5 quirky ways to save money on auto insurance

5 quirky auto insurance discounts
5 quirky auto insurance discounts © evp82/

You probably know about the standard ways to save on an auto insurance policy. From staying accident-free to installing anti-theft devices to completing safe driving courses, many behaviors will be rewarded with discounts.

However, the saving does not stop there. Drivers also can take advantage of some very unconventional opportunities to reduce the cost of their policies. In some cases, these auto insurance discounts have nothing to do with your driving history -- but you might have to get engaged to your sweetheart, or do something as simple as "liking" the insurance company on social media.

Here are five of the oddest car insurance discounts that can offer unexpected savings on the cost of protecting yourself and your vehicle.

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