Hippo Home Insurance Review
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Hippo is a start-up insurance company that does business in California and Arizona. The company transacts all of its customer business online or over the phone, and is noted for its plain language policies. The firm is funded by various venture capital concerns and is reinsured by Swiss Re and TOPA.
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Wow, I was getting frustrated with all of the big name insurance companies and even a few of my local smaller companies. Every single company was either double the price or if they were able to come close to Hippo, their coverage amounts were not as much and had higher deductibles. I went ahead and signed up on the Hippo site and selected Escrow as my lender will be sending the funds. I am just crossing my fingers that this premium quote does not change for any reason like a bait and switch. We shall see. So far so good and thanks Hippo!
I have been insured with HIPPO since November. They cost about 1/3 of my old insurance but so far so good. I called left a message and was called back quickly. So far I am very happy especially with the rates...
The technology and ease of use is light years ahead of the competition. Truly admirable and give them an A+ for that. I just feel like they're very deceptive in communicating who your home is actually insured with. For most people homes are their most valuable assets and it's important to make sure it's insured with a company your at least familiar with. Hippo is the agent, broker, or sales person in this case. They don't pay or handle claims. What good will all the technology in the world do if your insured with a no name carrier with no claims support? You really have to dig dig dig dig to find out who the actual insurance company is and for that reason I give them a 1 star.... Read More
I've worked with Hippo Insurance. I am not a homeowner, but I would for sure want to become their customer when I become one. The team is dedicated and friendly and it's obvious that they truly care about giving their customers grade A service.
I just signed a new policy with them about two months ago as I just bought a new home. I have to say they were quite a bit cheaper than the bigger companies and I felt like the coverage was aimed more towards what I was looking to have covered. I have not made a claim on anything yet, but I did call to add more coverage and they were easy to get ahold of and had good customer service.