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Julian Dossett

  • Insurance


  • Featured in NextAdvisor with TIME, The Simple Dollar, and
  • Insurance contributor focusing on auto, home and life insurance


Julian Dossett is a former insurance contributor for Bankrate. Dossett has a couple of years of experience writing for insurance domains including Bankrate, NextAdvisor with TIME, The Simple Dollar,, and He writes about auto, home, and life insurance.

Julian's Latest Articles

  • Man and woman in car

    Does car insurance go down at 25?

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

    7 min read Jun 24, 2021
  • Frustrated couple checking bills at home using laptop

    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
  • Car Window Smashed By A Thief

    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
  • A young black man is in a student driver car with his teacher

    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 man in a car dealership signing forms.

    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