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buying a home? you may need more auto insurance coverage.

Buying a home, like getting married or having a baby, is a huge milestone in most people's lives. Congratulations on making an investment in your future! Now that you're a homeowner (or about to become one) and have more assets to protect, you should think about beefing up your auto insurance coverage.

Protect your assets

Your auto insurance policy protects your finances and assets if you're involved in an accident and have to file an auto insurance claim. Because you increase your assets when you buy a home, you may need to adjust your level of auto insurance coverage.

As a rule of thumb, when you buy your auto insurance coverage, get the highest limits you can comfortably afford for coverage like bodily injury, property damage, and uninsured/underinsured motorist bodily injury. Higher limits can mean less out of pocket costs if you're in a serious accident and often they don't cost much more than lower limits.

Get a quote from Esurance and use our Coverage Counselor® to help you determine the auto insurance coverage that fits you best.

Save money with auto insurance discounts

When you shop around for your auto insurance policy, look for auto insurance discounts. If you and your partner each have a car, you can save money with the multi-car/multi-driver auto insurance discount on your combined auto insurance policy. Other ways to save money on your auto insurance include having security alarms installed in your vehicles or joining an auto club that provides towing coverage.

Esurance rewards safe driving with auto insurance discounts for good drivers in most states. Find out if you're eligible for a good driver discount, or for any other auto insurance discounts when you get an auto insurance quote from us. Discounts may vary. If you're a current Esurance customer and have questions about your discounts, call us at
1-800-ESURANCE (1-800-378-7262).

Buying a home is an investment in your future. Although there are additional costs associated with becoming a homeowner, like property taxes, water bills, the cost of making repairs and updates, and additional auto insurance coverage, there are many attractive benefits and incentives for making the investment. Besides, how great is it to paint your walls whatever color strikes your fancy?