To cancel Safeco insurance, the policyholder contact their local agent or customer service at 1-800-332-3226. You will need to provide basic information about yourself, your Safeco policy number, and the date you would like your policy to end. Safeco may also ask for the details of your new car insurance policy to verify you won't be driving without insurance. If you've already paid your premium for the policy period in full, Safeco will refund the unused portion, minus any cancellation fees.
How to Cancel Safeco Insurance Policies
Cancel by phone by calling your local agent or 1-800-332-3226
Cancel in person by visiting your nearest Safeco insurance office and speaking with an agent
It's important to remember that you don't need to cancel your policy just because you're going through some life changes. For example, you should have Safeco update your mailing address or vehicle information if you're moving or buying a new car.
In addition, if you're canceling your current policy in order to switch to another company, be sure to activate your new policy before canceling the old one. This prevents a lapse in coverage, which would lead to higher premiums in the future.
Comprehensive insurance covers damage to your car caused by events other than collisions with other vehicles or stationary objects. For example, comprehensive insurance helps pay for damage from vandalism, natural disasters, fire, and theft, but it does not cover vehicle repairs after hitting a car.
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The process of requesting a refund on your car insurance differs from company to company. Some car insurance companies will allow you to cancel your policy and request a refund over the phone. But there are some insurers, such as The General, who will ask for a written notice of cancellation before a refund can be initiated. Call your insurance company’s customer service hotline or speak to your local agent to confirm the details of...
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