Save on 2010 Porsche 911 Insurance Cost

Paying for overpriced Porsche 911 insurance can drain your family’s budget and force you to make tough financial choices. Performing a price comparison can be a smart way to lower your monthly bill.

Due to the abundance of choices, it can be diffult for drivers to choose the right insurer.

Shop auto insurance online

Most larger insurance companies give prices directly from their websites. Comparing prices online is quite simple as you simply enter the amount of coverage you want into the quote form. After the form is submitted, the company’s rating system orders reports for credit and driving violations and returns a price based on many factors. This makes comparing rates easy, but the work required to visit a lot of sites and type in the same information can be a bit tiresome and repetitive. But it’s necessary to have as many quotes as possible if you want to get the lowest price.

Isn’t there an easier way to compare rates?

A less time-consuming method to find lower prices requires only one form that analyzes rates from several companies at one time. It saves time, helps eliminate reptitive entry, and makes online quotes a little more enjoyable. After your information is entered, it gets priced and you are able to buy any of the returned quotes. If one or more price quotes are lower than your current rates, it’s easy to complete the application and purchase the new policy. The entire process takes just a few minutes to complete and you will find out if you’re overpaying now.

To quickly find out what other companies charge, click here and enter your vehicle and coverage information. If you have coverage now, it’s recommended you input coverages and limits as close as possible to your current policy. Doing this assures you will have comparison quotes based on identical coverages.

Car insurance ads are enticing

Well-known car insurance companies like State Farm, Allstate and GEICO consistently run television and radio advertisements. All the ads make the point that drivers will save a bundle if you move your coverage to them. How is it possible that every company can make almost identical claims? This is the way they can do it.

Many companies offer their best rates for the type of insured that is profitable for them. An example of a driver they prefer might be described as a married female, is a homeowner, and chooses high deductibles. Any person who matches those parameters will most likely get cheap auto insurance rates and will probably save when they switch companies.

Consumers who fall short of those criteria will be quoted a more expensive rate which usually ends up with the customer buying from someone else. Company advertisements say “drivers who switch” not “everybody who quotes” save the amount stated. That’s why insurance companies can confidently claim big savings. Because of these techniques, you should do a price quote comparison at every renewal. It is just not possible to predict which company will provide the lowest prices.

Take advantage of every insurance coverage discount

Some insurance providers don’t necessarily list all possible discounts in an easy-to-find place, so the below list has a few of the more well known and also the more inconspicuous discounts that you may qualify for.

  • Buy New and Save – Buying a new car model is cheaper because newer models keep occupants safer.
  • Service Members Pay Less – Being on active duty in the military may qualify for rate reductions.
  • Driving Data Discount – Insureds that choose to allow their company to track driving manner by using a telematics device such as Progressive’s Snapshot and State Farm’s In-Drive might see lower rates if they have good driving habits.
  • Accident Forgiveness – Not really a discount, but some insurance companies will let one accident slide before your rates go up so long as you haven’t had any claims for a certain period of time.
  • Own a Home – Just being a homeowner can save a few bucks since home ownership means you have a higher level of financial diligence.
  • Clubs and Organizations – Being a member of certain professional organizations is a good way to get lower rates when getting a auto insurance quote.

Keep in mind that many deductions do not apply to the overall cost of the policy. Some only reduce the price of certain insurance coverages like liability and collision coverage. Just because it seems like it’s possible to get free car insurance, it doesn’t quite work that way.

A list of companies and some of their more popular discounts are shown below.

  • GEICO policyholders can earn discounts including multi-policy, emergency military deployment, air bags, driver training, and multi-vehicle.
  • USAA has savings for good student, multi-policy, defensive driver, driver training, and annual mileage.
  • Progressive offers premium reductions for online signing, multi-policy, good student, continuous coverage, and homeowner.
  • American Family includes discounts for early bird, bundled insurance, Steer into Savings, TimeAway discount, air bags, mySafetyValet, and multi-vehicle.
  • Esurance has discounts for Pac-12 alumni, safety device, claim free, renters, paid-in-full, and defensive driver.
  • Farmers Insurance offers discounts including multi-car, electronic funds transfer, mature driver, youthful driver, switch companies, and bundle discounts.
  • State Farm may offer discounts for multiple policy, good driver, Steer Clear safe driver discount, student away at school, good student, and defensive driving training.

When comparing rates, check with every prospective company how many discounts you can get. A few discounts might not be offered in your area. To choose insurers who offer insurance coverage discounts, click here.

How to know if you need help

When buying coverage, there isn’t really a best way to insure your cars. Every insured’s situation is different so your insurance needs to address that. For instance, these questions can help discover if your situation could use an agent’s help.

  • Is upholstery damage covered by car insurance?
  • How do I file an SR-22 for a DUI in my state?
  • How high should my uninsured/underinsured coverage be in my state?
  • What is the rate difference between pleasure use and commuting?
  • Is my vehicle covered by my employer’s policy when using it for work?
  • How high should my medical payments coverage be?
  • Do I really need UM/UIM coverage?
  • Can I rate high risk drivers on liability-only vehicles?

If you don’t know the answers to these questions but a few of them apply then you might want to talk to an insurance agent. To find lower rates from a local agent, simply complete this short form or go to this page to view a list of companies.

Insurance coverages and their meanings

Learning about specific coverages of insurance can help you determine which coverages you need and proper limits and deductibles. Policy terminology can be difficult to understand and coverage can change by endorsement. Below you’ll find the usual coverages found on most insurance policies.

Uninsured or underinsured coverage

This protects you and your vehicle’s occupants from other motorists when they are uninsured or don’t have enough coverage. This coverage pays for injuries sustained by your vehicle’s occupants and damage to your Porsche 911.

Due to the fact that many drivers only purchase the least amount of liability that is required, it doesn’t take a major accident to exceed their coverage limits. For this reason, having high UM/UIM coverages should not be overlooked.

Comprehensive protection

Comprehensive insurance coverage covers damage caused by mother nature, theft, vandalism and other events. You first must pay your deductible then your comprehensive coverage will pay.

Comprehensive can pay for things like hitting a deer, damage from getting keyed, a broken windshield, fire damage and hail damage. The maximum payout your insurance company will pay is the market value of your vehicle, so if your deductible is as high as the vehicle’s value consider dropping full coverage.

Coverage for liability

Liability insurance will cover damage or injury you incur to people or other property that is your fault. This coverage protects you against other people’s claims, and doesn’t cover your injuries or vehicle damage.

Coverage consists of three different limits, bodily injury per person, bodily injury per accident and property damage. Your policy might show policy limits of 50/100/50 that translate to a $50,000 limit per person for injuries, $100,000 for the entire accident, and property damage coverage for $50,000.

Liability coverage pays for claims like pain and suffering, funeral expenses, medical expenses and structural damage. How much coverage you buy is up to you, but you should buy as large an amount as possible.

Auto collision coverage

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

Collision insurance covers things like crashing into a ditch, colliding with a tree, hitting a mailbox and rolling your car. Collision coverage makes up a good portion of your premium, so you might think about dropping it from lower value vehicles. It’s also possible to bump up the deductible to bring the cost down.

Medical expense coverage

Med pay and PIP coverage pay for bills for things like EMT expenses, pain medications, surgery and hospital visits. The coverages can be used to cover expenses not covered by your health insurance plan or if you do not have health coverage. It covers all vehicle occupants and also covers being hit by a car walking across the street. PIP is not available in all states and gives slightly broader coverage than med pay

At the end of the day…

When getting auto insurance quotes online, it’s a bad idea to buy lower coverage limits just to save a few bucks. There are many occasions where drivers have reduced collision coverage only to discover later that it was a big error on their part. The goal is to purchase plenty of coverage for the lowest cost but still have enough coverage for asset protection.

Some companies do not offer rates over the internet and usually these smaller companies only sell through independent insurance agencies. Cheap 2010 Porsche 911 insurance can be found both online and with local insurance agents, and you should compare rates from both so you have a total pricing picture.

We covered quite a bit of information on how to compare 2010 Porsche 911 insurance prices online. The key concept to understand is the more price quotes you have, the better likelihood of getting inexpensive auto insurance. You may even find the biggest savings come from some of the lesser-known companies. These smaller insurers may cover specific market segments cheaper as compared to the big name companies such as Progressive or GEICO.

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Comments About 2010 Porsche 911 Insurance

  1. Tula Vance

    I chose to switch to Allstate from AIG Insurance. I live in Salem, OR.

  2. Bronwyn Hines

    Well-written and thought out article. I live just to the east of New Haven, CT. Received rates from Auto-Owners, Esurance, and Nationwide for my 911 and I’m now saving $32 a month. Insured with Encompass before. Switched homeowners coverage too. Highly recommended.

  3. Queenie Juarez

    Great site. I live east of Kansas City, Kansas. Compared quite a few companies. Saved darn near $20 a month. State Farm was the best choice for me. Might find lower rates online.

  4. Anastasia Wise

    Live in the southern part of Rutland, Vermont. Can’t remember who all I quoted but I ended up saving about $30 each month. Bought it from an online quote.

  5. Karima Monroe

    Does State Farm prorate premiums at cancellation?

  6. Annetta Crosby

    If you don’t have tickets and live around Indianapolis, Indiana, check out 21st Century. I saved quite a bit. Insured with Amica before.

  7. Nicola Obrien

    I got a good deal I think. Live in New York City, NY. I quoted with Auto-Owners, Eastwood, and Sentry for my Porsche and saved just over $160 a year. They have free quotes online.

  8. Shelly Mcpherson

    Does Progressive offer multi-policy discounts?

  9. Mayola Davidson

    Cheaper car insurance is a myth. Proud to be from Provo, UT. Got car insurance quotes from Progressive, American Family, Farmers, and Hartford for my 911 and I’m now saving $65 a month. Have a couple speeding tickets too.

  10. Rebbeca Levine

    Here’s my info. I live south of Boston, Massachusetts. I got free prices from AAA, Farmers, and Sentry for my Porsche and am saving around $320 a year. Insured with Eastwood before.

  11. Winifred Ellison

    I live in Wichita, Kansas. Got rates from GEICO, Hanover, and Eastwood for my 911 and I think I am saving around $60 each month. Still almost need a second mortgage.

  12. Joel Christensen

    I compared a lot of rate quotes for a 2010 Porsche 911 in Providence, Rhode Island. Ended up at darn near $230 every six months with AAA.

  13. An Hurst

    Any claims experience with State Farm in Bangor, Maine?

  14. Noreen Holloway

    Corporate greed I’m telling you. I live just to the west of Indianapolis, Indiana. Received rates from GEICO, Erie, and Hartford for my 2010 Porsche 911 and I think I saved about $50 each month. I’m a pretty low risk driver. Hardly afford to drive anymore.

  15. Sol Crane

    I found pretty cheap rate quotes for a 2010 Porsche 911 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Ended up at right around $440 every six months with AIG Insurance. They were helpful in switching over.