About The General®

Company information

The General Automobile Insurance Services, Inc.  (The General®) is a licensed insurance agency that is a subsidiary of PGC Holdings Corp. (PGC) which is wholly owned by American Family Mutual Insurance Company.  Through its insurance company subsidiaries and their predecessors, PGC has been writing automobile insurance in many states throughout the country for over 50 years.

Financially Stable

The General® (an agency) offers auto insurance online from Permanent General Assurance Corporation, Permanent General Assurance Corporation of Ohio, and The General Automobile Insurance Company, Inc.  (insurance companies).  These insurance companies have been recognized by A.M.  Best for their financial stability with ratings of A- (“Excellent”).

We accept most cars and drivers

The General® offers auto insurance for drivers that have had a history of driving violations or accidents, have not kept their insurance in force or have less than perfect credit.  So, you can still find a good price for your auto insurance needs.

Low down-payments

We realize that you have other things you want to spend your money on.  Therefore, it is our goal to offer a low down-payment option to every policyholder.  We offer payment by credit/debit card, and we accept electronic checks in some states.

Convenient monthly payments

We combine our budget-sensitive payment plans with electronic verification of driver information and vehicle information when you are buying the policy so there are no surprises to you down the road.

Quality Claims Handling

Our policy and claims service organizations are focused on serving the customer to complete the recipe for success.

Why choose The General®?

Here are just a few great reasons:

  • Online auto insurance quotes from The General® are FAST and ANONYMOUS.
  • The General® has low down payments and flexible payment plans.
  • The General® offers online auto insurance for less than the competition.
  • Need an SR22 Filing? The General® can help.
  • Auto insurance discounts are available from The General®.
  • If you have a claim, The General® will be there for you.

Our Headquarters

2636 Elm Hill Pike, Suite 510
Nashville, Tennessee 37214

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