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Mandy Sleight

  • Insurance


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


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

  • 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
  • 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
  • Rear view of young woman talking on the phone inside car

    Auto insurance for high-risk drivers in South Carolina

    In South Carolina, distracted driving is responsible for an average of two car crashes each hour. South Carolina also has the #1 fatality rate per 100 million vehicle miles traveled in 2019, according [...]

    5 min read May 12, 2021
  • Worried businessman talking on phone

    Finding car insurance in Washington, D.C. after a DWI

    Drivers with a DUI or DWI on their record are considered high-risk drivers, which results in higher auto insurance premiums. In Washington, D.C., being convicted of a DWI could cause an average increase [...]

    4 min read May 11, 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