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Esurance Now Offering Renters Insurance in Illinois

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San Francisco, CA — October 9, 2012

Esurance, the direct-to-consumer personal car insurance company, is now offering renters insurance in Illinois.

Consumers in Illinois can now get added protection for their property and peace of mind for only $16 per month on average.* The renters coverage is offered as an add-on to an Esurance car insurance policy, and is available to both new and existing Esurance customers.

Current Esurance customers in Illinois can add renters coverage immediately by calling 1-800-378-7262.

The coverage is available for Illinois consumers renting or leasing a home, apartment or condo. Illinoisans who choose to add renters coverage to their auto insurance quote or existing auto policy are also eligible for the Renters Plus™ discount** on their car insurance, which can offer additional savings on their car insurance premium.

Renters insurance from Esurance can offer:***

  • Replacement of personal items such as TVs, laptops, clothing and other gear inside your apartment or rental home
  • Additional living expenses if you are forced out of your residence due to fire, water damage or some other unforseen covered incident
  • Liability costs related to accidents that occur in your residence
  • Medical costs when a visitor is injured in your residence

Esurance empowers people to make smart choices about their car insurance by providing easy-to-use online tools such as Coverage Counselor®, comparison quotes, and a convenient mobile app, as well as 24/7 customer service. The company is backed by Allstate, the largest publicly held personal lines insurer in the U.S.

*Based on average expected quoted premiums. Actual premium price will depend on coverage limits and insured property. Terms, conditions, limits and exclusions will apply.
**The Renters Plus discount will be applied as long as the renters coverage remains on the policy; if renters coverage is removed from policy, the discount will no longer be applied.
***Limits and exclusion may apply.

About Esurance®

Esurance provides auto insurance direct to consumers online, over the phone, and through select agents, including sister company, Answer Financial. With easy-to-use mobile apps, quick comparison quotes, and online repair monitoring, Esurance is insurance for the modern world™ and the smart choice for today's web-savvy consumer. As a member of the Allstate family with an A+ rating from A.M. Best, Esurance is a reliable choice for car insurance, offering anytime, anywhere service just a click, call, or tap away. For more information, visit www.esurance.com or call 1-800-ESURANCE (1-800-378-7262).