March 2, 2005
Comparisons Drive Auto Insurance Quotes at ComparisonMarket
CLEVELAND, OH - March 2, 2005 - ComparisonMarket, Inc., owner and operator of Insurance.com, the nation`s largest online auto insurance agency, announced today that consumer car insurance quote requests increased over 40% in 2004. This marks the fourth straight year that the company`s Internet-originated car insurance quote requests grew by 40% or more.
"We continue to benefit from growing consumer confidence in the Internet as a tool to not only research rates but also purchase car insurance," stated ComparisonMarket CEO, Dave Roush. "Mere comparative rate information is no longer enough. Consumers want to move from research to rates to purchasing a policy in one sitting. As a result, our combination of real-time car insurance quotes and online buying is attractive to consumers interested in saving time and money."
More than a dozen leading auto insurance companies offer competitive car insurance quotes through Insurance.com. The site allows consumers to see multiple quotes and do a side-by-side comparison to find the right policy for their needs. Consumers can purchase their policy online or through a licensed insurance agent on Insurance.com`s toll-free number (1-800-639-9201). Complete information about Insurance.com`s car insurance quoting process can be found at www.insurance.com/quotes/Auto.aspx
ComparisonMarket, Inc., based in Solon, Ohio, owns and operates Insurance.com. The Insurance.com website enables consumers to instantly compare and buy competitive auto insurance quotes directly from any of more than a dozen leading insurance companies. When ready to purchase, users have the option of completing the transaction online or talking directly to an unbiased licensed agent. Other products include life, health and home insurance as well as travel, dental and pet health insurance.
In addition to Insurance.com, ComparisonMarket provides private labeled solutions to financial institutions, affinity groups and online marketplaces to offer their customers real choice and savings opportunities on auto insurance.
Dave Roush, CEO