There was a time when you had to get home or to the office in order to access the internet. But with rapid advances in technology, you can now access the internet from a hand held device while in transit. You can get access to the internet through an iphone, any 3G phone with a data plan, or even a hand held browser. You just need to be within range of a wifi network or better still, have a data plan which will give you access to the internet while on the go.
There are many devices that you can use to access the internet on the move, but the iphone is one of the most popular and easiest to use. So once you get online, you have to start by looking for auto insurance comparison websites. All these websites will give you free auto insurance quotes once you fill out the forms with your personal details.
You will have to put in details like your name, your home address, your contact number and also your social security number, drivers license number and vehicle identification number. Always be careful while entering such information because they can be used to steal your identity. Identity theft is something that anyone can experience if they are not careful with their personal information. Always remember to question the authority of someone who is asking for your information, this is the only way to prevent it.
So coming back to the point at hand, while you are on your hand held device the steps to follow are simple, First log on to the internet through a preferred browser. After doing this, go for a Google search to find auto insurance websites. There are a number of websites that offer free auto insurance quotes. You can access both first party websites and third party websites. The first party websites are those that are owned by the insurance company itself and the third party websites are those that are owned by other third party vendors who will give you a number of quotes on the same page. This is a better option because you get a number of quotes on the same page and search. You can easily compare and find out which companies are within your budget.
It is important to have at least 10 different quotes from ten different companies in order to get a clear picture about what you can expect to pay. And then once you have shortlisted a few companies, the next step is to start working the phone. You can immediately call them and negotiate a deal while on the move. And then once you are sure about a certain company, try to look up their customer feedback. Now this is an important step to complete the process. The customer feedback is the one part which will help you get a real feel about what exactly the company is all about. This is because the customers will be able to tell you how they felt about the service of the company.
And before you know it, you can decide which company you want to go with. You can pay your first deposit through your phone and request for a hard copy of your bill. And before you get home, you will have auto insurance in hand.