. It is quick, free and can help protect your family.

Auto insurance 101

Knowing the specifics of your policy can help you determine which coverages you need at the best deductibles and correct limits. The terms used in a policy can be impossible to understand and coverage can change by endorsement.

Liability coverages

This will cover injuries or damage you cause to a person or their property by causing an accident. Coverage consists of three different limits, bodily injury per person, bodily injury per accident and property damage. You commonly see limits of 100/300/100 which stand for $100,000 in coverage for each person’s injuries, a limit of $300,000 in injury protection per accident, and a limit of $100,000 paid for damaged property. Some companies may use one limit called combined single limit (CSL) which limits claims to one amount and claims can be made without the split limit restrictions.

Liability coverage protects against claims like structural damage, attorney fees, emergency aid, pain and suffering and legal defense fees. How much liability should you purchase? That is a personal decision, but you should buy as high a limit as you can afford.

Collision insurance

This pays to fix your vehicle from damage caused by collision with another vehicle or an object, but not an animal. You will need to pay your deductible and the rest of the damage will be paid by collision coverage.

Collision can pay for things like colliding with a tree, crashing into a building, sideswiping another vehicle and sustaining damage from a pot hole. Paying for collision coverage can be pricey, so consider dropping it from lower value vehicles. Another option is to bump up the deductible to save money on collision insurance.

Medical costs insurance

Coverage for medical payments and/or PIP pay for immediate expenses for dental work, chiropractic care, funeral costs and hospital visits. They can be used to cover expenses not covered by your health insurance plan or if there is no health insurance coverage. They cover not only the driver but also the vehicle occupants and will also cover being hit by a car walking across the street. PIP is not an option in every state but it provides additional coverages not offered by medical payments coverage

UM/UIM Coverage

Your UM/UIM coverage gives you protection when other motorists either are underinsured or have no liability coverage at all. This coverage pays for medical payments for you and your occupants as well as your vehicle’s damage.

Since many drivers carry very low liability coverage limits, their liability coverage can quickly be exhausted. That’s why carrying high Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist coverage should not be overlooked. Normally your uninsured/underinsured motorist coverages are similar to your liability insurance amounts.

Comprehensive or Other Than Collision

Comprehensive insurance pays to fix your vehicle from damage that is not covered by collision coverage. You first must pay your deductible then the remaining damage will be covered by your comprehensive coverage.

Comprehensive coverage protects against claims like rock chips in glass, damage from getting keyed, theft and vandalism. The maximum amount your auto insurance company will pay is the actual cash value, so if it’s not worth much more than your deductible consider removing comprehensive coverage.

In the end, you save

Drivers switch companies for a variety of reasons including high prices, lack of trust in their agent, questionable increases in premium and even high rates after DUI convictions. No matter why you want to switch, choosing a new company is not as hard as you think.

When buying insurance coverage, you should never reduce needed coverages to save money. There are too many instances where someone sacrificed comprehensive coverage or liability limits to discover at claim time that it was a big mistake. The proper strategy is to buy the best coverage you can find at the best cost while still protecting your assets.

We just covered a lot of information how to reduce 1990 Cadillac Brougham insurance rates online. The key concept to understand is the more times you quote, the more likely it is that you will get a better rate. You may even find the most savings is with a small local company.

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Comments About 1990 Cadillac Brougham Insurance

  1. Luann Tran

    State Farm quoted the best rates in Montana.

  2. Shad Walls

    Enjoyed the article. I’m in the south part of Chicago, IL. I compared lots of rates. Saved roughly $20 a month. 21st Century was the most affordable for me. They have a lot of discounts available. Book value doesn’t justify full coverage anymore.

  3. Mendy French

    I compared a lot of rate quotes for a 1990 Cadillac Brougham in Fairbanks, Alaska. Ended up at right around $90 every six months with Amica. Left GMAC to switch. Are quotes cheaper online?

  4. Jina Hopkins

    I got quite a few price quotes for a 1990 Cadillac Brougham in Aurora, IL. Ended up at right around $70 every six months with Auto-Owners. Insured with MetLife before.

  5. Kourtney Cross

    I think State Farm has low rates in Connecticut. For me anyway.

  6. Maranda Contreras

    Does Arizona have minimum liability requirements?

  7. Chantell Good

    Progressive was cheapest for my 1990 Cadillac Brougham in Wichita, KS.

  8. Jonnie Morrow

    Is 21st Century cheap in Bangor, Maine?

  9. Kattie Sheppard

    I live just outside Columbia, SC. I quoted with Allstate, AIG Insurance, Eastwood, and Hanover for my Brougham and saved just over $100 a year. Insured with USAA before. Liability only on my Cadillac.

  10. Steven Watkins

    I found cheap 1990 Cadillac Brougham insurance in Cedar Rapids, Iowa with 21st Century.

  11. Timika Copeland

    In Cranston, Rhode Island, 21st Century is a good choice. Left 21st Century to switch. I used their online quote form to compare rates. It’s only liability tho.

  12. Ligia Douglas

    Anyone know of any company in Great Falls, Montana that will insure high risk drivers?

  13. Gustavo Cameron

    Here’s what I found out. From a town just southwest of Las Vegas, NV. I quoted with Nationwide, Farmers, 21st Century, and AAA for my Brougham and saved $114 a year.

  14. Kimberly Gross

    If you don’t have tickets and live near Worcester, MA, check out Progressive. You might get cheaper rates. I’m a pretty low risk driver. Can still barely afford it. Not worth enough to pay for comprehensive and collision.

  15. Aliza Raymond

    Does Rhode Island have minimum liability requirements?

  16. Aretha Workman

    Proud to be from Aberdeen, South Dakota. I quoted with GEICO, Eastwood, and Liberty Mutual for my 1990 Cadillac Brougham and I think I am saving around $20 each month. They have a lot of discounts available.

  17. Tanna Klein

    I’m in Davenport, IA. Compared quite a few companies. Saved darn near $20 a month. 21st Century was the cheapest option for me. Insured with Auto-Owners before. Just liability coverage since it’s getting old.

  18. Nenita Lloyd

    Found cheapest coverage with Sentry for my Brougham and saved about $70 a year. Book value doesn’t justify full coverage anymore.