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Cynthia Paez Bowman

  • Insurance
  • Business


  • Finance and business journalist
  • Featured in Business Jet Traveler, MSN,, and
  • Works with select startups and women-owned businesses


Cynthia Paez Bowman is former personal finance contributor at Bankrate. She is a finance and business journalist who has been featured in Business Jet Traveler, MSN,, and

She regularly travels to Africa and the Middle East to consult with women’s NGOs about small business development and works with select startups and women-owned businesses to provide growth and visibility.

Cynthia's latest articles

  • Midsection of mid adult woman charging electric car

    10 Facts about electric cars

    Electric cars, also known as EVs, have recently gained newfound popularity. Global EV sales rose 40% between 2019 and 2020, due to the growing availability of different types of affordable electric cars, [...]

    5 min read Jun 03, 2021
  • Classical building with modern towers behind.

    Finding car insurance in Kentucky after a DUI

    In Kentucky, adult drivers with a breath or blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.08 or higher are considered to be driving under the influence (DUI). Younger drivers have more stringent rules — someone under [...]

    4 min read May 14, 2021
  • SobrietyCheckpointCones

    Finding car insurance in South Dakota after a DUI

    Finding affordable car insurance after a DWI in South Dakota can be difficult. The average car insurance premium in South Dakota goes up 65% after a DWI, compared to a premium for a driver with a clean [...]

    3 min read May 13, 2021
  • Woman with face mask checking car scratch at supermarket.

    What to do after a hit-and-run in New Jersey

    Bumping another vehicle or property such as a mailbox or a sign can happen. But if you drive off without leaving your information or making sure no one was hurt because you believe there was no damage, [...]

    4 min read May 06, 2021
  • Accident

    What to do after a hit-and-run in Pennsylvania

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has been experiencing a “hit-and-run epidemic” for several years, with about 40 hit-and-runs occurring per day. Police completed reports for nearly 29,000 Philadelphia hit-and-runs [...]

    4 min read May 06, 2021
  • Man getting into car

    Rideshare insurance in Texas

    Getting started as a driver for Lyft or Uber is generally simple enough. If you have a fairly new four-door vehicle and a driver’s license in good standing, you are nearly ready to go. What most people [...]

    4 min read May 05, 2021
  • Female student opening car door on roadside

    Rideshare insurance in California

    Taking part in the gig economy by working as a driver or doing deliveries is a good way to earn money on your own schedule. Uber alone reports having 3.9 million drivers. One of the most common questions [...]

    4 min read May 05, 2021