Progressive Files 2007 Annual Report

The Progressive Corporation announced today that it has filed its Annual Report on Form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission. This report can be viewed at http://investors.progressive.com/sec.aspx. In addition, Progressive has posted its 2007 Annual Report to Shareholders and its 2007 Summary Annual Report, including the Letter to Shareholders from its President and CEO, Glenn Renwick, to its Web site at www.progressive.com/annualreport. Shareholders may request a hard copy of the complete audited financial statements free of charge by calling (440) 395-2258 or e-mailing: [email protected]

In addition, Progressive is scheduled to hold a one-hour conference call to address questions on Friday, February 29, 2008, at 9:30 a.m. eastern time. Registration for the teleconference or webcast is available at http://investors.progressive.com/events.aspx.

About Progressive

The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies, in business since 1937, is the country’s third largest auto insurance group and largest seller of motorcycle and personal watercraft policies based on premiums written, and is a market leader in commercial auto insurance.

Progressive is committed to becoming consumers’ #1 choice for auto insurance by providing competitive rates and products that meet drivers’ needs throughout their lifetimes, superior online and in-person customer service, and best-in-class, 24-hour claims service, including its concierge level of claims service available at service centers located in major metropolitan areas throughout the United States.

Progressive companies offer consumers choices in how to shop for, buy and manage their auto insurance policies. Progressive offers its products, including personal and commercial auto, motorcycle, boat and recreational vehicle insurance, through more than 30,000 independent insurance agencies throughout the U.S. and online and by phone directly from the Company. To find an agent or to get a quote, go to www.progressive.com.

The Common Shares of The Progressive Corporation, the Mayfield Village, Ohio-based holding company, are publicly traded at (NYSE:PGR). For more information, visit www.progressive.com.