Mariah Posey

Insurance Editor

Mariah Posey is an insurance writer and editor for Bankrate.com. She's originally from New Jersey and holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Elon University. Prior to joining the team, she worked as a copyeditor and writing consultant at her alma mater. Mariah has covered topics ranging from news to tech and lifestyle and has a vested interest in producing engaging content for audiences.

Recent Articles By Mariah Posey

  • Car Insurance

    Factors that affect car insurance rates

    If you own a vehicle, car insurance is mandatory. However, the rate you pay for car insurance is not. Auto insurance premiums are often the result of various elements – and fortunately, many of them [...]

    7 MIN READ Apr. 14, 2021
    man using phone to check car insurance rates
  • Car Insurance

    Best cheap car insurance in Tulsa for 2021

    As the second-largest city in Oklahoma, Tulsa largely contributes to the 2.5 million licensed drivers in the state. With over 400,000 residents, Tulsa is densely populated and rapidly growing, not only [...]

    6 MIN READ Apr. 14, 2021
    The skyline of Tulsa.
  • Insurance

    Best term life insurance for 2021

    Term life insurance can provide substantial life insurance coverage at an affordable cost, although only for a limited period of time. Term life policies are sold by almost all major life insurance companies [...]

    5 MIN READ Apr. 13, 2021
    Older couple walking together in a park.
  • Homeowners Insurance

    What is condo (HO-6) insurance?

    Like a homeowners policy, if a covered loss damages your condominium, a condo policy can help pay to repair elements like drywall and cabinets and replace belongings such as clothing and furniture. A condo [...]

    6 MIN READ Apr. 13, 2021
    A young black man lounges about in his condo while on the phone.
  • Homeowners Insurance

    Best homeowners insurance companies in California for 2021

    California is home to one of the largest insurance markets in the world, but it can also be one of the most challenging states for homeowners searching for coverage. Although Californians pay $1,014 annually [...]

    6 MIN READ Apr. 12, 2021
    San Jose Twilight
  • Homeowners Insurance

    Identity theft insurance

    Identity theft strikes when you least expect it, and oftentimes you can’t trace how a thief obtained your personal information. With just a little bit of your information, thieves can make fraudulent [...]

    1 MIN READ Apr. 12, 2021
    A senior, African-American couple look at a laptop together.
  • Car Insurance

    The best Washington car insurance companies 2021

    Washington drivers usually pay less for car insurance than the national average at $463 per year for minimum coverage and $1,176 per year for full coverage. However, Washington state presents challenges [...]

    7 MIN READ Apr. 6, 2021
    road in the Washington state mountains
  • Car Insurance

    Best car insurance in Florida for 2021

    Florida presents plenty of challenges to drivers. It’s hit by heavy tropical rainstorms and hurricanes on a routine basis, it has the second highest concentration of drivers over 60, and it is the third [...]

    9 MIN READ Apr. 6, 2021
    Skyline of Downtown Tampa, Florida, US
  • Homeowners Insurance

    How much is renters insurance in 2021?

    Whether you live in a high-value rental home or a cozy apartment, renters insurance may be a good purchase. The average cost of renters insurance is $509 per year and it provides you with many similar [...]

    5 MIN READ Apr. 2, 2021
    Young couple texting with smart phone on urban stoop
  • Car Insurance

    Cheapest car insurance in South Carolina 2021

    South Carolina is home to many young drivers aged 19 and under, and while the cost of car insurance in the state is just under national annual averages at $558 for minimum coverage and $1,512 for full [...]

    6 MIN READ Apr. 2, 2021
    State building in Columbia South Carolina