InsWeb Announces Online Marketing Partnerships

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 14, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ — InsWeb Corp. (Nasdaq: INSW), an insurance marketplace that enables consumers to shop online for a variety of insurance products, today announced the latest in a series of strategic marketing partnerships launched with a variety of synergistic web properties.

Through an agreement with America Online, Inc. InsWeb is now represented in the insurance area of the AOL Autos Channel, offering consumers the ability to obtain quotes for auto insurance coverage from some of the nation’s leading insurance carriers.

InsWeb has also recently entered into similar marketing agreements with the following complementary websites:

— eBay Motors, a unit of eBay Inc. and the world’s largest online

marketplace for buying and selling all things automotive, has included

InsWeb within its Auto Insurance Center.

—, the premier online resource for automotive information,

has partnered with InsWeb to provide an integrated placement within the

Insurance Center on the website.

— E-LOAN(R), an online consumer direct lender dedicated to providing

borrowers with a more enjoyable and affordable way to obtain mortgage,

auto and home equity loans, has included InsWeb as an integrated

placement within the Auto Insurance Center on the E-LOAN website.

—, one of the world’s largest online marketplaces for

relocation information, has partnered with InsWeb to be the exclusive

provider for Auto, Homeowners and Renters insurance within their

Insurance Center.

— ShareBuilder, an online brokerage designed to make investing in the

stock market simple and affordable, has partnered with InsWeb to be the

exclusive provider of online quotes for Auto, Term Life, Homeowners,

Renters and Health insurance within its new Products & Services


About InsWeb

InsWeb enables consumers to compare multiple, actionable quotes for auto, term life, health, homeowners, renters and condominium insurance offerings from many of the nation’s highly rated insurers. The top-rated online insurance marketplace also provides live customer service, interactive tools and independent research. Headquartered in Sacramento, Calif., InsWeb is accessible at

NOTE: “INSWEB” is a registered service mark of InsWeb Corporation. All marks above are those of InsWeb Corporation, except for those of insurance insurers, brokers, agents, industry organizations, financial institutions, online partners, service providers, other mentioned companies and educational institutions, which are the marks of their respective entities.

SOURCE InsWeb Corp.

Brad Cooper, VP Marketing of InsWeb Corp., +1-916-853-3300, or

[email protected]