Mandy Sleight

INSURANCE CONTRIBUTOR
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  • Insurance

Mandy Sleight has been a licensed insurance agent since 2005. She has three years of experience writing for insurance websites such as Bankrate.com, MoneyGeek and The Simple Dollar. Mandy writes about auto, homeowners, renters, life insurance, disability and supplemental insurance products.

Mandy's Latest Articles

  • Girl using digital tablet on wall with family in background at smart home

    Smart home insurance discounts

    A smart home is one where appliances and devices are wirelessly connected to give the homeowner access and control from anywhere. Insurance companies are increasingly interested in the growing use of smart [...]

    5 min read Jun 04, 2021
  • Insurance agent inspecting damage

    Benefits of independent insurance agents

    Purchasing insurance can be overwhelming when factoring in all the information needed and understanding policy coverages, limits and exclusions. While you can buy your insurance directly from the insurance [...]

    4 min read Jun 03, 2021
  • The Ravenel Bridge

    Penalties for driving without insurance in South Carolina

    With the average cost for car insurance in South Carolina, the 16th most expensive in the country, it may be tempting for drivers to go without insurance to save money. But by doing so, state drivers put [...]

    4 min read Jun 01, 2021
  • SUV with a canoe strapped on top driving down the dusty Golden Road in Maine.

    Driving without insurance in Maine

    For the more than 1 million licensed drivers on Maine roads, minimum insurance coverage is a requirement. Failure to maintain insurance coverage and getting caught driving without insurance can be costly, [...]

    4 min read May 26, 2021
  • Aerial views over Los Alamitos Harbor.

    Best cheap homeowners insurance in Long Beach

    The median property value for a home in Long Beach, California is $600,700 and roughly 40% of Long Beach residents are homeowners. To insure a home with $250,000 in dwelling coverage, the average annual [...]

    5 min read May 26, 2021
  • Making healthy financial decisions for the sake of their future

    Whole vs universal life insurance

    Shopping for and purchasing life insurance can be a time-consuming task. There are several types of life insurance to choose from and depending on your age and health, premium costs to consider. You may [...]

    4 min read May 20, 2021
  • Manhole cover boils over

    Prevent sewer backups

    A sewer backup occurs when a waste line is blocked, causing wastewater to backup into the home. In the United States: Over 500,000 sewer backups happen every year, according to the Association of California [...]

    4 min read May 20, 2021