Cheaper 2010 Suzuki SX4 Insurance Rates

Trying to come up with a payment for expensive insurance can draw down your personal savings and require stricter spending habits. Shopping your coverage around can save money and help to lower your bills every month.

Due to the large number of different company options, it’s nearly impossible to locate the most affordable insurance provider.

Consumers need to compare prices on a regular basis since insurance prices are constantly changing. Just because you found the best rates for SX4 coverage at your last renewal the chances are good that you can find a lower premium rate today. There is lot of inaccurate information about insurance on the internet, but in this article, you’re going to get some of the best techniques to stop overpaying for insurance.

Buy car insurance online

The are a couple different ways of comparing rates from companies that offer car insurance in your state. The best way to find cheaper Suzuki SX4 rates is simply to get online rate quotes. It’s really quite simple and can be done in a couple minutes as outlined below.

The simplest way to get the best comparison quotes would be an industry-wide quote request form click to view form in new window. This style of form keeps you from doing repetitive form entry for each price estimate. One simple form gets insurance cost estimates direct from many companies.

A more difficult way to obtain and compare quotes online consists of visiting each company’s website to request a price quote. For sake of this example, we’ll pretend you want to view quotes from USAA, 21st Century and GEICO. To get rate quotes you would need to navigate to each company’s site and enter your policy data, which is why the first method is quicker.

For a handy list of car insurance company links in your area, click here.

How you compare quotes is your choice, just make sure you compare nearly identical coverages and limits for each comparison quote. If you use different values for each quote you can’t possibly decipher which rate is best. Having just a slight variation in insurance coverages can result in a big premium difference. Just remember that getting more free quotes provides better odds of finding a lower rate. Not every company does price estimates online, so you should also compare price quotes on coverage from those companies, too.

More discounts mean cheaper premiums

Properly insuring your vehicles can get expensive, but you might already qualify for some discounts that may help make it more affordable. Some discounts will apply when you get a quote, but once in a while a discount must be requested specifically before you will receive the discount.

  • Student Driver Training – Require your teen driver to participate in a local driver’s education class as it can save substantially.
  • Defensive Driver – Passing a course that instructs on driving safety could earn you a small percentage discount and make you a better driver.
  • Savings for New Vehicles – Buying a new car model may earn a small discount because new vehicles keep occupants safer.
  • First Accident Forgiveness – This one isn’t a discount, but some insurance companies permit an accident before hitting you with a surcharge if your claims history is clear for a set time period.
  • Braking Control Discount – Cars, trucks, and SUVs equipped with ABS or steering control can avoid accidents and therefore earn up to a 10% discount.
  • Service Members Pay Less – Being deployed in the military could mean lower prices.
  • Mature Driver Discount – Drivers over the age of 55 can get reduced rates for SX4 coverage.
  • Bundled Policy Discount – When you combine your auto and home insurance with one company you could save as much as 10 to 15 percent.

Consumers should know that most discount credits are not given to the entire cost. Most only cut specific coverage prices like collision or personal injury protection. So when it seems like adding up those discounts means a free policy, it doesn’t quite work that way. But any discount will lower your insurance coverage premiums.

Insurance companies that have most of the discounts above may include but are not limited to:

Before purchasing a policy, check with every prospective company to apply every possible discount. Some of the earlier mentioned discounts may not apply in your area. To see insurance coverage companies who offer cheap insurance coverage quotes, click this link.

It’s not one size fits all

When choosing coverage, there really is no best way to insure your cars. Everyone’s needs are different and a cookie cutter policy won’t apply. Here are some questions about coverages that may help highlight whether or not you could use an agent’s help.

  • Am I covered if I break a side mirror?
  • Should I carry comprehensive and collision coverage?
  • What companies insure drivers after a DUI or DWI?
  • Is my cargo covered for damage or theft?
  • What if I owe more than I can insure my car for?
  • Am I covered if hit by an uninsured driver?
  • Do I need an umbrella policy?
  • Am I covered when driving on a suspended license?
  • Does coverage extend to a rental car in a foreign country?

If you don’t know the answers to these questions but you know they apply to you, you might consider talking to an agent. If you don’t have a local agent, simply complete this short form or click here for a list of insurance coverage companies in your area.

Car insurance 101

Understanding the coverages of auto insurance helps when choosing the right coverages and proper limits and deductibles. The terms used in a policy can be impossible to understand and reading a policy is terribly boring. Below you’ll find typical coverage types offered by auto insurance companies.

Auto liability insurance

Liability insurance provides protection from damage that occurs to people or other property that is your fault. This insurance protects YOU against claims from other people. It does not cover your own vehicle damage or injuries.

Liability coverage has three limits: bodily injury for each person injured, bodily injury for the entire accident and a property damage limit. You commonly see policy limits of 50/100/50 which means $50,000 in coverage for each person’s injuries, a total of $100,000 of bodily injury coverage per accident, and $50,000 of coverage for damaged propery.

Liability coverage pays for things like medical expenses, funeral expenses and bail bonds. The amount of liability coverage you purchase is a decision to put some thought into, but consider buying as high a limit as you can afford.

Comprehensive coverages

This coverage covers damage that is not covered by collision coverage. You first have to pay a deductible then the remaining damage will be covered by your comprehensive coverage.

Comprehensive coverage protects against claims such as fire damage, damage from getting keyed and falling objects. The maximum amount a auto insurance company will pay at claim time is the actual cash value, so if it’s not worth much more than your deductible it’s probably time to drop comprehensive insurance.

Collision insurance

Collision insurance pays to fix your vehicle from damage resulting from colliding with another car or object. A deductible applies and the rest of the damage will be paid by collision coverage.

Collision insurance covers things such as sideswiping another vehicle, damaging your car on a curb, scraping a guard rail, crashing into a building and rolling your car. Paying for collision coverage can be pricey, so consider removing coverage from vehicles that are older. It’s also possible to increase the deductible to save money on collision insurance.

Coverage for medical payments

Coverage for medical payments and/or PIP reimburse you for short-term medical expenses for doctor visits, EMT expenses and surgery. They can be used in conjunction with a health insurance plan or if you lack health insurance entirely. It covers all vehicle occupants and also covers any family member struck as a pedestrian. PIP coverage is not an option in every state and may carry a deductible

Uninsured and underinsured coverage

Your UM/UIM coverage protects you and your vehicle’s occupants from other motorists when they either have no liability insurance or not enough. Covered losses include injuries sustained by your vehicle’s occupants and damage to your Suzuki SX4.

Since a lot of drivers have only the minimum liability required by law, their limits can quickly be used up. So UM/UIM coverage is very important.

Comments About 2010 Suzuki SX4 Insurance

  1. Yuki Hampton

    I’m looking for cheaper coverage. I live just to the south of Anchorage, Alaska. Quoted rates from Amica, Esurance, and Mercury for my 2010 Suzuki SX4 and saved $441 a year. Are quotes cheaper online?

  2. David Wooten

    Liked the article. Live in Worcester, MA. Got rates from Amica, Safeco, and some smaller one I can’t remember the name of for my 2010 Suzuki SX4 and I’m now saving $57 a month. Insured with Hanover before. Good savings if you bundle. I used their online quote form to compare rates.

  3. Ron Jacobs

    Thanks for putting this site together. Got a quote with GEICO for my 2010 Suzuki SX4 and saved around $340 a year.

  4. Randy Waters

    Enjoyed the article. I live in Charleston, WV. Went online for free insurance quotes for a 2010 Suzuki SX4. Ended up at about $140 savings annually. Went with 21st Century. Are quotes cheaper online?

  5. Steve Sanford

    Here’s what I found out. I live in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Received quotes with Progressive, Auto-Owners, Esurance, and The General for my SX4 and saved $232 a year. Was with Encompass.

  6. Winnifred Mcguire

    I’m just north of Tulsa, OK, and GEICO rates were best. Bought it from an online quote.

  7. Sherry Rios

    Proud to be from Missoula, MT. Quoted rates from Progressive, AIG Insurance, Eastwood, and Hartford for my 2010 Suzuki SX4 and saved $494 a year. Was with Encompass. Have a couple speeding tickets too.

  8. Candance Burgess

    I’ve had GEICO for years. I’m in Charleston, South Carolina.

  9. Tara Perkins

    I got a good deal I think. I’m in the west part of Kansas City, Missouri. I got free quotes from AIG Insurance, Mercury, and USAA for my 2010 Suzuki SX4 and saved about $440 a year. Good multi-policy discounts. I used their online quote form to compare rates.

  10. Sharen Rojas

    Proud to be from Rochester, MN. Received quotes with Amica, Esurance, and Sentry for my 2010 Suzuki SX4 and I think I saved around $60 each month. Insured with Allstate before. I used their website to get prices.

  11. Latoya England

    I’m in the west part of Tacoma, Washington. Received quotes with AAA, MetLife, and some smaller one I can’t remember the name of for my Suzuki and saved just over $100 a year.

  12. Harlan Mcgee

    Live in Charleston, WV. I got free rates from Progressive, AIG Insurance, and Farmers for my SX4 and saved around $470 a year. I’m a pretty low risk driver. Highly recommended.

  13. Jacqueline Brewer

    Like your site, BTW. Quoted with Liberty Mutual for my 2010 Suzuki SX4 and saved around $540 a year. Are quotes cheaper online?

  14. Natisha Miles

    This is too expensive. Proud to be from Rapid City, South Dakota. I got free quotes from Auto-Owners, Mercury, and some smaller one I can’t remember the name of for my 2010 Suzuki SX4 and saved $314 a year. Left Sentry to switch. It’s easy to compare rates online now.

  15. Tobie Robinson

    Not sure if this is cheap. From south side of Tucson, AZ. Compared rates from a lot of places. Saved about $40 a month. Progressive was the most affordable for me.

  16. Norman Greer

    If you’re from Charleston, West Virginia get quotes from Allstate and Progressive and you might save.

  17. Alfonso Leon

    Will Progressive cancel my policy for a liability claim?

  18. Kathlyn Fields

    From Birmingham, AL. Quoted a bunch of companies. Saved darn near $20 a month. Allstate was the most affordable for me. I’m a pretty good driver though. Online quotes are the way to go.

  19. Sandie Hansen

    Not sure if this is cheap. I’m just north of Springfield, Missouri. Not sure of all the companies but I ended up saving about $30 each month. Was with State Farm. Thankfully I have a good driving record. Bought it from an online quote.