Is an insurance broker an agent?
A broker can be an agent. To clarify, a broker acts as an intermediary that searches the insurance marketplace on your behalf to find a policy that best suits your needs. An insurance agent, on the other hand, represents just one insurance company.
Do I need an insurance agent?
Nowadays, you can hop online and buy insurance yourself. But there are major benefits to having an expert on your side. In addition to advising you on insurance, an agent can also help you file a claim, make changes to your policy, and work with agencies involved in major purchases (banks, mortgage companies, etc.). And if you have an urgent question, they’re just a phone call away.
Does AAA have local agents?
Yes, AAA has local agents. Find your local office, including a list of agents.