Which insurance company is right for you? Compare rates, coverage, and quotes from Arbella and National General.
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.
National General Insurance, formerly GMAC Insurance Group, is the only one in the United States to be founded within the automotive industry. The company’s history began in 1920, in North Carolina, when Integon, a life insurance company, was founded: One part of the company became National General Insurance and the second was Motor Insurance Company, founded in 1925, by General Motors. In the year 1969, Integon started a holding company and began insuring high-risk drivers and by 1997, the company was acquired by GMAC. By 2013, GMAC changed its name to National General Insurance. Today, the National General Insurance Group is one of the largest automobile insurers in the United States, offering a variety of property and casualty products. The company operates and sells its insurance products through over 10,000 independent agents and brokers across the US.
Below is a list of the average rates that drivers typically pay with Arbella Insurance Group and National General. On average, Arbella Insurance Group charges approximately $157.78 per month while National General comes in at around $172.11 per month. For Arbella Insurance Group, the cheapest state average is Massachusetts at $157.83 per month and the most expensive is Massachusetts at $157.83 per month. For National General, the cheapest state average is Texas at $172.20 per month and the most expensive is Texas at $172.20 per month.
|State||Arbella Insurance Group||National General|
Drivers will typically get a discount if they insure multiple vehicles. Here is a list of average rates that Arbella Insurance Group and National General typically charge for drivers who have more than 1 vehicle.
|Number of Vehicles||Arbella Insurance Group||National General|
Drivers who own their home rather than rent can sometimes get a small discount. We found that on average Arbella Insurance Group charges $150.86 per month and National General charges $160.06 per month for customers who own their home.
|Own/Rent||Arbella Insurance Group||National General|
Which car insurance company is better? We've made it easy to compare companies side by side. See how Arbella and National General ranked among the industry ratings.
|A.M Best Rating||A-||A-|
|JD Power Ranking||Below Average|
|NAIC Complaint Ratio||0.11||6.08|
What coverage is available through Arbella and National General? Both insurance companies offer Auto, Commercial, Home, Motorcycle, and Renters Insurance. Additional products from National General insurance also includes Condo, Health, 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 National General Insurance page.
National General offers a wide range of discounts to its policyholders, including Anti-Theft, Low Mileage, and Motorcycle discounts. Arbella also offers a few discounts that National General 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 National General 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||Affinity Discount|
|Advanced Driver Training Discount||Anti-Theft Discount|
|Annual Mileage Discount||Low Mileage Discount|
|Anti-theft Devices Discount||Motorcycle Discount|
|Auto Loyalty Discount||Multi-Policy Discount|
|Auto Rewards Discount||Multi-Vehicle Discount|
|Deployment/Active Military Duty Discount||Paid-in-Full Discount|
|Driver Simulator Training Discount||Paperless Discount|
|Energy-Saving Hybrids or Electrics Discount||RVs and autos on one convenient policy|
|Experienced Motorcycle Operator Discount||Safe-Driver 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.
National General does not currently have a mobile app.
|Arbella Contact Info|
|Address||1100 Crown Colony Drive, P.O. Box 699103, Quincy, MA 02269-9103|
|National General Contact Info|
|Address||5620 University Pkwy, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27105|
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