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How Progressive Got Its Name, and Does It Live Up to It?
Progressive may well be one of the most recognizable insurance providers in the U.S., but they had to start somewhere. Read on to see how they got their name, and whether they’ve indeed been “progressive” over the years.
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Jerry
Apr 12, 2022
Baker Mayfield Has a Famous New Neighbor in His Progressive Commercials
Progressive’s latest Baker Mayfield commercial sees a famous rockstar move next-door. Can you name the beloved rocker?
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Progressive Continues to Close the Gap With Its Biggest Car Insurance Competitor
Progressive is already one of the leading car insurance companies in the country. However, the company won't be satisfied until it is the largest in U.S.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Baker Mayfield Doesn’t Do Progressive Commercials Just for the Money
Baker Mayfield is a star on and off the football field, as the Cleveland Browns quarterback and in commercials for insurance company Progressive, which is also based in Cleveland—ironically in a village called Mayfield.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Progressive Car Insurance Has 2 Big Advantages According to U.S. News
Progressive is one of the most recognizable names in car insurance. U.S. News had some good things to say about Progressive in a recent review.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Flo From Progressive Gets Paid Much More Than You Would Expect
Flo has been the star of Progressive insurance commercials for years. Who is the woman behind this iconic character and how much does she get paid?
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Jerry
Mar 21, 2022
Progressive Car Insurance Quotes: What You Need to Know
This is a complete guide to Progressive insurance. Here's everything you need to know about Progressive quotes and car insurance packages.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Flo From Progressive Was Put on Blast Via TikTok
Flo from Progressive has been called out for showing bad manners to staff at an L.A. food truck. What actually happened?
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Jerry
Apr 28, 2022
Dr. Rick From Progressive Has a Hard Time Picking His Best Line
Progressive’s Dr. Rick commercials are hilarious. Discover which line struck a chord with the actor behind the character.
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Jerry
Mar 21, 2022
Jamie From Progressive Makes More Than You Would Expect
Flo’s comedic sidekick, Jamie, makes a lot of cash from his stints on Progressive commercials–we’re talking half a million a year.
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Jerry
Mar 21, 2022
The Actor Who Plays ‘Dr. Rick’ From Progressive Has a Nickname for His Fake Mustache
Find out why Progressive’s Dr. Rick commercials have been so successful, and learn what the actor calls his fake mustache.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022

All Questions on Progressive

Which car insurance companies only look back three years for claims and driving history?
Are there any companies that only look back one or two years? I know insurance companies use this data to calculate rates. My driving record has improved significantly in the past two years.
Sophie Newman
Jul 20, 2021
Does a Progressive auto insurance policy cover towing?
How do I know if my policy covers towing? I have liability coverage with Progressive.
Eric Schad
Jul 20, 2021
How do I make a car insurance claim with Progressive?
When I went out to my car this morning, someone had busted out the window. Thankfully, it doesn't look like they took anything of value, but I still have a broken window on my hands. I have full coverage with Progressive, so I think I should be covered for this—but I've never had to file a claim before and I don't know where to start. How do I make a car insurance claim with Progressive?
Eric Schad
Oct 12, 2021
How does Progressive Snapshot know if I’m driving?
For years I’ve been paying insurance rates through the roof. I saw an advertisement for Progressive Snapshot and thought I’d give it a try to lower my premium, but how does it know if I’m driving?
Andrea Barrett
Mar 15, 2022
Does Progressive insure log homes?
My husband and I are interested in buying a log home, but our realtor advised they can be difficult to insure. Will Progressive insure log homes?
Melanie Mergen
Feb 25, 2022
Does Progressive renters insurance cover food spoilage?
We lost electricity for two days after a line of thunderstorms passed through our neighborhood. Unfortunately, my daughter had just stocked up on meat and chicken that was on sale. Will my Progressive renters insurance cover the cost of all the food that’s now spoiled?
Rachel Rigolino
Feb 11, 2022
Does Progressive's good driving program track speed?
What do safe driving programs track? I want to enroll in their Snapshot program. I often speed and don't want to miss out on a discount because of it.
Emily Maracle
Jan 06, 2022
How do I get car insurance through Progressive for my trip to Cancún?
I'm going to Cancún for Christmas break, and I want to rent a car there. I currently have a policy with Progressive, so is there any way I can get insurance for my rental car through them for my trip? Or is there some other type of insurance I need?
Eric Schad
Sep 22, 2021
What does it mean to be a non-rated driver with Progressive?
My in-laws live with us and are non-rated drivers on my policy. Does that mean they are covered?
Sophie Newman
Sep 15, 2021
Does Progressive offer a discount for teachers?
I teach middle school and I'm looking for ways to save money. I'm currently insured with Progressive; do they offer a teacher discount? What other companies offer teacher discounts?
Emily Maracle
Jul 28, 2021
Does Progressive provide coverage in Canada?
I'm going to be driving through Canada this summer. I have US car insurance with Progressive. Will I be covered or do I need to get a special policy?
Emily Maracle
Aug 16, 2021
Does Progressive renters insurance cover storage units?
My parents are downsizing and moving to Myrtle Beach. They’re putting a lot of their stuff in a storage unit near their new apartment. Will their Progressive renters insurance cover the property in the storage unit?
Rachel Rigolino
Feb 11, 2022
Does Progressive offer a low mileage discount?
Will Progressive insurance give me a low mileage discount if I only drive about 6,000 miles per year?
Shannon Martin
Jul 09, 2021
Will insurance cover aftermarket parts?
What type of insurance covers aftermarket parts? I have a policy through Progressive and want my new sound system covered in case of theft.
Sophie Newman
Sep 16, 2021
Does Progressive do home insurance in Florida?
I’m having a hard time finding homeowners insurance in Florida. Does Progressive do home insurance in Florida?
Melanie Mergen
Feb 25, 2022
How do I lower my Progressive car insurance rate?
My Progressive car insurance rate went up 10% for no reason—I didn't get in an accident and I had no tickets, so I really don't know why this happened! How can I lower my rate?
Eric Schad
Oct 12, 2021
Does Progressive have mobile home insurance?
I bought a plot of land, and now I’m planning to have a modular home built and delivered here. I’m wondering about insurance that will cover it. Does Progressive have mobile home insurance?
Melanie Mergen
Feb 25, 2022
Who sells renters insurance in Florida?
I’m looking for a renters insurance policy. I know there are nationally-recognized companies and smaller ones, but I’m not sure who’s legit. Who sells renters insurance in Florida?
Bonnie Stinson
Feb 25, 2022
How much will my scooter insurance be on a Vespa Primavera 50?
I just bought a brand new Vespa and want to get insurance to protect it. How much can I expect to spend?
Emily Maracle
Sep 02, 2021
Is Progressive good for boat insurance?
Does Progressive provide good coverage for boats? I'm trying to choose a new insurance company for my fishing boat.
Sophie Newman
Sep 15, 2021
Does a car insurance policy for Mexico provide the same coverage as my Progressive policy?
I'm currently insured with Progressive and I'm driving to Mexico. I already know that I need a separate policy. Will the coverage be the same as my U.S. policy or is it different?
Emily Maracle
Aug 16, 2021
How can I be sure that this cheaper policy is a good policy?
"How do I know if this car insurance is a good policy? I have been with Allstate for years and decided to shop around for a cheaper policy. Progressive gave me a great quote, but the rate is so cheap that I am worried I am missing something."
Shannon Martin
Jul 28, 2021
What insurance company has the cheapest ATV insurance?
What insurance company should I go with for ATV coverage? I want the cheapest policy I can find with just bare-bones coverage.
Shannon Martin
Oct 06, 2021
Is there a way to get free insurance?
How can I get free car insurance? My buddy just bought a used car. He said he got a week of free insurance with Progressive. I am with Progressive and never got that.
Shannon Martin
Oct 14, 2021
How much does it cost per mile to tow a car?
My car ran out of gas on a road trip through Colorado. I have a towing package on my Progressive policy, but my car is pretty far out there. How much will it cost per mile for the tow?
Shannon Martin
Oct 14, 2021
How often can you update your insurance with Progressive?
Is it too late to update my policy? I think I want to make changes to my coverage, but I just renewed my policy.
Sophie Newman
Jul 22, 2021
How do I cancel Progressive renters insurance?
I’m so excited—after almost a year of searching, I’ve finally gone into contract to buy a house I love! Now, I need to begin the process of moving out of my rental. How do I cancel my Progressive renters insurance?
Rachel Rigolino
Feb 11, 2022
Do you have to have a license in order to get an insurance policy?
Can I still get an insurance policy even though I don't have a license yet? My aunt gave me a car for graduation and I am trying to find coverage for it. I never had a chance to get a driver's license, but I will this summer.
Shannon Martin
Jul 03, 2021
How to cancel your progressive car insurance online?
I want to add my son to my Progressive auto insurance policy, but the projected monthly rate is way out of budget. Can I cancel my plan online?
Carlos Kirby
Nov 01, 2021
How do I settle my claim with the car insurance company?
How do I know if my claim settlement was fair? Progressive offered me $22,500 as a payout for my Jeep Wrangler. It was totaled in a car accident last month. I found another Jeep I can buy, but it will cost $27,000. Should my payout be able to cover the cost of a new Jeep completely?
Shannon Martin
Oct 11, 2021

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