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Why Insurance Companies Advertise so Much ?

September 2, 2015 / 

This is a rich, detailed article for any of your buying or adding a car this year.. In fact, I highly recommend for those of you who of you who have had the same insurance agent ‘forever’, to take some time go through the steps recommended here. It may just save you a whole lot of money! Take a closer look at this report from Reviews.com:

Last year, auto insurance providers spent just over $6 billion in advertising to consumers

They bought expensive ads and invested in social media to make sure you understand you’re in good hands, they’re on your side, and 15 minutes or more can save you money on your car insurance.

In 2011 alone, about 9% of policyholders switched their car insurance, and 27% admitted to shopping around. Consumers are being bombarded with ads that promise low rates and great service — but how do you know which insurance company is really going to be there for you when you need them?

As consumers, we rarely think of our auto insurance as anything other than a monthly expense. That often means picking the cheapest insurance and using that. But car accidents aren’t an “if” — they’re a “when.”

Statistically, the average driver will be involved in an accident every 18 years, which means you’re going to need to use it at least three times in your lifetime.

When that day comes, you need to be sure your car insurance provider is going to be there for you. Read more here…