Cheap 2007 Toyota Highlander Car Insurance Quotes

Are you kicking yourself for buying high-priced insurance? Believe me when I say there are many drivers thinking the same thing.

Lots of insurance companies contend for your business, and it can be difficult to compare rates to find the absolute lowest price

It’s a good idea to quote other rates before your policy renews since insurance prices change regularly. Even if you got the best rate for Highlander coverage six months ago other companies may now be cheaper. There is too much inaccurate information about insurance online but you can learn some proven techniques to put money back in your pocket.

Discount car insurance rates

Auto insurance companies do not list every policy discount in an easy-to-find place, so the following list contains both well-publicized and also the lesser-known discounts that you can inquire about if you buy insurance online.

  • Multi-line Discount – If the company offers life insurance, you could get a lower car insurance rate if you buy life insurance from them.
  • Discounts for Multiple Vehicles – Buying coverage for primary and secondary vehicles with the same company can get a discount on all vehicles.
  • Buy New and Save – Insuring a new car can cost up to 25% less since new vehicles have better safety ratings.
  • Safe Driver Discounts – Safe drivers can save up to 40% or more on their insurance quote for Highlander coverage than less cautious drivers.
  • Telematics Discount – Policyholders that allow driving data submission to analyze where and when they drive through the use of a telematics system such as Progressive’s Snapshot and State Farm’s In-Drive may see discounts if they exhibit good driving behavior.
  • Seat Belt Discounts – Using a seat belt and requiring all passengers to wear their seat belts can save up to 15% off PIP or medical payments premium.
  • Online Discount – A handful of car insurance companies give back up to $50 shop insurance on their website.
  • Passenger Safety Discount – Cars that have air bags or motorized seat belts may earn rate discounts of 25 to 30%.

Please keep in mind that most of the big mark downs will not be given to all coverage premiums. A few only apply to individual premiums such as physical damage coverage or medical payments. Even though the math looks like having all the discounts means you get insurance for free, companies wouldn’t make money that way.

Larger car insurance companies and some of the premium reductions they offer are shown below.

  • Esurance policyholders can earn discounts including safety device, renters, DriveSense, anti-theft, and Pac-12 alumni.
  • The Hartford offers discounts including good student, defensive driver, driver training, anti-theft, and bundle.
  • AAA has discounts for good driver, anti-theft, AAA membership discount, good student, and multi-car.
  • GEICO offers premium reductions for membership and employees, daytime running lights, five-year accident-free, multi-vehicle, federal employee, and emergency military deployment.
  • State Farm discounts include accident-free, driver’s education, defensive driving training, good driver, and Steer Clear safe driver discount.

When getting a coverage quote, ask each insurance company which discounts you may be entitled to. Some of the discounts discussed earlier may not be offered in every state. If you would like to view companies that offer the discounts shown above, click here to view.

How much is insurance coverage?

When shopping for insurance coverage there are multiple ways of comparing price quotes from different insurance companies. The recommended way to find the lowest 2007 Toyota Highlander rates involves getting comparison quotes online. This can be done in several different ways.

  1. The most efficient method to get quotes for comparison is a comparison rater form like this one (opens in new window). This easy form prevents you from having to do separate quotation requests for each company. Just one form gets rate comparisons from all major companies.
  2. A more difficult way to find better pricing is spending the time to visit each individual company website to complete a price quote. For examples sake, let’s assume you want to compare rates from Allstate, 21st Century and GMAC. You would need to spend time going to each site individually and enter your information, which is not fast way to get rate quotes.

    For a list of companies in your area, click here.

It’s up to you how you get prices quotes, just double check that you are using nearly identical quote information on every quote you get. If the quotes have unequal deductibles or liability limits then you won’t be able to get a fair rate comparison. Just slight variations in insurance coverages could skew the results. It’s important to know that comparing a large number of companies will improve the odds of getting the best offered rates. Not every company allows you to get online quotes, so it’s important to also get prices from them, too.

Tailor your insurance coverage to you

When it comes to choosing proper insurance coverage, there is no best way to insure your cars. Everyone’s needs are different so this has to be addressed. For instance, these questions might point out if your situation could use an agent’s help.

  • Is my dog or cat covered if injured in an accident?
  • Who is covered by my policy?
  • Do I need roadside assistance coverage?
  • What can I do if my company denied a claim?
  • What if I don’t agree with a claim settlement offer?
  • Does car insurance cover theft of personal property?

If you’re not sure about those questions but you know they apply to you, you might consider talking to a licensed insurance agent. If you want to speak to an agent in your area, complete this form or you can go here for a list of companies in your area.

Specifics of your auto insurance policy

Having a good grasp of your policy can help you determine the best coverages and proper limits and deductibles. Auto insurance terms can be difficult to understand and even agents have difficulty translating policy wording. These are the normal coverages available from auto insurance companies.

Medical payments and PIP coverage

Med pay and PIP coverage provide coverage for bills such as funeral costs, ambulance fees, nursing services, doctor visits and hospital visits. They can be used to fill the gap from your health insurance policy or if there is no health insurance coverage. They cover you and your occupants in addition to getting struck while a pedestrian. PIP is not an option in every state and gives slightly broader coverage than med pay

Comprehensive auto coverage

This covers damage caused by mother nature, theft, vandalism and other events. You need to pay your deductible first then your comprehensive coverage will pay.

Comprehensive insurance covers claims such as hail damage, vandalism, a broken windshield and rock chips in glass. The maximum payout your auto insurance company will pay is the actual cash value, so if the vehicle is not worth much it’s probably time to drop comprehensive insurance.

Liability coverages

Liability coverage will cover damage or injury you incur to people or other property. This coverage protects you from legal claims by others. Liability doesn’t cover damage to your own property or vehicle.

It consists of three limits, per person bodily injury, per accident bodily injury, and a property damage limit. You might see limits of 25/50/25 that means you have $25,000 bodily injury coverage, a limit of $50,000 in injury protection per accident, and property damage coverage for $25,000.

Liability insurance covers claims like structural damage, bail bonds and medical services. How much coverage you buy is a personal decision, but consider buying as large an amount as possible.

UM/UIM (Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist) coverage

This coverage gives you protection when the “other guys” do not carry enough liability coverage. It can pay for injuries sustained by your vehicle’s occupants as well as your vehicle’s damage.

Since many drivers carry very low liability coverage limits, it only takes a small accident to exceed their coverage. For this reason, having high UM/UIM coverages should not be overlooked.

Auto collision coverage

Collision coverage pays for damage to your Highlander resulting from colliding with a stationary object or other vehicle. You will need to pay your deductible then the remaining damage will be paid by your insurance company.

Collision coverage pays for things like hitting a parking meter, sideswiping another vehicle and driving through your garage door. This coverage can be expensive, so consider removing coverage from vehicles that are older. You can also raise the deductible to save money on collision insurance.

Saving money makes a lot of cents

Affordable 2007 Toyota Highlander insurance can be found both online in addition to many insurance agents, and you need to price shop both so you have a total pricing picture. Some companies do not provide online rate quotes and most of the time these smaller companies only sell through local independent agencies.

In this article, we covered a lot of techniques to get a better price on 2007 Toyota Highlander insurance. The key concept to understand is the more rate quotes you have, the better chance you’ll have of finding affordable insurance. Consumers could even find that the lowest auto insurance rates are with the smaller companies. These companies may often insure only within specific states and give getter rates than their larger competitors like Allstate or State Farm.

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Comments About 2007 Toyota Highlander Insurance

  1. Rosanne Merritt

    It all costs too much. From south side of Memphis, TN. Got prices from 21st Century, Auto-Owners, Esurance, and Hartford for my 2007 Toyota Highlander and I think I saved around $50 each month.

  2. Milford Hampton

    It all costs too much. From west side of Montgomery, AL. Quoted rates from AAA, MetLife, and a few others for my 2007 Toyota Highlander and saved $506 a year. Moved home policy as well.

  3. Mikel Forbes

    Cheaper car insurance is a myth. I’m in the suburbs of Tampa, FL. Received rates from Progressive, Farmers, and Hartford for my Highlander and saved $488 a year.

  4. Francisco Frost

    It all costs too much. I’m in the west part of Nashua, NH. Compared quite a few companies. Saved roughly $60 a month. State Farm was the cheapest for me. Insured with Encompass before. I recommend comparing lots of rates.

  5. Nakita Bradford

    I compared a lot of rate quotes for a 2007 Toyota Highlander in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Ended up at about $460 every six months with AAA. I think they have home insurance too. Online quotes are the way to go.

  6. Elenor Willis

    I compared a lot of rate quotes for a 2007 Toyota Highlander in Rockford, IL. Ended up at right around $580 every six months with Amica.

  7. Charlotte Mathis

    Is GEICO cheap in Norman, Oklahoma?

  8. Brian Bryan

    Liked the article. I live on the north side of Warwick, Rhode Island. Received prices from GEICO, Liberty Mutual, and Encompass for my 2007 Toyota Highlander and saved just over $480 a year. I used their website to get prices.

  9. Drema Wolf

    For me, Progressive was by far the cheapest in Little Rock, Arkansas.

  10. Beverlee Park

    Just my two cents. Got a quote with Hanover for my Highlander and saved around $190 a year. I have a teen driver too. It was easy to get rates.

  11. Edie Carey

    Liked the article. I live west of Birmingham, Alabama. I got free prices from GEICO, Auto-Owners, and some I forget for my Highlander and saved just over $500 a year. Was with Encompass. God forbid I actually have a claim.

  12. Delia Charles

    From east side of Chicago, IL. Got prices from Progressive, Hanover, and Encompass for my Highlander and saved $365 a year. Left Travelers to switch. Got better coverage too.