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The Home Insurance Guide

Overall Personalized Rating: 4.2/5 (Very Good)

Overall Personalized Rating: 4.2/5 (Very Good)

Summary

If you are highly interested in looking at prices from a variety of carriers and want a self-driven approach to selecting home insurance, then Compare.com could be the site for you. Compare.com is an insurance comparison site with rates from over 60 insurers. Just put in your information and Compare will show you the rates from many different carriers.

Key Benefits

  • Provides insurance rates from many different insurance carriers
  • Enter your information only once and quickly see rates from a number of insurance carriers
  • Quickly find the low cost option for you

Ratings Summary

Ratings Highlights

Overall Rating
Compare offers products and insurance lines from carriers that have not historically offered a direct buying option, allowing consumers to see a wider variety of insurance carriers.
Pricing
Choose the best rate for you while viewing prices from a number of carriers. The price will depend on which carrier you choose.
Online Experience
Extensive interview process, but rewarded with rates from many carriers.
Financial Strength
The financial stability of your insurance company depends on which carrier you choose.
Product Breadth
Some of it's carriers have a broad offering, so it depends on which company you choose.
Best for Claims
Claims are processed through end provider.

Company Background

Compare.com launched in 2013 with the financial backing of Admiral Group of the United Kingdom. Compare.com has a sister company, Confused.com that offers a car insurance comparison site in the U.K. Compare is headquartered in Richmond, VA and has about 100 employees.

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.