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About Shelter

A Company Built to Serve You

When Shelter Insurance® opened in 1946, our mission was simple: to provide affordable auto insurance to Missourians. Since then we've come a long way. More than 70 years later, we offer protection for your home, life, car, farm, business and more in 21 states. We have nearly 1,400 licensed agents providing professional advice to our customers, helping them make insurance choices that work for their needs and budgets. Our friendly, professional way of doing business has transformed us into one of the top regional insurance companies in the country.

The Shelter Insurance® group of companies include:

  • Shelter Mutual Insurance Company
  • Shelter General Insurance Company
    • Operates the Say Insurance® brand. Shelter created Say Insurance® as a way to reach customers who want to buy auto insurance online. It was launched in 2016 and is currently in Illinois, Colorado, Missouri, Tennessee and Kansas. Say focuses on being clear and transparent in all that it does, while providing its customer with the information they need to make an educated decision. It differentiates itself in the digital world with its easy-to-use online quoting process and customer account portal filled with helpful content.
  • Shelter Life Insurance Company
  • Shelter Reinsurance Company
  • Haulers Insurance Company, Inc.
  • AmShield Insurance® Company

Shelter consistently receives high ratings from A.M. Best Company (a national firm that rates the financial strength and operating performance of insurance companies). As a company that emphasizes integrity and a commitment to continuous improvement, we make customer service one of our top priorities. Our primary goal is to benefit our customers, communities, employees and agents as we find ways to maintain our strong financial position and protect our policyholders for many years to come.

Mission Statement

Shelter Insurance® will be a dynamic group of companies focused on providing financially secure insurance protection and services to individuals and businesses, a quality working environment, emphasis on easy-to-use services, a commitment to continuous improvement, and a passion for pleasing our customers.

Contact Us

Shelter Insurance Companies
1817 West Broadway
Columbia, MO 65218
1-800-SHELTER (1-800-743-5837)