Geico vs. Progressive
Geico and Progressive are two of the biggest names in the auto insurance industry. How do they fare up against each other in terms of ratings, discounts, prices and satisfaction?
Geico’s one of the oldest insurance companies, founded in 1936, and today is the nation’s second-largest auto insurance company. It makes the insurance process fast and easy — and affordable. Progressive is another established insurance company, and one of the first to introduce tiered policies for low-risk drivers. It’s well known for it’s “Name Your Price” program to customize a policy that works for you and your budget.
|Price||Policy costs depend your personal situation. Visit Geico for a quote based on your specific needs.||Policy costs depend your personal situation. Visit Progressive for a quote based on your specific needs.|
|States served||All 50 states||All 50 states|
|J.D. Power ratings**||3/5 on overall claims satisfaction||3/5 on overall claims satisfaction|
|Driver discounts||View driver discounts||View driver discounts|
|Vehicle discounts||View vehicle discounts||View vehicle discounts|
* Based on Better Business Bureau’s company rating
** Based on the 2016 U.S. Auto Claims Satisfaction Study
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Both Geico and Progressive have the experience and customer service you want from a car insurance company. If you’re looking to customize your insurance plan, picking only the coverage you need to get the price you want, Progressive is the way to go. However, if you’re in the military or a public employee, you may qualify for additional discounts with Geico. Before making a decision about car insurance, always compare your options to find a provider that’s right for you.