Julian Dossett

INSURANCE CONTRIBUTOR

Julian has three years of experience writing for insurance domains including Bankrate, NextAdvisor with TIME, The Simple Dollar, Reviews.com, and Coverage.com. He writes about auto, home, and life insurance.Say hello at linkedin.com/in/juliandossett

Julian's Latest Articles

  • Does car insurance go down at 25?

    Young adults have the highest car insurance premiums of all drivers. If you spend more on car insurance each month than on your car payment, you are probably wondering at what age you will finally get [...]

    7 min read Apr 29, 2021
    Man and woman in car
  • Best full coverage car insurance for 2021

    Full coverage car insurance means your car will be protected in accidents or other events that may damage it. While state law usually requires only liability coverage, if you finance your car, the lender [...]

    4 min read Apr 07, 2021
    Female financial advisor in discussion with client during meeting in office
  • Best cheap homeowners insurance in Tulsa

    Tulsa County has roughly 650,000 residents, and over half of the homes are owner-occupied. Tulsa’s growing metropolitan area offers an inexpensive living cost, which makes it an attractive place to live. [...]

    5 min read Mar 16, 2021
    Golden Hour on the maple trees in front of traditional brick house with columns and bay windows - light stretching across front yard and up tree trunks
  • Diminished value claims explained

    After a car accident, the market value of your car decreases, even if it is restored to perfect condition. Diminished value refers to the difference in your car’s market value before and after the accident. [...]

    6 min read Mar 05, 2021
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  • Does auto insurance follow the car or the person?

    Auto insurance is a set of coverages that protect you and your car in different situations that can potentially occur when driving. Some of these protections are designed to follow the vehicle whether [...]

    5 min read Mar 01, 2021
    Frustrated couple checking bills at home using laptop
  • Does car insurance cover vandalism?

    Car vandalism is costly, but in some cases your insurance coverage might help you pay for the damages. However, depending on the circumstances, it might not always be worth it to file a claim. Knowing [...]

    4 min read Feb 17, 2021
    Car Window Smashed By A Thief
  • Can you get car insurance with a learner’s permit?

    Car insurance is required for all drivers, including those with learner’s permits. Insurance providers commonly allow parents to add teen drivers onto the parent’s existing policy — but this is not [...]

    4 min read Feb 09, 2021
    A young black man is in a student driver car with his teacher
  • How dash cameras impact your car insurance

    Dashboard-mounted cameras, or “dash cams,” have been used in law enforcement for decades. And since the early 2000s, these cameras have also been popular in commercial U.S. markets. MarketWatch estimates [...]

    4 min read Jan 27, 2021
    Shot of a dash cam seen through the front of a windshield.
  • What is a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)?

    Your car’s vehicle identification number (VIN) is a string of numbers and letters specific to the vehicle. Like a fingerprint, each VIN is unique. You might see them called VIN numbers in some cases, [...]

    4 min read Dec 18, 2020
    A man in a car dealership signing forms.