Insurance.Com Purchases 4insurance.Com today announced the purchase of, one of the original insurance sites on the internet.

Launched in 1996 by iHomeowners, offers consumers the ability to shop for auto, life, home and health insurance products. As a result of the acquisition, will now offer consumers the ability to get instant, accurate car insurance quotes from over a dozen of the nation’s leading auto insurance companies. As the country’s largest online auto insurance agency,’s customers report they save on average $451 per year on their car insurance.

At, consumers answer one set of questions in order to get multiple rates from top companies, and can then select and purchase a policy online or over the phone with in-house licensed agents.

About, based in Solon, Ohio, is owned and operated by, Inc., a ComparisonMarket Company. enables consumers to instantly compare and buy competitive auto insurance quotes directly from more than a dozen leading insurance companies. When ready to purchase, users have the option of completing the transaction online or talking directly to an unbiased licensed agent. Other products include life, health and home insurance as well as travel, dental and pet health insurance. also operates

In addition to, the company provides private labeled car insurance solutions to financial institutions, affinity groups and online marketplaces to offer their customers real choice and savings opportunities on auto insurance.