1995 Ford Aerostar Insurance Cost

If you’re shopping for lower-cost insurance online, are you intimidated by the wide range of insurance companies? Many other drivers are too. You have so many companies to choose from that it is a difficult mission to find lower rates.

It’s a good idea to check insurance prices periodically because prices trend upward over time. Even if you got the lowest quotes on Aerostar insurance last year a different company probably has better rates today. Forget anything you know (or think you know) about insurance because you’re about to learn the easiest way to properly buy coverages while reducing your premium.

Take policy discounts and save

Properly insuring your vehicles can get expensive, but you can get discounts to help offset the cost. Some discounts apply automatically when you complete an application, but some may not be applied and must be specifically requested before they will apply.

  • Theft Deterent – Vehicles equipped with anti-theft or alarm systems are less likely to be stolen and will qualify for a discount on a insurance quote.
  • Low Mileage Discounts – Driving fewer miles may allow you to get lower prices due to less chance of an accident.
  • Discount for New Cars – Insuring a vehicle that is new can get you a discount because new model year vehicles keep occupants safer.
  • Multiple Policy Discount – If you can combine your homeowners and auto policy with the same insurance company they may give you a discount of up to 20% off your total premium.
  • Active Service Discounts – Having a deployed family member can result in better premium rates.

Discounts lower rates, but some credits don’t apply to the overall cost of the policy. The majority will only reduce the price of certain insurance coverages like physical damage coverage or medical payments. Despite the fact that it seems like having all the discounts means you get insurance for free, insurance companies wouldn’t stay in business.

If you would like to view companies that offer multiple discounts, click here.

Insurance premium influencing factors

One of the most helpful ways to save on insurance is to to have a grasp of the rating factors that help determine your policy premiums. If you know what controls the rates you pay, this allows you to make good choices that may result in lower premium levels.

  • Raising comp and collision deductibles saves money – The deductibles you choose define how much you are required to spend out-of-pocket before a claim is paid by your company. Physical damage coverage, also called ‘full coverage’, protects your car from damage. A few examples of covered claims are colliding with a stationary object, collision with a deer, and having a roll-over accident. The more expense you’re willing to pay, the better rate you will receive on Aerostar insurance.
  • Pay lower premiums after the wedding – Getting married may cut your premiums on your policy. Having a spouse generally demonstrates drivers are less irresponsible and it’s proven that drivers who are married file infrequent claims.
  • Better prices on cars with good safety ratings – Vehicles with high crash test scores cost less to insure. Vehicles engineered for safety have better occupant injury protection and lower rates of occupant injuries translates directly to fewer claims and lower rates for you. If the Ford Aerostar has at least four stars on Safercar.gov it may cost less to insure.
  • Gals pay lower costs – The statistics show that females take fewer risks when driving. Now that doesn’t mean men are WORSE drivers than women. Both genders cause fender benders at a similar rate, but the male of the species have accidents that have higher claims. They also receive more major tickets like driving under the influence (DUI).
  • Save money by having multiple policies – Some companies provide lower prices to buyers that buy multiple policies, otherwise known as a multi-policy discount. Even if you already get this discount, you may still want to get quotes from other companies to verify if the discount is saving money.There is a chance you can save more without the discount by splitting coverages up.
  • Credit score impacts premium costs – Having a bad credit history is a big factor in determining premium rates. If your credit history is lower than you’d like, you could potentially save money when insuring your 1995 Ford Aerostar by improving your rating. Insureds with good credit tend to file fewer claims and have better driving records than drivers who have lower credit ratings.
  • Insurance companies don’t like frequent claims – Companies generally give better rates to drivers who are not frequent claim filers. If you’re an insured who likes to file claims you can expect higher premiums or even policy non-renewal. Auto insurance is intended to be relied upon for the bigger claims that can’t be paid out-of-pocket.

Which policy gives me the best coverage?

When buying proper insurance coverage for your personal vehicles, there really is no one size fits all plan. Coverage needs to be tailored to your specific needs.

For example, these questions can help discover if your situation will benefit from professional help.

  • Is my teenager covered with friends in the car?
  • Do I benefit by insuring my home with the same company?
  • Is my vehicle covered by my employer’s policy when using it for work?
  • Is other people’s property covered if stolen from my vehicle?
  • Are split liability limits better than a combined single limit?
  • Should I carry comprehensive and collision coverage?
  • Is my Ford Aerostar covered if I use it for business?
  • What can I do if my company denied a claim?
  • Does my policy cover my teen driver if they drive my company car?

If it’s difficult to answer those questions but you know they apply to you, you might consider talking to an insurance agent. To find lower rates from a local agent, take a second and complete this form.

Is there truth in advertising?

State Farm, Allstate and GEICO constantly bombard you with ads on TV and radio. They all seem to convey the message about savings just by switching your coverage. But how can every company lower your rates? Here is how they do it.

Insurance providers have an ideal profile for a prospective insured that will be a good risk. An example of a driver they prefer could be between 30 and 50, owns a home, and drives a lower-performance vehicle. Any new insured who matches that profile gets the lowest rates and therefore will save if they switch.

Consumers who fall outside those standards must pay higher premium rates which usually ends up with business not being written. The ad wording is “people that switch” not “everyone that quotes” save that much. That is how insurance companies can make claims like that. That is why it’s extremely important to compare quotes as often as possible. Because you never know with any certainty which company will have the best car insurance rates for your profile.

Coverage specifics

Learning about specific coverages of your insurance policy can be of help when determining the best coverages and the correct deductibles and limits. The terms used in a policy can be ambiguous and nobody wants to actually read their policy.

Collision coverages – Collision coverage will pay to fix damage to your Aerostar caused by collision with an object or car. You first must pay a deductible and the rest of the damage will be paid by collision coverage.

Collision can pay for things such as crashing into a building, hitting a mailbox, backing into a parked car and hitting a parking meter. Collision coverage makes up a good portion of your premium, so consider removing coverage from vehicles that are 8 years or older. You can also increase the deductible in order to get cheaper collision rates.

Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist (UM/UIM) – Uninsured or Underinsured Motorist coverage provides protection when other motorists either are underinsured or have no liability coverage at all. Covered losses include hospital bills for your injuries as well as your vehicle’s damage.

Since many drivers carry very low liability coverage limits, their limits can quickly be used up. For this reason, having high UM/UIM coverages should not be overlooked.

Auto liability insurance – Liability insurance can cover damage that occurs to people or other property in an accident. It protects YOU from claims by other people, and does not provide coverage for damage sustained by your vehicle in an accident.

It consists of three limits, per person bodily injury, per accident bodily injury, and a property damage limit. You commonly see liability limits of 100/300/100 that means you have $100,000 bodily injury coverage, a total of $300,000 of bodily injury coverage per accident, and a total limit of $100,000 for damage to vehicles and property.

Liability insurance covers things such as legal defense fees, medical services and repair costs for stationary objects. The amount of liability coverage you purchase is up to you, but buy as much as you can afford.

Med pay and Personal Injury Protection (PIP) – Personal Injury Protection (PIP) and medical payments coverage provide coverage for bills like EMT expenses, funeral costs, doctor visits, prosthetic devices and dental work. The coverages can be used in conjunction with a health insurance program or if there is no health insurance coverage. Medical payments and PIP cover both the driver and occupants and also covers if you are hit as a while walking down the street. Personal Injury Protection is not available in all states and gives slightly broader coverage than med pay

Comprehensive insurance – This will pay to fix damage from a wide range of events other than collision. You first have to pay a deductible and the remainder of the damage will be paid by comprehensive coverage.

Comprehensive can pay for claims like hitting a bird, damage from flooding, theft, a broken windshield and falling objects. The maximum payout your insurance company will pay is the ACV or actual cash value, so if the vehicle’s value is low consider dropping full coverage.

Quote more. Save more.

Drivers leave their current company for a number of reasons such as high prices, denial of a claim, policy cancellation and even questionable increases in premium. No matter why you want to switch, choosing a new insurance company is pretty simple and you could end up saving a buck or two.

A few companies may not offer online rate quotes smaller companies prefer to sell through independent insurance agencies. Cost effective 1995 Ford Aerostar insurance is attainable both online as well as from independent agents, and you need to comparison shop both so you have a total pricing picture.

When shopping online for car insurance, don’t be tempted to reduce coverage to reduce premium. There are many occasions where an insured cut uninsured motorist or liability limits and learned later that the few dollars in savings costed them thousands. Your goal is to buy enough coverage at the best cost, but do not sacrifice coverage to save money.

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Comments About 1995 Ford Aerostar Insurance

  1. Glenn Mercer

    Thanks for putting this site together. Located in Boston, Massachusetts. Don’t remember every company but I ended up saving about $30 each month. Left Allstate to switch. Ask about discounts. Just waiting to see how claims go.

  2. Deana Matthews

    If you have a good history and live near Eugene, Oregon, check out State Farm. I saved quite a bit. I increased coverages a little too. Get lots of quotes to find the best rate.

  3. Georgeann Holt

    IT’S ALL TOO EXPENSIVE! From Bangor, ME. I quoted with American Family, Encompass, and MetLife for my Ford and I’m now saving $23 a month. I increased coverages a little too.

  4. Moira Houston

    I live just outside Salem, OR. Received quotes from Amica, Mercury, and a few others for my 1995 Ford Aerostar and I’m now saving $18 a month. Was with Liberty Mutual. It’s easy to compare rates online now.

  5. Leisha Barker

    Here’s my quote info. I’m in San Diego, CA. Compared quite a few companies. Saved darn near $20 a month. Progressive was the cheapest for me. Book value doesn’t justify full coverage anymore.

  6. Sibyl Monroe

    I compared a lot of rate quotes for a 1995 Ford Aerostar in Louisville, KY. Ended up at about $90 every six months with Amica. Left Erie to switch. Just go online and compare their rates. I think I’ll get rid of full coverage next time.

  7. Refugio Gonzales

    Got a quote with Safeco for my 1995 Ford Aerostar and cut my rates about $100 a year. I even had a DUI years ago. Not worth enough to pay for comprehensive and collision.

  8. Jason Best

    Cheaper not always better. Got a quote with Western Auto Insurance for my Ford and saved about $70 a year. Moved home policy as well. It’s only liability tho.

  9. Cornelius Chambers

    Lots of good stuff here. From a town just southwest of Baton Rouge, LA. I quoted with Safeco, Eastwood, Allstate, and American Family for my Aerostar and I think I saved about $30 each month. Insured with 21st Century before. They have free quotes online. I dropped full coverage awhile back.

  10. Keesha Alexander

    Affordable car insurance is a myth. From north side of Rio Rancho, NM. I quoted with American Family, Eastwood, and Mercury for my Aerostar and I think I saved about $20 each month. Get lots of quotes to find the best rate. I don’t insure for physical damage though.

  11. Coretta Sampson

    From west side of Charleston, South Carolina. I quoted with State Farm, Erie, and Liberty Mutual for my 1995 Ford Aerostar and cut my rates about $80 a year. Teenage drivers are expensive! Might find lower rates online. Only insure liability on my Aerostar.

  12. Teresa Houston

    Great info, thanks for posting. Located in Mesa, AZ. Quoted prices online for a 1995 Ford Aerostar. Ended up at about $70 savings annually. Went with Allstate. Switched homeowners coverage too. They offer free online rate quotes.

  13. Edward Reed

    I’m in Charleston, SC. Got car insurance quotes with State Farm, AAA, and some I forget for my Aerostar and I’m now saving $11 a month. Left Sentry to switch. I used their online quote form to compare rates. When should I drop full coverage?

  14. Cira Nguyen

    I found pretty cheap rate quotes for a 1995 Ford Aerostar in Hilo, HI. Ended up at roughly $80 every six months with AAA. I even had a DUI years ago. It’s easy to compare rates online now. Only insure liability on my Aerostar.

  15. Bobette Jarvis

    From northwest of Saint Paul, MN. Can’t remember who all I quoted but I ended up saving about $20 each month. I get a discount for insuring multiple vehicles. Only insure liability on my Aerostar.

  16. Theresa Conley

    Live in the southern part of Rochester, NY. I quoted with 21st Century, Hartford, and Esurance for my 1995 Ford Aerostar and saved just over $70 a year. Was with The General. Moved home policy as well. Bought it from an online quote. Full coverage costs too much.

  17. Avery Marquez

    Cheaper car insurance is a myth. Proud to be from Dallas, TX. Got free quotes online for a 1995 Ford Aerostar. Ended up at about $100 savings annually. Went with State Farm. Highly recommended.

  18. Sharri Rosales

    Lifelong resident of Indianapolis, Indiana. I quoted with GMAC, American Family, MetLife, and a couple others for my Aerostar and I think I cut my rates about $20 each month. Even increased coverage a bit.

  19. Vikki Crane

    I live in a small town just outside of Boise, ID. Got car insurance quotes from GEICO, AAA, and some I forget for my 1995 Ford Aerostar and saved $71 a year. I’m a pretty good driver though. I quoted rates online then called them.