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Carly Severino

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  • Developed various websites for insurance companies like Birtwhistle & Livingston, Inc., GovTech Insurance and Tax Title Services


Carly Severino is a contributing insurance writer for Bankrate. She has experience in writing for insurance domains such as, and She has experience covering a broad range of insurance products, including homeowners, life, auto, and medical insurance. Her expertise has also been called upon in the development of various websites for insurance companies, including Birtwhistle & Livingston, Inc., GovTech Insurance and Tax Title Services.

Carly's Latest Articles

  • NEWARK, NEW JERSEY - SEPTEMBER 02: A cone blocks off a flooded Van Buren Street on September 02, 2021 in Newark, New Jersey. Gov. Phil Murphy declared a state of emergency due to Tropical Storm Ida which caused flooding and power outages throughout New Jersey as the Northeast was hit by record rain and tornadoes. Numerous deaths in New York and New Jersey have been blamed on the storm. NY Gov. Kathy Hochul has also declared a state of emergency. (Photo by Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images)

    New Jersey Flood Insurance

    When it comes to issues with flooding, most people associate the widespread flood damage caused by hurricanes and major storms with states like Florida and Louisiana. However, there are lots of other states [...]

    4 min read Sep 08, 2022
  • Serious young woman working at home

    AAA vs Travelers

    If you’re choosing between AAA and Travelers, start your research here.

    7 min read May 04, 2022
  • A sports car peeling out with smoke rising from the wheels and concrete

    Insurance for sports cars

    Insurance for sports cars has a few key distinctions from standard car insurance.

    6 min read Feb 03, 2022
  • Man looking around in empty apartment

    Can you get homeowners insurance without inspection?

    Purchasing a new home is always an exciting time, but it comes with many processes and procedures that must be completed before you receive the keys to your new house. In many cases, a buyer must first [...]

    5 min read Aug 18, 2021
  • Father and son playing with building blocks together

    Home daycare insurance

    Bankrate helps you learn how your home daycare insurance financially protects you.

    4 min read Jun 30, 2021
  • Police Officer Writing Ticket

    How a speeding ticket impacts your insurance in Illinois

    A speeding ticket might not seem like such a big deal to some drivers, but in Illinois, speeding is a serious traffic violation that has severe consequences for your car insurance policy. In 2018, speeding [...]

    5 min read Jun 07, 2021
  • A concerned man in front of a computer

    SR-22 New Hampshire

    When a driver is convicted of a DUI or DWI in New Hampshire, they may be required to have an SR-22 certificate with their insurance. Contrary to popular belief, SR-22s are not insurance but rather act [...]

    5 min read Apr 08, 2021
  • Woman soldier with her daughter

    Veterans’ Group Life Insurance (VGLI)

    Former service members in the United States military may be able to keep their life insurance coverage after leaving the military by way of the Veterans’ Group Life Insurance (VGLI) program. These life [...]

    2 min read Apr 07, 2021
  • Mechanic examining underside of car

    Explaining state vehicle inspections

    In most states, vehicle inspections are mandatory for drivers to obtain periodic inspections from a licensed professional. While safety inspections are federally mandated for rail, truck, commercial bus [...]

    5 min read Apr 02, 2021
  • Prison

    Life insurance for felons

    Orange is the new insured? See whether prisoners can get life insurance policies.

    4 min read Mar 05, 2021
  • Lesbian couple reviewing their finances

    SR-22 Virginia

    Drivers who are convicted of serious traffic violations in Virginia may be required to hold an SR-22 certificate in order to reinstate their suspended license. Commonly referred to as SR-22 insurance, [...]

    5 min read Feb 12, 2021
  • An Asian woman recovering from cancer looking at options with a physician

    Life insurance with pre-existing conditions

    Finding affordable life insurance when you have pre-existing conditions can be a huge challenge. High-risk life insurance policies are typically much more expensive and limited in their benefits offerings [...]

    6 min read Feb 11, 2021