How to find the cheapest multi-line policy rates

Written by Ryan Lowell on June 10, 2010 & Posted in Insurance

Auto and Home Insurance: Can You Get Cheaper Rates through Separate Insurers?

Q Dear Ryan,

Is it possible to save A LOT of money by finding the cheapest home insurance from one company and the cheapest car insurance from another? --Erin, New Jersey

A Hey, Erin! Greetings to a fellow cheap insurance hunter! You've got a great strategy there: Comparison shop for the best rates for any policy you buy. Here's another way you could possibly get EVEN cheaper rates: When you find the cheapest car insurance quote and the cheapest home insurance quote, ask each of those companies to quote your car and home together with a "multi-line" discount, and see who provides the lowest quote--you could save around 15% and come out way ahead!

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