Which insurance company is right for you? Compare plans, cost, and quotes from Sentry and Gainsco.
Sentry insurance specializes in business insurance and its subsidiary, Dairyland, sells high-risk car insurance, which includes SR-22 and FR-44 filings.
Established in 1978 as a Texas corporation, Gainsco is a property and casualty insurance holding company, concentrating their efforts on the non-standard personal automobile market, specializing in minimum-limits personal auto insurance. They do offer full and standard coverage as well but specialize in minimum liability coverage. The company is based in Dallas, with a regional office in Miami and its operations are conducted through MGA Insurance Company Inc., a Texas corporation. Gainsco sponsors a racing team, the GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing team, which won the Grand-AM Rolex Sports Car Series twice with the No. 99 GAINSCO “Red Dragon” Daytona Prototype. Gainsco sells insurance through independent partner agents in the District of Columbia and 44 states that include Arizona, Florida, Georgia, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas, and Virginia. All customer service needs can be met in English or Spanish.
Below is a list of the average rates that drivers typically pay with Sentry and GAINSCO Auto Insurance. On average, Sentry charges approximately $287.22 per month while GAINSCO Auto Insurance comes in at around $124.40 per month. For Sentry, the cheapest state average is Idaho at $151.68 per month and the most expensive is Delaware at $511.53 per month. For GAINSCO Auto Insurance, the cheapest state average is Texas at $107.83 per month and the most expensive is South Carolina at $179.17 per month.
|State||Sentry||GAINSCO Auto Insurance|
Drivers will typically get a discount if they insure multiple vehicles. Here is a list of average rates that Sentry and GAINSCO Auto Insurance typically charge for drivers who have more than 1 vehicle.
|Number of Vehicles||Sentry||GAINSCO Auto Insurance|
Drivers who own their home rather than rent can sometimes get a small discount. We found that on average Sentry charges $267.46 per month and GAINSCO Auto Insurance charges $94.00 per month for customers who own their home.
|Own/Rent||Sentry||GAINSCO Auto Insurance|
Which car insurance company is better? We've made it easy to compare companies side by side. See how Sentry and Gainsco ranked among the industry ratings.
|A.M. Best Rating||A+||B+|
|Financial Strength||Excellent||Above Average|
|NAIC Complaint Ratio||2.34|
What coverage is available through Sentry and Gainsco? Both insurance companies offer Auto insurance. Additional products from Sentry insurance also includes Commercial, Home, Life, and SR22/FR44 insurance. Considering these two top insurance providers? Check out the list below. To view a full list of products that are available, visit Sentry and GAINSCO Auto Insurance Insurance page.
Sentry offers a wide range of discounts to its policyholders, including Homeowners, Multi-vehicle, and Payment Frequencys discounts. In contrast, Gainsco also offers a few discounts that Sentry doesn’t, including Renewal, Prior GAINSCO Coverage, and Prior Coverage discounts. Start taking advantage of discounts offered by insurance providers like Gainsco and Sentry insurance and save yourself some money. You can review the full list of discounts that these two companies offer below.
|Driving Course Discounts||Advance Purchase Discount|
|Homeowners Discount||Agency Internal Transfer Discount|
|Multi-vehicle Discount||Auto-Pay Discount|
|Payment Frequency Discounts||Homeowner Discount|
|Transfer Discount||Length of Ownership (Loyalty Discount)|
|Vehicle Safety Feature Discounts||Multi-car Discount|
|Prior Coverage Discount|
|Prior GAINSCO Coverage Discount|
The Sentry Mobile parking app is available for iOS and Android. The app interacts with your parking meter in real-time and lets you buy time on an MPS parking meter. You can also access a map of nearby meters and parking space availability.
The Gainsco mobile app is available for iOS and Android. This mobile app offers some benefits and services including requesting a quote, making a payment, reporting a claim, requesting an agent, contacting the insurer, and getting the latest Gainsco news.
|Sentry Mobile App|
|iOS||2.7||5 user reviews|
|Android||3.1||8 user reviews|
|Gainsco Mobile App|
|iOS||2.6||8 user reviews|
|Android||2.9||8 user reviews|
|Sentry Contact Info|
|Address||1800 North Point Drive, Stevens Point, WI 54481|
|Phone||1 (800) 473-6879|
|Gainsco Contact Info|
|Address||3333 Lee Parkway, Dallas, TX 75219|
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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