Kemper Insurance

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Best If

  • You have a flawed record and need affordable rates

Worst If

  • You want a fast claims process

By The Numbers

  • Kemper Insurance offers auto insurance in 26 states
  • Employs 6,000 associates
  • Is represented by more than 20,000 independent agents and brokers
  • Currently has about six million policies in effect


    • Gave Kemper 3.5 out of 5 stars
    • Said that Kemper offers insurance at low rates
    • Liked their buy-direct option for insurance policies
    • Gave Kemper 2.5 out of 5 stars
    • Some consumers complained about their rates going up without advance notice
    • Some consumers liked the rates Kemper offers and its umbrella policy option
  • Better Business Bureau
    • Gave Kemper an A+ rating, though it is not BBB accredited
    • The company's age and response and resolution of complaints contributed to its score

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Consumer Satisfaction and Financial Strength Ratings

Consumer Complaint Data
Year Total Complaints Percent Change
2016 14 -26%
2015 19
2014 13 -7%
2013 14 --
Source: National Association of Insurance Commissioners
U.S. Auto Insurance Shopping Study (2019)
Overall Purchase Experience
Policy Offerings
Local Agent
Call Center Representative
Insurer Website
U.S. Auto Insurance Claims Satisfaction Study (2018)
Overall Satisfaction
First Notice of Loss
Service Interaction
Repair Process
Rental Car Experience
Source: J.D. Power

Financial Ratings


A.M. Best

Excellent rating; fourth-highest possible






Strong; sixth-highest rating possible

Roadside Assistance

Kemper Direct Roadside Assistance and Towing

Kemper Direct includes services like flat tire change or dead battery replacement. 

Direct Roadside Assistance works to service your broken down car. You can get it through your existing auto insurance policy. Towing services are reimbursed by filing a claim for towing costs.

Services Covered

  • Towing
  • Replace Flat Tire With Spare
  • Gas Delivery
  • Lockout Service

Contact Phone Number

Call 877.268.7416 for Roadside Assistance or Towing. Please have your membership card handy.

Mobile Apps

Kemper Photo/Express Inspection lets you submit photos of your vehicle damage after you file a claim. By uploading photos of your damages with the app, you’ll get faster claims service.

Download the Kemper Photo/Express Inspection app for Android.


Kemper Insurance was founded in 1990 as Unitrin Inc. In 2002, Unitrin purchased insurance lines from Kemper Insurance. Unitrin acquired the rights to the Kemper name and began operating as Kemper Corporation.

Claims Process

File a claim with Kemper.

On its website, Kemper has more info for reporting claims over the phone. Its phone claims service is available 24/7 and can be reached at (866) 536-7376. A claims rep will guide you through each step and answer all your questions.

Kemper’s FAQ page also provides answers and details for its claims process.

Contact Information

Claims Site
Customer Service Site

Mailing Address:
Kemper Direct Customer Service
P.O. Box 3057
Scranton, PA 18505

Customer Service Phone Number: 1 (800) 437-8394