There’s plenty you can do with that extra cash, but in case you need some ideas, we compiled a list of some of the smartest ways to spend the money saved by using the Jerry car insurance app.
Use Jerry car insurance savings to pay off bills
Take a look at your finances and see if you can catch up on any bills you may have missed paying when times were tougher (hey, it happens to all of us). With a little extra cash in your pocket, you could easily get back on track.
You might even be able to pay off a credit card or a student loan with the savings you have from Jerry—or at least make a large enough payment to lower your balance.
on the highway and you have no way to get to work now).
Retirement account, IRA or savings account
It’s never too early to start saving for retirement. If you don’t already have a retirement plan or IRA, consider making an appointment with your bank to talk about your options. If you do have one, consider making a contribution to your account with your savings from Jerry.
Even just putting a small amount each month into an account as an emergency savings fund can go a long way. Starting small by just putting away $5 to $10 a week can have a big impact in the long run.
Invest in education
Is there a class you’ve been wanting to take, or a new skill you’ve been wanting to learn? Maybe it’s an art class, a writing class or a sign language class.
It could be something you need to learn for work (which you might be reimbursed for anyway) or something you just want to learn for fun. You can even sign up for
starting at only $15 a month and have access to a lot of cool content.
Save with Jerry
As we said, Jerry can save you on average $879 a year on car insurance—plus you’ll be getting the best coverage at the best price. In under a minute, the free app quotes from up to 50 different insurance companies for you, without any long forms to fill out.
Jerry will send you quotes that compare to your current coverage—and as a licensed broker, it takes care of your insurance needs from start to finish. The app also monitors your car insurance rate every six months on an ongoing basis.
Lisa Steuer McArdle is an insurance writer with over 15 years of experience writing and editing content in a variety of industries, including insurance and personal finance. Lisa specializes in taking deep dives into make and model-specific content that helps car owners and buyers make solid money-saving choices. Lisa has written over 350 articles for Jerry on topics including electric vehicles to classic cars. Before joining Jerry, Lisa worked in various aspects of the printing industry as a content writer, developer, and editor and earned her bachelor’s degree in creative writing from Lycoming College.