AAA (Automobile Club of Southern California)

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The Auto Club of Southern California is an affiliate of AAA, based in Los Angeles, and is an prominent advocate for auto and traffic safety.

The Automobile Club of Southern California started with 10 members in 1900 and today not only is one of California’s largest auto insurers but backs affiliated AAA clubs across the country.

AAA’s famed emergency roadside service plans today have 55 million subscribers.

Automobile Club of Southern California and its affiliated AAA clubs claimed 0.82 percent of the private passenger auto insurance market as of June 2015, the most recent data available from data analyst A.M. Best. That makes Auto Club the 18th-largest auto insurance carrier among the more than 1,400 tracked by Best.

What would make Auto Club customers switch?

We surveyed more than 4,000 auto insurance customers about how much they would need to save before switching from their insurance companies.

  • 7% of surveyed Auto Club customers say they would never switch auto insurance companies (average of 20 major companies: 10%)
  • 93% said they would switch for savings of $1,000 (average: 90%)
  • 85% would switch for savings of $500 or less (average: 83%)
  • 58% would switch for savings of $250 or less (average: 63%)
  • 28% would switch for savings of $100 or less (average: 30%)

Types of coverage available from Automobile Club of Southern California

Offerings can vary by state.

  • Auto
  • Homeowners
  • Renters
  • Boat / watercraft
  • Personal umbrella
  • Collector car
  • Mexico auto insurance

Automobile Club of Southern California auto insurance discounts

Offerings can vary by state. Some features are optional.

Verified mileage discount: Save up to 18.7 percent (depending on vehicle's annual mileage) for supplying current odometer readings when requested

Passive restraint (air bag) discount: Save up to 10.2 percent on select coverages

Anti-theft device discount: Save up to 16.5 percent on comprehensive coverage

Garage parking discount: Save up to 5.8 percent on comprehensive coverage

Loyalty discount: Save up to 5.6 percent with continuous insurance coverage with AAA for at least one year

Auto + Home + Life: Save up to 17.5 percent on your auto insurance and up to 20 percent on your home insurance when you combine AAA home, auto and life Insurance policies

Auto + Home: Save up to 15.6 percent when you combine AAA home and auto insurance policies

Multi-vehicle:  Save up to 27.3 percent when you insure two or more automobiles on select coverages

Alumni association discount: Save up to 9.3 percent if you are a current member of a four-year college or university alumni association

Student away discount: Students away at school 100 miles+ from home and without a vehicle could save up to 27.9 percent-46.4 percent

Good student discount: Save up to 14.3 percent on select coverages

Driving course discount: Save up to 4.7 percent on completion of an approved course

Professional discount: Save up to 9.3 percent for qualifying professions

Good driver discount: Save 20 percent

Automobile Club of Southern California claims and contact information

Website: Automobile Club of Southern California

Claims telephone number: 1-800-672-5246

Twitter: @AAA_SoCal

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AAASoCal?_rdr=p

Mobile app:  http://www.calif.aaa.com/home/automotive/driving-resources/mobile-and-gps-solutions.html

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