Which insurance company is right for you? Compare products, insights, and quotes from American Family and Hanover.
Allied Mutual Automobile Association was formed by Harold Evans in 1929. After years of operating as a standalone brand, Allied Insurance became Nationwide in 1998. Policies, documents, bills and account statements for Allied customers are now featuring the Nationwide name and logo.
From 2003-2007, the Wall Street Journal ranked The Hanover Insurance Companies #1 in the property and casualty industry for increasing shareholder value over a 5-year-period. In 2009, The Hanover acquired the commercial business from OneBeacon Insurance Group, which enabled rapid Western U.S. expansion. In the same year, A.M. Best upgraded its company rating to “A” (excellent). From 2010 to 2011, it continued to acquire more businesses both in the U.S. and abroad, which included Lloyd’s of London Chaucer Holdings. In 2013, The Hanover exceeded $5 billion worth of written premiums and wrote business in 179 countries. In 2015, Standard & Poor’s upgraded the company’s financial rating to “A” and The Hanover was recognized by Forbes as one of America’s best employers and one of America’s most trustworthy financial companies.
Below is a list of the average rates that drivers typically pay with American Family and Hanover. On average, American Family charges approximately $170.81 per month while Hanover comes in at around $461.87 per month. For American Family, the cheapest state average is Ohio at $93.78 per month and the most expensive is Nevada at $345.71 per month. For Hanover, the cheapest state average is Massachusetts at $198.82 per month and the most expensive is New Jersey at $647.07 per month.
Drivers will typically get a discount if they insure multiple vehicles. Here is a list of average rates that American Family and Hanover typically charge for drivers who have more than 1 vehicle.
|Number of Vehicles||American Family||Hanover|
Drivers who own their home rather than rent can sometimes get a small discount. We found that on average American Family charges $165.58 per month and Hanover charges $473.29 per month for customers who own their home.
Which car insurance company is better? We've made it easy to compare companies side by side. See how American Family and Hanover ranked among the industry ratings.
|A.M. Best Rating||A||A|
|JD Power Ranking||About Average||Above Average|
|NAIC Complaint Index||0.64||1.28|
What coverage is available through American Family and Hanover? Both insurance companies offer Auto, Commercial, Home, RV, and Umbrella insurance. Additional products from American Family insurance also includes Condo, Farm, Health, Life, Motorcycle, and Renters insurance. Considering these two top insurance providers? Check out the list below. To view a full list of products that are available, visit American Family and Hanover Insurance page.
Hanover offers a wide range of discounts to its policyholders, including Affinity Groups, Anti-theft Device, and Good Student discounts. American Family also offers a few discounts that Hanover doesn’t include Young Volunteer, Teen Safe Driver, and Smart Home discounts. Start taking advantage of discounts offered by insurance providers like Hanover and American Family insurance and save yourself some money. You can review the full list of discounts that these two companies offer below.
|Away at School Discount||Accident Prevention Course Discount|
|Claims-free Pricing||Affinity Groups|
|Generational Discount||Anti-theft Device Discount|
|Good Student Discount||Good Student Discount|
|KnowYourDrive||Hanover Platinum Experience|
|Loyalty Discount||Multi-Car Discount|
|Multi-product Discount||No-Fee Electric Funds Transfers|
|Smart Home Discount||One Bill|
|Teen Safe Driver Discount||Pay-in-Full Discount|
|Young Volunteer Discount||Student Away at School Discount|
The American Family mobile app is available for iOS and Android. Called MyAmFam, the app allows users to manage their insurance policy: Make payments, view coverage and policy details, access digital ID cards, in-app payment reminders, find a repair shop, submit a claim, get roadside assistance and more.
The Hanover Mobile app is available for iOS and Android. With this app, you’ll be able to see vital policy information and billing information. You can also file a home or auto claim without making a phone call.
|American Family Mobile App|
|iOS||4.8||30K user reviews|
|Android||4.4||3.5K user reviews|
|Hanover Mobile App|
|iOS||3.5||17 user reviews|
|Android||2.6||21 user reviews|
|American Family Contact Info|
|Address||6000 American Parkway, Madison, WI 53783|
|Hanover Contact Info|
|Address||440 Lincoln Street, Worcester, MA 01653|
The statistics listed on this page are from our own in house reporting. We track and record quotes that carriers have provided based on various criteria. The rates and averages shown on this page should only be used as an estimate.
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