Which insurance provider is right for you? Compare rates, savings, and quotes from Arbella and Foremost.
Founded in 1988 in Quincy, Massachusetts, Arbella took over Kemper Group’s Massachusetts auto insurance business, which was then-troubled. Arbella’s founders worked to strengthen their partnership with independent agents. Arbella is a mutual company owned by its policyholders and prides itself on excellent customer service. In 2004, Arbella formed the Arbella Insurance Foundation to support not-for-profit organizations that have a positive impact on the communities Arbella serves, donating more than $13 million to 960 different charities. Arbella also founded the Arbella Insurance Group Charitable Foundation in 2004. Arbella has consistently ranked as one of the best places to work in New England. Arbella Insurance Group has more than $600M in revenue with approximately $1B in assets.
In 1952, Edward J Frey and Edward L. Stoddard founded Foremost Insurance Company. Their focus was originally on people who lived in mobile homes. They created the first mobile home insurance policy in history. The company also developed safety standards for mobile homes. Today the company offers a wide range of insurance, including auto insurance, rv insurance business insurance and home insurance. Foremost Insurance Group is a member of the Farmers Insurance Group of Companies and has more than 38,000 agents across the country, operating in all 50 states. Foremost Insurance rebranded its auto insurance line as Bristol West in 2018 to improve its customer service and claims handling processes. Foremost insurance has a great reputation as a reliable insurer of nonstandard high-risk auto policies and older homes.
Below is a list of the average rates that drivers typically pay with Arbella Insurance Group and Foremost. On average, Arbella Insurance Group charges approximately $176.93 per month while Foremost comes in at around $ per month. For Arbella Insurance Group, the cheapest state average is Massachusetts at $177.01 per month and the most expensive is Massachusetts at $177.01 per month. For Foremost, the cheapest state average is at $0.00 per month and the most expensive is at $0.00 per month.
|State||Arbella Insurance Group||Foremost|
Drivers will typically get a discount if they insure multiple vehicles. Here is a list of average rates that Arbella Insurance Group and Foremost typically charge for drivers who have more than 1 vehicle.
|Number of Vehicles||Arbella Insurance Group||Foremost|
Drivers who own their home rather than rent can sometimes get a small discount. We found that on average Arbella Insurance Group charges $162.24 per month and Foremost charges $0.00 per month for customers who own their home.
|Own/Rent||Arbella Insurance Group||Foremost|
Which car insurance company is better? We've made it easy to compare companies side by side. See how Arbella and Foremost ranked among the industry ratings.
|A.M Best Rating||A-|
|JD Power Ranking||Below Average|
|NAIC Complaint Index||0.11||0.65|
What coverage is available through Arbella and Foremost? Both insurance companies offer Auto, Commercial, Home, and Motorcycle Insurance. Additional products from Arbella insurance also includes Renters, RV, and Umbrella insurance. Considering these two top insurance providers? Check out the list below. To view a full list of products that are available, visit Arbella Insurance Group and Foremost Insurance page.
Foremost offers a wide range of discounts to its policyholders, including Multi-policy, One Household, One Policy for All Vehicles, and Pay-in-Full discounts. Arbella also offers a few discounts that Foremost doesn’t including Student Away at College, Residence Safety Package, and Rental Property Account Credit discounts. Start taking advantage of discounts offered by insurance providers like Foremost and Arbella insurance and save yourself some money. You can review the full list of discounts that these two companies offer below.
|Account Credit Discount||Mature Driver Discount|
|Advanced Driver Training Discount||Multi-policy Discount|
|Annual Mileage Discount||One Household, One Policy for All Vehicles|
|Anti-theft Devices Discount||Pay-in-Full Discount|
|Auto Loyalty Discount|
|Auto Rewards Discount|
|Deployment/Active Military Duty Discount|
|Driver Simulator Training Discount|
|Energy-Saving Hybrids or Electrics Discount|
|Experienced Motorcycle Operator Discount|
|Good Student Discount|
|MAHA Workshops Savings Discount|
|Mass Save Discount|
|Motorcycle Training Discount|
|Multi-car Family Discount|
|Multi-car Individual/Spouse Discount|
|New Business Discount|
|New Home Credit|
|Premium in Full Discount|
|Protective Devices Discount|
|Renew and Save Discount|
|Rental Property Account Credit|
|Residence Safety Package|
|Student Away at College Discount|
Arbella offers an app called Wheel Focused™ on iTunes and Google Play is available to download, regardless of what carrier you may have. The app is designed to improve driving behaviors through real-time feedback.
The Foremost Insurance Group mobile app, available for iOS and android, is not intended for billing or insurance information. This is an app for Foremost Insurance Group corporate and agent events. It’s only for internal use by Foremost employees. For account information, you can use the Foremost website.
|Foremost Mobile App|
|iOS||1.2||5 user reviews|
|Android||1.5||63 user reviews|
|Arbella Contact Info|
|Address||1100 Crown Colony Drive, P.O. Box 699103, Quincy, MA 02269-9103|
|Foremost Contact Info|
|Address||5600 Beech Tree Lane, Caledonia, MI 49316|
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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