CSE vs USAA Car Insurance

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Ratings

Insurify Composite Score

CSE
Not Rated
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USAA
96
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Insurify Composite Score

CSE VS USAA
Not Rated
96
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User Ratings
OptionsCSE USAA
Rating/Reviews
3 reviews
1,031 reviews
U.S Auto Insurance Shopping Study (2018)
OptionsCSE USAA
Call Center Representative--Among the best
Insurer Website--Among the best
Local Agent--About average
Overall Satisfaction--Among the best
Policy Offerings--Among the best
Pricing--Among the best
U.S Auto Insurance Claims Satisfaction Study (2018)
OptionsCSE USAA
Claim Servicing--Better than most
Estimation Process--Better than most
First Notice of Loss (FNOL)--Among the best
Overall Satisfaction--Among the best
Rental Experience--Better than most
Repair Process--Among the best
Settlement--Better than most
J.D. Power Ratings by Region (out of 1000)
RegionCSE USAA
California--894 pt
Among the best
Central--906 pt
Among the best
Florida--888 pt
Among the best
Mid-Atlantic--896 pt
Among the best
New England--893 pt
Among the best
New York--900 pt
Among the best
North Central--905 pt
Among the best
Northwest--896 pt
Among the best
Southeast--894 pt
Among the best
Southwest--887 pt
Among the best
Texas--899 pt
Among the best
Mobile App Ratings
RegionCSE USAA
Android--
98,577 Reviews
iOS--
3,600 Reviews
Financial Ratings
OptionsCSE USAA
A.M. Best--A++
Fitch--AA+
Moody's--Aa1
Standard & Poor's--AA+

Auto Insurance Quotes

For Married Drivers

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$48
Chicago--$47
Philadelphia--$31
Phoenix--$39
Santa Monica--$50

For Single Drivers

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$61
Chicago--$69
Philadelphia--$41
Phoenix--$58
Santa Monica--$89

For Male Drivers

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$55
Chicago--$59
Philadelphia--$38
Phoenix--$52
Santa Monica--$82

For Female Drivers

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$54
Chicago--$57
Philadelphia--$35
Phoenix--$44
Santa Monica--$57

For Drivers with Speeding Ticket

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$73
Chicago--$85
Philadelphia--$45
Phoenix--$69
Santa Monica--$115

For Drivers with No Speeding Ticket

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$51
Chicago--$52
Philadelphia--$35
Phoenix--$44
Santa Monica--$59

For Drivers Age Between 18-40

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$61
Chicago--$71
Philadelphia--$42
Phoenix--$59
Santa Monica--$95

For Drivers Age Between 40-65

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$44
Chicago--$43
Philadelphia--$28
Phoenix--$35
Santa Monica--$49

For Drivers Age of 65+

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$71
Chicago--$66
Philadelphia--$46
Phoenix--$57
Santa Monica--$48

For Drivers with Average Credit

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$59
Chicago--$68
Philadelphia--$41
Phoenix--$51
Santa Monica--$68

For Drivers with Fair Credit

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$57
Chicago--$55
Philadelphia--$37
Phoenix--$46
Santa Monica--$55

For Drivers with Good Credit

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$45
Chicago--$47
Philadelphia--$32
Phoenix--$38
Santa Monica--$55

For Drivers with Excellent Credit

CityCSE USAA
Austin--$57
Chicago--$62
Philadelphia--$35
Phoenix--$57
Santa Monica--$99

Quotes & Discounts

Discount typeCSE USAA
Good DriverVariesUp to 10%
Good StudentVariesVaries
LoyaltyVariesVaries
Mature driverVaries--
Multiple PolicyVariesUp to 9%
Multiple VehicleVariesUp to 13%
Accident Forgiveness--Varies
Anti-Theft Device--Up to 20%
Anti-lock Brake--Varies
Daytime Running Lights--Varies
Defensive Driver--Varies
Driving training--Varies
Family--Up to 10%
Low Mileage--Varies
Military--Up to 15%
New Car--Varies
Passive Restraint--Up to 15%
Student Away at School--Up to 20%
Vehicle Storage--Up to 60%
teenSMART--Varies

Payment Methods

Discount typeCSE USAA
Automatic Online Payment
--yes
Credit Card Payment yes--
Mail Payment
yesyes
Mobile App Payments
--yes
Online Payment
yesyes
Phone Payment
yes--

Features and Services

Features and ServicesCSE USAA
24/7 serviceyesyes
Flexible / convenient payments--yes
Mobile app--yes
Online account managementyesyes
Roadside assistanceyesyes

Optional Coverages

Optional CoveragesCSE USAA
Accident Forgiveness
--yes
Extended Coverage
--yes
Gap Insurance
yes--
Glass Coverage yes--
New Car Replacement Coverage
yes--
Original Equipment Manufacturer Coverage
yes--
Rental Reimbursement
yesyes
Ridesharing Coverage
yes--
Roadside Assistance
yesyes

Uber and Lyft driver insurance

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  • USAA
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Personal Articles InsurancePersonal Articles Insurance--yes
Car InsuranceCar Insuranceyesyes
Aviation InsuranceAviation Insurance--yes
Boat InsuranceBoat Insurance--yes
Classic Car InsuranceClassic Car Insurance--yes
Collectibles InsuranceCollectibles Insurance--yes
Condo InsuranceCondo Insurance--yes
Dwelling Fire InsuranceDwelling Fire Insurance--yes
Farm InsuranceFarm Insurance--yes
Flood InsuranceFlood Insurance--yes
Home InsuranceHome Insurance--yes
Life InsuranceLife Insurance--yes
Mobile Home InsuranceMobile Home Insurance--yes
Motorcycle InsuranceMotorcycle Insurance--yes
Renters InsuranceRenters Insurance--yes
RV InsuranceRV Insurance--yes
Small Business InsuranceSmall Business Insurance--yes
Umbrella InsuranceUmbrella Insurance--yes

User Reviews

  • CSE Reviews
  • USAA Reviews
4.0
5 Stars
67 %
2 Stars
33 %

Most Positive Review

By Lewis
They fixed problem I had with agent & lowered my yearly premium.

Most Critical Review

By Lewis
800 # not working, can't pay my insurance premium

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Glenda
never have I had a problem with this company
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800 # not working, can't pay my insurance premium
Lewis
They fixed problem I had with agent & lowered my yearly premium.

Methodology

The car insurance quotes displayed are based on an analysis of Insurify’s database of over 40 million quotes from 500 ZIP codes nationwide. To obtain representative rates, Insurify’s data science team performs frequent comprehensive analyses of the factors car insurance providers weigh to calculate rates including driver demographics, driving record, credit score, desired coverage level, and more.

Insurify’s analysis also incorporates the Insurify Composite Score (ICS) assigned to each insurance provider. The ICS is a proprietary rating that weighs multiple factors reflecting the quality, reliability, and health of an insurance company. Ratings used to calculate the ICS include Financial Strength Ratings from A.M. Best, Standard & Poor’s, Moody’s, and Fitch; J.D. Power ratings; Consumer Reports customer satisfaction surveys and customer complaints; mobile app reviews; and user-generated company reviews. 

With the above insights and ranking methods, Insurify is able to offer car insurance shoppers insight into how various insurance providers compare to one another in terms of both cost and quality. Note, actual quotes will vary based on unique attributes including the policyholder’s driver history and their garaging address.