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Mandy Sleight

INSURANCE CONTRIBUTOR
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  • Insurance

Highlights

  • Insurance contributor specializing in a variety of insurance products
  • Featured in MoneyGeek and The Simple Dollar
  • Licensed insurance agent since 2005

Experience

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

Mandy's Latest Articles

  • 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
  • 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
  • After the storm

    What disasters does home insurance cover

    A homeowners insurance policy typically covers natural disasters caused by explosion, fire, lightning, hail, windstorm, hurricanes, tornadoes, extreme cold, volcanoes and theft. Homeowners insurance usually [...]

    6 min read May 20, 2021
  • Worried businesswoman in the office

    How a speeding ticket impacts your insurance in Texas

    There are over 13 million licensed drivers in Texas, which is second only to California for number of drivers on the road. With this many drivers on Texas’ long stretches of open road, and rural interstate [...]

    5 min read May 14, 2021
  • Business man reviewing paperwork in a cafe

    What is scheduled personal property?

    One of the coverages included in a homeowners insurance policy is personal property, which pays up to a certain limit for damaged or stolen belongings outlined in the policy coverages. However, if you [...]

    4 min read May 11, 2021
  • Hit and run

    What to do after a hit-and-run in Michigan

    A hit-and-run happens when a party involved in an accident leaves the scene before providing aid or information to the other involved parties. It can also include a failure to report the accident to the [...]

    5 min read May 05, 2021
  • DUI Investigation

    New Jersey DUI

    When you apply for car insurance coverage, your driving history is used to help determine the premium you will pay. Having a clean driving record without tickets or accidents is one way to get better car [...]

    5 min read Apr 08, 2021