Car insurance with flexible payment options.
The General® car insurance gives you a break when you need it most.
For 60 years, The General has made it our business to provide 5-star coverage – with great low rates, low down payments and flexible payment options to keep you covered.
Everyone is welcome here, even with less-than-perfect credit and driving records.
More than 1 million drivers insured
Get an auto insurance quote within 2 minutes or less
Easy, quick claims process
What we offer
The General offers a variety of car insurance coverage options, including liability, collision, comprehensive, and full coverage. Call us, schedule a call, or chat with us today to find the coverage that’s right for you.
We earn our stars by always putting customers first.
The General listens to our customers, and we make their priorities, our priorities: affordable car insurance rates, great service, and a claims process that’s quick and easy. But don’t take our word for it.
“Great service, and easy to apply, I would recommend the General to all of my friends and Family.”
“Speedy and easy claim processing. Definitely recommended!”
“The General provided a lower rate than the insurance company I've been with for years!”
“Quick and easy. Low rates. The one time I had to submit a claim they were pleasant and helpful.”
“It was EASY and the MOST affordable around! Thanks General!!”
“Always there when I need them. Always great customer service. Always perfect quote.”
“Wonderful service on the phone very polite and helpful.”
“During these hard times it’s nice to know there is an insurance company lending a helping hand without sacrificing service.”
“Affordable insurance, plenty payment options, easy to apply”
“More affordable for me welcomed me back after my insurance lapsed”
“The General helped when no one else would!”
“The General has always worked with us through anything. Very friendly service every single time. We'll never switch.”
The General gave Shaq a break when he needed it most.
“Back in 1989, I couldn't afford insurance on my first car. But The General was there and gave me a break with a low rate.”
Auto Insurance Savings You’ll Love
We know every penny matters - The General works hard to find you savings.
Discounts and savings vary by state and are subject to eligibility.
Multiple Vehicle Car Insurance
More cars may unlock more discounts
Many vehicles come equipped
Recent Auto Insurance
Any in the last 5 years could help you save
Our app makes it even easier.
Get your ID cards, pay bills, file claims, and get support — all from your phone.
- More Ways to Pay
- Instant ID Cards
- Fast & Easy Claims
- On-Demand Support
We have a history and track record you can trust.
of protecting drivers across the U.S.
by AM Best for financial stability,
3rd highest out of 13 ratings.
and representatives trained to assist you.