Progressive is a large American insurance corporation, one of America's largest insurance companies. The company offers car insurance through various insurers, such as Allstate, GEICO, Geico, Nationwide, Progressive, and Progressive. The company also offers home insurance via several different companies and insures commercial vehicles, motorcycles, RVs and boats. In addition, they also provide life, health, property, renters, car, and travel insurance and also claim under their own company name. Many of these policies are not offered by competitors.
The Progressive Corporation has several branches, including insurance, credit, financial services, investment banking, investment management, insurance underwriting, reinsurance, insurance underwriting, and insurance brokers. Their insurance division is known to be aggressive in providing competitive rates to clients, which in turn have helped them gain a strong reputation in their field. This aggressive approach has been effective in helping them to remain number one in the insurance industry. Progressive claims to have been around since 1911. The company was started in a small garage in Chicago. The headquarters of Progressive are located in Atlanta, Georgia.
Progressive is well known in the insurance business for offering affordable, high-quality products and services. They are known to have had a hand in many innovations in the auto insurance industry. This includes Progressive's innovation of adding roadside assistance coverage to their policy. It is a feature that allows their clients to call the roadside assistance service for help, should their car break down or if the vehicle owner has an accident. In addition, Progressive has been credited with bringing about many other advancements in the auto insurance industry. These advancements include Progressive's first nationwide home policy, which was initially called Progressive Home and the development of the multi-car policy. Another important advancement that Progressive has made in the auto insurance industry has been the use of new technology to insure drivers in many different parts of the country.
Progressive has also been involved in the development of many popular television shows on the subject of insurance. Some of these programs include the TV show “The Progressive Report” on TBS and “The Progressive Show” on PBS. In addition, the company is also known for its involvement with politics, being one of the top sponsors of President Obama's campaign.
A major part of Progressive's advertising strategy is to create awareness of their services among consumers. In this way, Progressive is able to offer insurance to all types of people. They have also been successful in promoting many other things, such as car safety campaigns. which have helped in the reduction of accidents and fatalities.
Other than car insurance, Progressive is also involved in other areas of the insurance market. They have been involved in promoting credit cards, home mortgages, insurance, health, life, and other life insurance. They have been successful in promoting products that offer lower premiums to senior citizens.