Allied Auto Insurance Review

Rating: 8 / 10 (Very good)
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Allied Insurance is a subsidiary of Nationwide, one of the largest insurance companies in the United States. It was founded in 1929 in Iowa, and has offices in Nebraska, Colorado, Florida, and California. They provide customized coverage with a variety of cost-saving discounts. Allied Insurance has an A+ BBB score.

How is Allied Coverage rated?


Coverage & Benefits
Pricing and Discounts
Financial Strength
Customer Experience

Overall Rating: 8 / 10 (Very good)

Allied Insurance's auto insurance coverage is well within the industry standard, but doesn't go above the most commonplace offerings. While their financial strength is remarkable, this is principally due to their association with Nationwide, of which they are a subsidiary.

Allied Coverage Coverage

Basic Coverage

  • Property Damage Liability
  • Collision
  • Comprehensive
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Payments
  • Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist

Coverage & Benefits - 7.2 / 10

Allied Insurance's policies offer the most basic coverage, with little in the way of optional add-ons. Ranging from personal injury to uninsured motorist, as well as collision. Their service is no-frills, but still acceptable.

Customer Experience

National Association of Insurance Commissioners

NAIC Complaint Ratio 2016
NAIC Total Complaints 2016
*The NAIC Car Insurance complaint ratio (in this case 0.36) is a ratio of the number of complaints a company received to the its total premiums written in a calendar year. The median complaint ratio across all Car Insurance companies is 1. A score below 1 means the company received fewer than average complaints. A score above 1 means the company received a higher number of complaints than average.

Customer Ratings

BBB Rating
Number of BBB Positive Reviews
Number of BBB Neutral Reviews
Number of BBB Negative Reviews
Date Collected

Customer Experience - 9 / 10

Although Allied Insurance has a low complaint ratio of .36, and an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, they do possess a large number of negative reviews.

Financial Strength

Key Details

Marketshare 2016
AM Best Financial Rating
Moody's Financial Rating
Standard & Poor's Financial Rating

Financial Strength - 8 / 10

As a subsidiary of Nationwide, Allied Insurance shares the former's financial and market strength grades. Their ratings of A+ or equivalent, across financial ratings institutions such as Standard & Poor's, Moody's, and AM Best, as well as their sizable marketshare, give them a considerable pedigree.

Pricing & Discounts


  • Multiple Vehicle
  • Safe Driver
  • Student
  • Bundled Policy

Pricing and Discounts - 8 / 10

As with most of its competitors, Allied Insurance offers several discounts for qualifying customers. Specifically, they offer discounts for students, customers with multiple insured vehicles or multiple policy types, and with incident-free driving records.

Contact & Additional Information

Homepage URL
Company Phone
(800) 532-1436
Headquarters Address
1100 Locust Street, Des Moines, IA, 50391
Year Founded

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