Kacie Goff

Personal Finance Contributor

Kacie Goff is a personal finance and insurance writer with over five years of experience covering personal and commercial coverage options. She's also dedicated to besting her brother, a financial advisor, with insider insight into the personal finance industry and spends hours researching the latest rates and regulations.

Kacie founded Jot Content, a full-service content agency, in 2018. Through Jot, she contributes web content, blogs, case studies, press releases and more to brands in the finance, insurance, health and wellness, continuing education, healthcare and marketing industries.

She lives in Ventura, CA, with her husband and dingo-lookalike dog, Babou. When she’s not writing, you can find Kacie practicing yoga, working in her garden or scoping out a new happy hour. Learn more at jotcontent.com.

Recent Articles By Kacie Goff

  • Insurance

    Life insurance for graduate students

    Whether you’re working a bit or hitting the books full-time, you might feel some financial stress as a graduate student. You have confidence the work you’re putting in now will pay off — quite literally [...]

    5 MIN READ Apr. 9, 2021
    Female student at home studying.
  • Car Insurance

    What is self-insurance?

    Although purchasing insurance policies is often seen as the traditional way to obtain coverage, there is another option: self-insurance. Self-insurance involves setting money aside to pay for potential [...]

    6 MIN READ Apr. 9, 2021
    Insurance agent meeting with prospective clients
  • Homeowners Insurance

    What is an elevation certificate?

    If you are buying a home in a flood-prone area or want to lower your flood insurance premium, you may need a flood elevation certificate. An elevation certificate reviews the features of your home, like [...]

    4 MIN READ Apr. 8, 2021
    house on floodplain
  • Homeowners Insurance

    Surprising things your homeowners insurance covers

    Buying and owning a home is quite an undertaking. Your home could be the largest asset you will ever own. And while you may know what your homeowners insurance policy covers in a broad sense, there may [...]

    4 MIN READ Apr. 8, 2021
    Happy couple holding beer bottles playing with dog while sitting in backyard of home
  • Insurance

    Life insurance for vegans

    A vegan version exists for nearly everything: vegan cheese, vegan milkshakes and even vegan burgers. In terms of insurance, while there is no specific vegan life insurance, eating a clean, plant-based [...]

    4 MIN READ Apr. 7, 2021
    Cropped shot of young Asian woman shopping for fresh organic groceries in supermarket. She is shopping with a cotton mesh eco bag and carries a variety of fruits and vegetables. Zero waste concept
  • Car Insurance

    The truth about common auto insurance myths

    The American auto insurance industry dates back to the closing years of the 19th Century. In the time since, it has expanded into a billion-dollar enterprise. Nearly all drivers in the U.S., depending [...]

    5 MIN READ Apr. 5, 2021
  • Car Insurance

    If your car breaks down, will insurance cover a rental?

    If you have ever been in a situation where your car broke down on the side of the road, your thoughts probably ranged from “How do I get home?” to “Will my insurance cover a rental car?” Does full [...]

    4 MIN READ Apr. 5, 2021
    Car broken down on rural road
  • Car Insurance

    Car insurance for women

    In most states, women pay significantly more for auto insurance than men overall. Fortunately, there are several options to save on car insurance and lower your monthly premium.

    4 MIN READ Apr. 1, 2021
  • Insurance

    Best life insurance for runners

    If you are a runner, you might assume you will pay well below the average cost of life insurance. After all, the best life insurance companies look at your overall wellness when they underwrite your policy [...]

    5 MIN READ Mar. 29, 2021
    Young Woman Running At The Park At Sunset