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How to Estimate Auto Insurance

Updated January 1, 1 . AmFam Team

Are you wondering how much to expect to pay on your auto insurance? You’re not alone. Learn more about how to estimate your auto insurance rate from American Family.

Wondering how much the cost of car insurance will be for that beautiful new car you’ve been dreaming about? You’re not alone. And landing on that exact number can be difficult for a number of reasons because insurance rates can vary by car type and the age of the vehicle.

For the same car, costs can shift according to the zip code where you live. But other factors like your personal financial history and your family’s driving records can all influence the cost of your premium as well. To better understand what factors are in play, let’s take a look at what goes into calculating the cost of auto insurance and dig deep into the factors that sway your insurance costs.

Learn How to Shop for Auto Insurance

Before you get to the dealership and sign on the dotted line, be sure to check in with your American Family Insurance agent (Opens in a new tab). Compare quotes on the various makes and models you’re considering as you shop for car insurance. You’ll have the information you need to review your budget and verify expenses before you buy. And you’ll also find real peace of mind knowing that you’ve got the protection you need when you’re out cruising in your new ride.

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