Completing a defensive driving course can help you save on car insurance if your insurance company offers a discount for defensive drivers. The actual amount of the discount will vary depending on your insurer, age, state and other factors. Yes, Connect offers a discount on a defensive driving course for drivers who have successfully completed an approved driver education course. By voluntarily taking an approved defensive driving course, Connect car insurance customers in eligible states can get a discount, although the exact amount varies from state to state.
Once the discount expires, drivers can renew it by taking another course. For some people, especially teens and older people, taking a defensive driving class can result in discounts on their car insurance premiums. Most insurance companies offer different types of discounts to customers, so if you're looking to lower your premiums, compare prices and compare car insurance quotes. Texas doesn't require insurers to offer discounts on defensive driving courses, but many state insurers do offer them to motorists who take a state-approved course.
The state's mandatory discount applies to all insurance companies; contact your insurance agent for the amount of the discount and the eligibility requirements. You can get a discount for driving defensively on car insurance if you complete an approved driver education course. Defensive driving is typically aimed at young and older drivers who may have higher car insurance premiums, but a defensive driving discount can be offered to people of all ages.