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Liberty Mutual vs The Hartford Car Insurance

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User Ratings
OptionsLiberty Mutual The Hartford
857 reviews
29,516 reviews
U.S Auto Insurance Shopping Study (2018)
OptionsLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Call Center RepresentativeAbout averageAbout average
Insurer WebsiteBetter than mostBetter than most
Local AgentBetter than most--
Overall SatisfactionAbout averageBetter than most
Policy OfferingsBetter than mostBetter than most
PricingAbout averageBetter than most
U.S Auto Insurance Claims Satisfaction Study (2018)
OptionsLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Claim ServicingThe restBetter than most
Estimation ProcessThe restBetter than most
First Notice of Loss (FNOL)About averageBetter than most
Overall SatisfactionThe restBetter than most
Rental ExperienceAbout averageThe rest
Repair ProcessAbout averageAmong the best
SettlementThe restBetter than most
J.D. Power Ratings by Region (out of 1000)
RegionLiberty Mutual The Hartford
California816 pt
About average
835 pt
Better than most
Central806 pt
The rest
Florida805 pt
The rest
806 pt
The rest
Mid-Atlantic801 pt
The rest
839 pt
About average
New England809 pt
About average
New York818 pt
About average
North Central812 pt
The rest
838 pt
Better than most
Northwest807 pt
About average
832 pt
Better than most
Southeast814 pt
The rest
Southwest811 pt
About average
838 pt
Among the best
Texas807 pt
The rest
Mobile App Ratings
RegionLiberty Mutual The Hartford
2,531 Reviews
376 Reviews
12,900 Reviews
47 Reviews
Financial Ratings
OptionsLiberty Mutual The Hartford
A.M. BestAA+
Standard & Poor'sAA+

Auto Insurance Quotes

For Married Drivers

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$76

For Single Drivers

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$143

For Male Drivers

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$138

For Female Drivers

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$81

For Drivers with Speeding Ticket

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$213

For Drivers with No Speeding Ticket

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$87

For Drivers Age Between 18-40

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$165

For Drivers Age Between 40-65

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$68

For Drivers Age of 65+

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$56

For Drivers with Average Credit

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$97

For Drivers with Fair Credit

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$81

For Drivers with Good Credit

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$83

For Drivers with Excellent Credit

CityLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Santa Monica--$176

Quotes & Discounts

Discount typeLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Advance shopperUp to 45%--
Driving trainingUp to 30%Varies
RightTrackUp to 30%--
Anti-Theft DeviceUp to 25%Up to 15%
Good StudentUp to 22%Up to 15%
Passive RestraintUp to 20%Up to 3%
Starting your auto quote onlineUp to 12%--
Multiple VehicleUp to 5%--
Accident FreeVaries--
Accident Prevention CourseVaries--
Anti-lock BrakeVaries--
Claims Free RenewalVaries--
Early ShopperVaries--
Electronic Stability ControlVaries--
Home OwnerVaries--
Multiple PolicyVariesUp to 20%
New GraduateVaries--
New Teen DriverVaries--
Paid in fullVariesVaries
Paperless documentsVaries--
Policy Update/ExtensionVaries--
Preferred paymentVaries--
Safety FeatureVaries--
Senior AdultVaries--
Signing documents when you buy onlineVaries--
Student Away at SchoolVaries--
teenSMARTVariesUp to 10%
Defensive Driver--Up to 5%

Payment Methods

Discount typeLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Automatic Online Payment
Bank Payment/Direct Deposit yesyes
Credit Card Payment yesyes
Debit Card Payments yesyes
Electronic Check
Mail Payment
Mobile App Payments
Online Payment
Payroll Deduction
Phone Payment

Features and Services

Features and ServicesLiberty Mutual The Hartford
24/7 serviceyesyes
Accident forgivenessyesyes
Enhanced towing & substitute coverageyes--
Mobile appyesyes
Online account managementyesyes
Policy bundling discountsyes--
Roadside assistanceyesyes

Optional Coverages

Optional CoveragesLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Accident Forgiveness
Antique or Collector Car Insurance
Better Car Replacement
Comprehensive Claim Forgiveness
Emergency Assistance Coverage
Emergency Lockout Coverage
Gap Insurance
Glass Coverage --yes
Legal Defense Costs Coverage
Lifetime Repair Guarantee
New Car Replacement Coverage
Original Equipment Manufacturer Coverage
Rental Reimbursement
Roadside Assistance
Teachers Insurance
Umbrella Policy
Vanishing Deductible
Work Loss Coverage

Online Quoting by State

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Uber and Lyft driver insurance

  • Liberty Mutual
  • The Hartford
  • Both

Compare Insurance Products

ProductLiberty Mutual The Hartford
Accident InsuranceAccident Insuranceyes--
ATV InsuranceATV Insuranceyes--
Car InsuranceCar Insuranceyesyes
Boat InsuranceBoat Insuranceyesyes
Business InsuranceBusiness Insurance--yes
Classic Car InsuranceClassic Car Insuranceyes--
Condo InsuranceCondo Insuranceyes--
Critical Illness InsuranceCritical Illness Insuranceyes--
Dwelling Fire InsuranceDwelling Fire Insuranceyes--
Flood InsuranceFlood Insuranceyesyes
Home InsuranceHome Insuranceyesyes
Identity Theft InsuranceIdentity Theft Insuranceyes--
Life InsuranceLife Insuranceyesyes
Mobile Home InsuranceMobile Home Insuranceyes--
Motorcycle InsuranceMotorcycle Insuranceyes--
Pet InsurancePet Insuranceyes--
Renters InsuranceRenters Insuranceyes--
RV InsuranceRV Insuranceyes--
Small Business InsuranceSmall Business Insuranceyes--
Tuition InsuranceTuition Insuranceyes--
Umbrella InsuranceUmbrella Insuranceyes--

User Reviews

  • Liberty Mutual Reviews
  • The Hartford Reviews
5 Stars
28 %
4 Stars
15 %
3 Stars
16 %
2 Stars
8 %
1 Star
32 %

Most Positive Review

By Lisa
They have been very supportive and was able to be there when we had a claim to file. They have been very quick in their responses. I wish we could stay with them. I was very satisfied with them. They were very professional and was there when we needed them. We really like them.

Most Critical Review

By Cynthia
I already told you. Got treated very badly first month with you. You tried to take money from my account for a year payment when I was month to month. Tried,more than once .Threatened me with cancelation, raised my quotes rate 3 times without telling me. Lousy agent. Lied to. Stolen from. Cost me money,which you did pay back. Rotten service all around. Every month you change my due date. It was suppose to be the 15th of each month, now it's the 9th. I don't trust you people. My rate now is not what I was quoted. I want cheaper insurance because I have and always have had a clean record and hardly ever drive. You won't give me what I need or want. You say you can't. So, I'm looking elsewhere. I've found one for $55.00monthly. Can you beat that?

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Debby Records
Horrible experience with claims. Wouldn't trust again.
I started my policy with them in July at 137 month. Then in September I got a letter stating my premium went up $90 dollars! The reasoning, I have a family member in the house who can drive and we never signed the form. There is just one little issue with that, we never got the form. I was just reading that someone else went through thee exact same thing. They then proceed to say, "Well we sent it by email." Knowing full well not everyone checks emails constantly. Shouldn't they have sent that by mail? When I asked if I could talk to a supervisor, I was flat out told, "No." I have recently canceled my policy and they now are saying I owe 317 dollars? DO NOT TRUST LIBERTY MUTUAL
Reported bad info to C.L.U.E., stating I had a chargeable accident and that they paid out $500. I was not at fault, claim was canceled and $0 paid out! It took intervention by Florida Department of Financial Services. They accomplished in 1 day what I had been working on for over 2 months. I will NEVER trust Liberty Mutual again.
They normally take care of me. Premium is a little high. If I could get it $40-50 cheaper I probably wouldnt leave.
Service was great but premium cost are high.
Customer services had been extremely poor
Long time customer. Never had a claim. I rec'd a traffic ticket 2 years ago and they added 15% to my insurance premium. Didn't even ask what happened.
On line was easy
was ok up yo now then my rate went up without any ticket or claim
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