Ford Explorer Insurance Rate Quotes in Henderson

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Insurance rates Ford Explorer in HendersonUnbelievable but true, over 70% of drivers have stayed with the same insurance company for at least the last four years, and nearly the majority have never compared rates with other companies. Nevada drivers could pocket as much as $550 a year by just shopping around, but most just don't grasp how much savings they would realize if they swap their current policy for a cheaper one.

The best way we recommend to get budget Ford Explorer insurance in Henderson is to make a habit of comparing prices annually from different companies in Nevada. Rates can be compared by completing these steps.

Step 1: Try to learn about auto insurance and the steps you can take to prevent expensive coverage. Many policy risk factors that cause rate increases such as traffic citations, accidents, and a low credit rating can be remedied by making lifestyle changes or driving safer.

Step 2: Request price quotes from direct carriers, independent agents, and exclusive agents. Direct and exclusive agents can only give rate quotes from a single company like Progressive or Farmers Insurance, while independent agencies can provide rate quotes for many different companies.

Step 3: Compare the new rate quotes to the premium of your current policy to see if a cheaper price is available in Henderson. If you can save money and switch companies, make sure there is no lapse between the expiration of your current policy and the new one.

Step 4: Give proper notification to your current agent or company to cancel your existing policy. Submit a completed application and payment to the new company. Don't forget to store the certificate verifying proof of insurance in your vehicle's glove compartment or console.

One tip to remember is that you use identical coverage information on every quote and and to get prices from as many companies as you can. Doing this enables a fair rate comparison and a better comparison of the market.

Locating the most cost-effective auto insurance policy in Henderson is much easier if you have a good place to start. If you're already insured, you will most likely be able to buy cheaper auto insurance using the ideas you're about to read. You just have to learn the proper methods to buy auto insurance from many different companies online.

The companies in the list below offer comparison quotes in Henderson, NV. To locate the cheapest car insurance in Henderson, we suggest you compare several of them to get a more complete price comparison.

Cheap Ford Explorer insurance rates in Henderson

Companies that sell car insurance don't always list all discounts very well, so we researched some of the more common as well as the least known credits available to lower your premiums when you buy Henderson auto insurance online.Save money with discounts

  • E-sign Discounts - Many car insurance companies will provide an incentive just for signing your application digitally online.
  • Discounts for Multiple Vehicles - Purchasing coverage when you have primary and secondary vehicles with the same company can get a discount for every vehicle.
  • Drivers Ed for Students - It's a good idea to have your young drivers enroll in driver's education as it can save substantially.
  • Discount for Life Insurance - Not every insurance company offers life insurance, but if they do you may earn a break if you buy auto and life insurance together.
  • Government Employee Discount - Simply working for the federal government could provide a small rate reduction but check with your company.
  • Low Mileage Discounts - Driving fewer miles may allow you to get better car insurance rates on cars that stay parked.
  • Air Bags and Passive Restraints - Cars that have air bags and/or automatic seat belt systems could see savings up to 30%.
  • Discount for Swiching Early - Select companies give a discount for buying a policy before your current coverage expires. This discount can save up to 10%.
  • Professional Organizations - Being in a qualifying organization could qualify you for a break on your next car insurance statement.

A quick disclaimer, many deductions do not apply to your bottom line cost. A few only apply to the price of certain insurance coverages like liability, collision or medical payments. So even though you would think all those discounts means the company will pay you, company stockholders wouldn't be very happy. But any discount will cut your overall premium however.

The chart below illustrates the difference between Ford Explorer annual premium costs with and without discounts applied to the rates. The prices are based on a female driver, a clean driving record, no at-fault accidents, Nevada state minimum liability limits, full physical damage coverage, and $100 deductibles. The first bar for each age group shows premium with no discounts. The second shows the rates with marriage, safe-driver, multi-car, homeowner, multi-policy, and claim-free discounts applied.

A list of companies and a partial list of their discounts are included below.

  • Esurance has discounts for DriveSense, multi-policy, paid-in-full, emergency road assistance, online shopper, multi-car, and anti-lock brakes.
  • The Hartford may have discounts that include defensive driver, air bag, driver training, anti-theft, and bundle.
  • AAA includes discounts for pay-in-full, anti-theft, good student, education and occupation, multi-car, and multi-policy.
  • GEICO offers discounts including seat belt use, daytime running lights, defensive driver, multi-policy, emergency military deployment, membership and employees, and five-year accident-free.
  • State Farm has savings for defensive driving training, accident-free, multiple autos, good driver, and passive restraint.

When quoting, ask every insurance company the best way to save money. A few discounts might not apply in Henderson. To locate providers that have a full spectrum of discounts in Henderson, click this link.

Ford Explorer insurance rate analysis

The information below covers different rate quotes for Ford Explorer models. Being able to understand how rates are figured can help customers make smart choices when buying a policy.

Ford Explorer Insurance Rates in Henderson, NV
Model Comp Collision Liability Medical UM/UIM Annual Premium Monthly Premium
Explorer XLT 2WD $302 $394 $404 $24 $120 $1,244 $104
Explorer Eddie Bauer 2WD $302 $394 $404 $24 $120 $1,244 $104
Explorer XLT 4WD $302 $394 $404 $24 $120 $1,244 $104
Explorer XLT AWD $302 $394 $404 $24 $120 $1,244 $104
Explorer Eddie Bauer 4WD $342 $478 $404 $24 $120 $1,368 $114
Explorer Eddie Bauer AWD $342 $478 $404 $24 $120 $1,368 $114
Explorer Limited 2WD $342 $478 $404 $24 $120 $1,368 $114
Explorer Limited 4WD $342 $478 $404 $24 $120 $1,368 $114
Explorer Limited AWD $342 $478 $404 $24 $120 $1,368 $114
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Table data assumes single male driver age 30, no speeding tickets, no at-fault accidents, $100 deductibles, and Nevada minimum liability limits. Discounts applied include multi-vehicle, homeowner, safe-driver, multi-policy, and claim-free. Prices do not factor in garaging location in Henderson which can change coverage prices considerably.

Higher deductibles lower rates

One of the hardest decisions when shopping for insurance is how high or low should comp and collision deductibles be. The following insurance rates summarize the difference in cost when you buy lower versus higher physical damage deductibles. The first data table uses a $250 physical damage coverage deductible and the second set of rates uses a $1,000 deductible.

Ford Explorer insurance policy rates with $250 deductibles
Model Comp Collision Liability Medical UM/UIM Annual Premium Monthly Premium
Explorer XLT 2WD $238 $330 $308 $18 $92 $1,011 $84
Explorer Eddie Bauer 2WD $238 $330 $308 $18 $92 $1,011 $84
Explorer XLT 4WD $238 $330 $308 $18 $92 $1,011 $84
Explorer XLT AWD $238 $330 $308 $18 $92 $1,011 $84
Explorer Eddie Bauer 4WD $268 $402 $308 $18 $92 $1,113 $93
Explorer Eddie Bauer AWD $268 $402 $308 $18 $92 $1,113 $93
Explorer Limited 2WD $268 $402 $308 $18 $92 $1,113 $93
Explorer Limited 4WD $268 $402 $308 $18 $92 $1,113 $93
Explorer Limited AWD $268 $402 $308 $18 $92 $1,113 $93
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Ford Explorer insurance policy rates with $1,000 deductibles
Model Comp Collision Liability Medical UM/UIM Annual Premium Monthly Premium
Explorer XLT 2WD $148 $208 $308 $18 $92 $774 $65
Explorer Eddie Bauer 2WD $148 $208 $308 $18 $92 $774 $65
Explorer XLT 4WD $148 $208 $308 $18 $92 $774 $65
Explorer XLT AWD $148 $208 $308 $18 $92 $774 $65
Explorer Eddie Bauer 4WD $166 $252 $308 $18 $92 $836 $70
Explorer Eddie Bauer AWD $166 $252 $308 $18 $92 $836 $70
Explorer Limited 2WD $166 $252 $308 $18 $92 $836 $70
Explorer Limited 4WD $166 $252 $308 $18 $92 $836 $70
Explorer Limited AWD $166 $252 $308 $18 $92 $836 $70
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Cost estimates assume married male driver age 30, no speeding tickets, no at-fault accidents, and Nevada minimum liability limits. Discounts applied include homeowner, safe-driver, claim-free, multi-vehicle, and multi-policy. Price information does not factor in your specific Henderson location which can revise premiums greatly.

Based on this data, using a $250 deductible costs an average of $21 more each month or $252 every year averaged for all Explorer models than choosing the higher $1,000 deductible. Since you would pay $750 more out-of-pocket with a $1,000 deductible as compared to a $250 deductible, if you average at least 36 months between claims, you would come out ahead by going with a higher deductible.

The diagram below demonstrates how deductible levels and can affect Ford Explorer insurance premiums for different ages of insureds. The prices are based on a single female driver, full physical damage coverage, and no other discounts are factored in.

Rate difference between full and liability-only coverage

The illustration below illustrates the difference between Ford Explorer insurance costs with liability coverage only compared to full coverage. The data assumes no accidents, no driving violations, $1,000 deductibles, single marital status, and no discounts are taken into consideration.

When to buy liability coverage only

There is no exact rule for excluding physical damage coverage, but there is a guideline you can use. If the annual cost of having full coverage is 10% or more of the vehicle's replacement cost less your deductible, then it might be time to buy liability only.

For example, let's pretend your Ford Explorer settlement value is $4,000 and you have $1,000 physical damage deductibles. If your vehicle is totaled, the most your company will settle for is $3,000 after the policy deductible has been paid. If you are paying more than $300 annually for physical damage coverage, then you might want to consider buying only liability coverage.

There are some conditions where buying only liability insurance is not advised. If you haven't satisfied your loan, you have to keep full coverage in order to keep the loan. Also, if your finances do not allow you to purchase a different vehicle in the even your car is totaled, you should not opt for liability only.

Insurance agents near you

Some consumers just want to talk to an insurance agent and doing that can be a smart decision Professional agents can make sure you are properly covered and will help you if you have claims. The biggest benefit of comparing insurance prices online is you may find cheaper premium rates and still choose a local agent.

Insurance agents in HendersonTo help locate an agent, after submitting this quick form, your coverage information is instantly submitted to local insurance agents in Henderson that provide free Henderson auto insurance quotes and help you find cheaper coverage. You won't even need to find an agent on your own because prices are sent straight to your inbox. In the event you want to compare prices for a specific company, just find their quoting web page and give them your coverage information.

Choosing an insurer is decision based upon more than just a cheap quote. Agents should be asked these questions:

  • Do they have advanced training designations such as CPCU, AAI, AIC, or CIC?
  • In the event of vehicle damage, can you pick the collision repair facility?
  • What companies can they write with?
  • Do they receive special compensation for putting your coverage with one company over another?
  • Does their agency support local causes in Henderson?
  • Does the company have a local claim office in Henderson?
  • Is the coverage adequate for your vehicle?
  • Are you getting all the discounts the company offers?

Pick the best auto insurance agent in Henderson for you

If you want to use a local agent, there are two types of agencies and how they are distinctly different. Agencies in Henderson are categorized either independent or exclusive depending on the company they work for. Both types of agents can properly insure your vehicles, but it's worth mentioning how they are different because it can factor into buying decisions.

Exclusive Insurance Agents

Agents of this type can only write with one company and examples are Allstate, State Farm and Farm Bureau. These agents are not able to provide rate quotes from other companies so always compare other rates. Exclusive agents are trained well in insurance sales which can be an advantage.

Shown below is a list of exclusive agencies in Henderson that are able to give comparison quotes.


1776 W Horizon Ridge Pkwy Ste 110 - Henderson, NV 89012 - (702) 906-1860 - View Map


3215 St Rose Pkwy Ste 120 - Henderson, NV 89052 - (702) 233-8372 - View Map


19 S Stephanie St #190 - Henderson, NV 89012 - (702) 565-9198 - View Map

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Independent Insurance Agencies

Agents of this type can sell policies from many different companies so they have the ability to put coverage through lots of different companies and find you cheaper rates. If they find a lower price, your agent can just switch to a different company and you don't have to switch agencies. When comparing rate quotes, you need to include price quotes from at a minimum one independent agency to get the best comparison.

Below is a short list of independent insurance agencies in Henderson that are able to give price quotes.

Avenue Insurance Agency
1258 Rising Cloud Cir - Henderson, NV 89052 - (702) 933-3289 - View Map


1120 Wigwam Pkwy #100 - Henderson, NV 89052 - (702) 430-7764 - View Map

Carl R Forman Insurance Agency
70 E Horizon Ridge Pkwy - Henderson, NV 89002 - (702) 732-7675 - View Map

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Coverages available on your car insurance policy

Having a good grasp of your policy can be of help when determining the best coverages and the correct deductibles and limits. Policy terminology can be difficult to understand and reading a policy is terribly boring. Shown next are typical coverages found on most car insurance policies.

Uninsured or underinsured coverage

Uninsured or Underinsured Motorist coverage protects you and your vehicle's occupants when other motorists either are underinsured or have no liability coverage at all. Covered losses include hospital bills for your injuries as well as damage to your Ford Explorer.

Since many Nevada drivers have only the minimum liability required by law (15/30/10), it doesn't take a major accident to exceed their coverage limits. So UM/UIM coverage is important protection for you and your family.

Collision insurance

Collision coverage pays to fix your vehicle from damage caused by collision with another car or object. You first must pay a deductible then the remaining damage will be paid by your insurance company.

Collision coverage pays for claims like sideswiping another vehicle, hitting a parking meter, rolling your car, sustaining damage from a pot hole and colliding with a tree. Collision is rather expensive coverage, so you might think about dropping it from lower value vehicles. You can also raise the deductible on your Explorer in order to get cheaper collision rates.

Medical expense coverage

Coverage for medical payments and/or PIP kick in for immediate expenses such as hospital visits, ambulance fees and doctor visits. They are often used to fill the gap from your health insurance policy or if you do not have health coverage. It covers you and your occupants and will also cover getting struck while a pedestrian. PIP coverage is not an option in every state and gives slightly broader coverage than med pay

Liability car insurance

Liability coverage provides protection from injuries or damage you cause to a person or their property. This insurance protects YOU against claims from other people. Liability doesn't cover your injuries or vehicle damage.

Split limit liability has three limits of coverage: per person bodily injury, per accident bodily injury, and a property damage limit. As an example, you may have liability limits of 15/30/10 which stand for $15,000 in coverage for each person's injuries, $30,000 for the entire accident, and property damage coverage for $10,000.

Liability coverage protects against things such as medical services, repair bills for other people's vehicles and pain and suffering. How much liability should you purchase? That is a personal decision, but it's cheap coverage so purchase higher limits if possible. Nevada state law requires minimum liability limits of 15/30/10 but you should think about purchasing better liability coverage.

The chart below shows why buying low liability limits may not be high enough to adequately cover claims.

Comprehensive protection

Comprehensive insurance coverage pays for damage from a wide range of events other than collision. A deductible will apply and then insurance will cover the rest of the damage.

Comprehensive coverage pays for claims like damage from a tornado or hurricane, a tree branch falling on your vehicle and hitting a bird. The maximum amount you'll receive from a claim is the ACV or actual cash value, so if it's not worth much more than your deductible consider dropping full coverage.

Affordable auto insurance prices are available

We just presented quite a bit of information on how to shop for Ford Explorer insurance online. The key thing to remember is the more you quote Henderson auto insurance, the better chance you'll have of finding affordable Henderson auto insurance quotes. You may even find the most savings is with a small local company. These companies can often insure niche markets at a lower cost than the large multi-state companies such as Allstate, GEICO and Progressive.

When buying insurance coverage, make sure you don't reduce coverage to reduce premium. There are too many instances where an accident victim reduced collision coverage only to find out that it was a big error on their part. Your focus should be to get the best coverage possible at a price you can afford while not skimping on critical coverages.

Budget-conscious Ford Explorer insurance can be found both online and from local insurance agents, and you need to price shop both in order to have the best price selection to choose from. A few companies do not provide online quoting and these small, regional companies only sell through local independent agencies.

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