Allstate

The Home Insurance Guide

Overall Personalized Rating: 4.9/5 (Excellent)

Overall Personalized Rating: 4.6/5 (Excellent)

Summary

Allstate has a wide range of products to cover all your insurance needs. In addition, Allstate has product features that many competitors do not, like the Claim Free bonus, that you can take advantage of. It also has one of the largest insurance agent networks in the country with 12,000 agents if you are looking for personalized service.

Key Benefits

  • One of the largest, most established insurance companies in the nation
  • Wide range of products to cover your insurance needs
  • Large network of insurance agents if you desire a more personalized level of service

Ratings Summary

Ratings Highlights

Overall Rating
Large established company with a large insurance product offering, known for a more personalized way of doing business.
Pricing
Known for product and service over cheaper rates. In our pricing research, we found Allstate to not be price leader, but it did have a competitively priced offering.
Online Experience
Thorough online interview process before quote.
Financial Strength
Extremely large and financially stable company.
Product Breadth
Many different products to choose from within home insurance and a great choice if you are looking for different types of insurance, like Home and Auto.
Best for Claims
Premium provider that doesn't always provide the fastest service on claims.

Company Background

Allstate has a long history going all the way back to 1931, when it began as part of the Sears Roebuck company. Allstate has almost 43,000 employees and is headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois.

The Home Insurance Guide's Reviews Methodology

The Home Insurance Guide uses a proprietary algorithm to evaluate the home insurance options presented. Factors include financial strength of the company, breadth of insurance products, pricing and customer service. In addition, The Home Insurance Guide conducts an invite-only annual survey and interviews home insurance agents to gain the insights from those whose job it is to understand and recommend the best insurance companies for their clients. Use of The Home Insurance Guide’s 2019 reviews by third parties without the express written consent of The Home Insurance Guide is prohibited.