Compare.com in the Press
Compare.com launched in March 2013 to help make shopping for car insurance easier and more transparent. It was the first insurance comparison website of its kind in the United States, and allows users the ability to input their information once and receive multiple, purchasable quotes from several different insurance carriers.
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Compare.com’s Recent News Coverage
Insurance Journal: Compare.com is Proof Insurance Disruption Won’t Happen Overnight, August 2, 2017
Disrupting an industry that has been doing things the same way for a generation takes time. Read More
Richmond Times-Dispatch: Six area companies named finalists for ChamberRVA’s Impact Awards, July 17, 2017
The winners will be announced Nov. 15 at the chamber’s annual awards ceremony at the Richmond Marriott. Read More
Click 2 Houston: How you could save $400 on car insurance, July 6, 2017
A survey found a surprising admission by American drivers that’s costing them big bundles of money every year. Read More
The Roanoke Times: Comparison shopping for car insurance? This website is a breeze, May 25, 2017
It’s called Compare.com, and it was founded by a Clifton Forge native and Virginia Tech grad. Read More
The Fiscal Times: 8 Ways to Lower Your Car Insurance Bill, March 22, 2017
Follow these tips to drive down your monthly car insurance payments. Read More
The Financial Express: Why businesses should focus on customer life-time value, February 28, 2017
Speaking to BrandWagon’s Ankita Rai, Professor Rajkumar Venkatesan of Darden Business School talks about the importance of subscription models. Read More
Bloomberg: Insurance Bills Rise as Texters Crash Cars, February 16, 2017
More drivers on the road + costly parts + texting = bigger claims. Read More
SavvyMoney: How to Save Money on Car Insurance in 2017, February 8, 2017
You might be leaving discounts on the table. Read More
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Compare.com Raises $35 Million
November 1, 2018
Compare.com Raises $35 Million to Expand Online Car Insurance Comparison Services for U.S. Consumers – Bringing Total Investment to $185 Million
Compare.com Wins Silver in Best in Biz Awards 2016
December 12, 2016
Compare.com was awarded Silver as the Consumer Service of the Year by the Best in Biz Awards 2016.
Compare.com Launches Homeowners and Auto Insurance Bundling
November 14, 2016
Compare.com adds bundling capabilities to website to better service their customers and carrier partners.
ITC Integrates with Compare.com and Empowers Market Growth
July 27, 2016
Insurance Technologies Corporations, a provider of marketing, rating and management software and services, announced today its integration with Compare.com to help provide more auto insurance quotes to online insurance shoppers.
Compare.com Relocates and Expands Headquarters to Support Continued Strong Growth
May 12, 2016
Compare.com will be relocating to a new Richmond, VA office with plans to grow its workforce 40% by the end of 2017.
Compare.com Welcomes Metromile as Newest Insurance Partner
April 27, 2016
Compare.com customers in California will now be able to compare Metromile rates on their website.
Compare.com Signs MetLife Auto & Home to their Price Comparison Insurance Panel
March 31, 2016
Compare.com is set to begin integration with MetLife Auto & Home, which will soon give compare.com users the opportunity to buy car insurance policies from the new MetLife Auto & Home MyDirect portal.
Compare.com Welcomes California Casualty to Website
February 9, 2016
Compare.com, the largest insurance comparison site in the United States, welcomes California Casualty to their auto insurance panel of carriers.
Compare.com is Now Working with GAINSCO Auto Insurance
February 2, 2016
GAINSCO is now returning rates through compare.com in Virginia, Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Arizona, with Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee to be added soon.
Compare.com to Sponsor Designated Drivers with Free Car Insurance
January 26, 2016
During The Big Game, viewers may tweet their designated driver’s name with #CompareDD for a chance to win them both a year of free car insurance.
compare.com Wins Silver in Best in Biz Awards 2015
December 2, 2015
compare.com is named one of the fastest-growing companies in the United States..
compare.com Adds Kemper Specialty California to Car Insurance Panel
November 4, 2015
compare.com users will now be given more options through the addition of Kemper to compare.com’s insurance panel.
compare.com Launches New Direct Response Television Ad Campaign with Koeppel Direct
August 4, 2015
Campaign will expand awareness of free online car insurance comparison service.
Compare.com Receives Better Business Bureau Accreditation
July 23, 2015
compare.com has met the standards of accreditation set by the Better Business Bureau for ethical standards of business.
Compare.com Named a Top Work Place of 2015
May 18, 2015
compare.com is pleased to announce that it has been selected as one of the Top Work Places of 2015 in Richmond, Virginia by the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
Auto Insurance America Joins compare.com’s Panel of Car Insurance Carriers
May 5, 2015
Compare.com welcomes Auto Insurance America as one of their auto insurance company partners.
Compare.com Signs 50th Carrier to its Insurance Panel
April 30, 2015
Compare.com has signed a landmark fiftieth carrier to its insurance panel.
IFA Joins compare.com Insurance Carrier Panel
March 10, 2015
The addition of IFA Insurance Company to compare.com’s panel increases the rate of quotes returned to users, and brings compare.com’s insurance panel size to over 40 signed carriers.
Good2Go Auto Insurance Has Joined the compare.com Panel of Auto Insurance Carriers
September 09, 2014
Compare.com is pleased to announce that Good2Go Auto Insurance has recently joined their panel of auto insurance company partners.
National General Insurance Has Joined the compare.com Panel of Auto Insurance Carriers
May 20, 2014
Compare.com welcomes National General Insurance to their panel of auto insurance company partners.
Elephant Auto Insurance Has Joined The Compare.com Panel of Carriers
March 05, 2014
Compare.com is pleased to announce that Elephant Auto Insurance has recently joined their panel of auto insurance company partners.
Compare.com Enters California Introducing Online Car Insurance Comparison Shopping
Jan 15, 2014
California residents can be part of beta before national rollout
White Mountains completes purchase of significant minority stake in compare.com
January 10, 2014
Car insurance comparison website compare.com continues to grow with additional investment from industry leader White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd.
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