Elizabeth Rivelli

INSURANCE CONTRIBUTOR

Elizabeth has two years of experience writing for insurance domains such as Bankrate.com, The Simple Dollar, Coverage.com and NextAdvisor, among others. In addition to auto insurance, Elizabeth regularly writes about home insurance, renters insurance and life insurance. She also covers industry trends and general insurance education.

Elizabeth's Latest Articles

  • Dead peasant insurance

    Most people purchase a life insurance policy for themselves to financially support loved ones after their death. However, it is also possible for organizations to purchase life insurance for their employees, [...]

    3 min read Nov 12, 2020
    An office area full of people sitting back to back at their computers.
  • Texas flood insurance

    Flooding in Texas is incredibly common. Every year, Texas gets hit with hurricanes and other major storms that cause extensive flood damage. Although homeowners insurance does not cover flood damage, Texas [...]

    4 min read Nov 06, 2020
    A playground outside of Austin that is flooded after a storm.
  • What is a car insurance premium?

    Car insurance protects your liabilities as a driver and covers damages to your vehicle after an accident. Your insurance company promises to pay for the repairs after a covered loss in exchange for a monthly [...]

    4 min read Nov 06, 2020
    An older woman sits down with an insurance expert to go over some paperwork.
  • Pre-need life insurance

    Many families need help paying for end-of-life expenses after a loved one’s death. Funerals and all the associated costs can get expensive quickly, with the average burial casket costing $2,000. A traditional [...]

    4 min read Nov 05, 2020
    A scenic cemetery outside of an old chapel on a foggy day.
  • Vacant home insurance

    Although home insurance is not legally required, every house should be covered by an insurance policy. That includes homes that are vacant or unoccupied. If you own a vacation property or travel for months [...]

    4 min read Oct 29, 2020
    A shot of an empty living room with a blue wall and a white chair.
  • No down payment car insurance

    When you first purchase a car insurance policy, you are given options on how to pay – either monthly premiums or lump-sum installments. Why? Because the insurance company requires a minimum fee to secure [...]

    4 min read Oct 29, 2020
    A financial advisor sits down with a couple to review some car insurance options.
  • Commercial auto insurance

    Many businesses rely on company vehicles to make deliveries, visit clients and provide services. When you use a car for business purposes, a standard car insurance policy will not cover everything you [...]

    4 min read Oct 13, 2020
    Working man in neon hat and shirt opens the rear doors to his delivery van revealing stacks of boxes for delivery.
  • Airbnb Insurance

    Renting your home through a sharing platform like Airbnb is a great way to make some extra money, especially if you have a vacant guest house or an empty vacation spot. But before your first reservation [...]

    4 min read Sep 15, 2020
    An owner of a BnB shakes hands with a younger couple that are his new tenets.