Julian Dossett

INSURANCE CONTRIBUTOR
EXPERTISE
  • Insurance

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

  • 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
  • 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.
  • Tobacco and life insurance explained

    Smokers present a high risk for life insurance providers. You can still get life insurance as a smoker, but you should expect to pay a lot more for coverage. The CDC estimates that 34 million adults in [...]

    4 min read Nov 12, 2020
    A man and a woman are out at a cafe. The man is holding a cigarette between his fingers.
  • The cost of owning a car

    Car ownership is as American as apple pie. Last year more than 17 million vehicles were sold in the U.S. for the fifth year running. But the privilege of owning a car comes with a price tag. When it comes [...]

    4 min read Nov 12, 2020
    An older gentleman stands in a showroom looking at a car.
  • AIG Life Insurance Review 2021

    The death of a loved one is often difficult and unexpected. Death can also cause financial hardship for those we care about. To protect loved ones, many people turn to life insurance as a way to provide [...]

    4 min read Aug 20, 2020
    An older couple enjoys some ice cream at an amusement park.