Mary Van Keuren

Insurance Contributor

Mary Van Keuren has five years of experience writing for insurance domains such as Bankrate.com, Coverage.com and Thesimpledollar.com. She has also written extensively for consumer websites including reviews.com and myslumberyard.com. Prior to that she worked as a writer in academia for several decades.

Recent Articles By Mary Van Keuren

  • Homeowners Insurance

    Best homeowners insurance in North Carolina of 2021

    Homeowners insurance is a smart investment to safeguard your property. Anything that happens on your property, whether to your home or someone visiting your home, is your legal responsibility. Your North [...]

    6 MIN READ
    The evening skyline of Charlotte North Carolina all lit up.
  • Homeowners Insurance

    Best homeowners insurance in New Jersey of 2021

    Your home is likely the biggest financial investment you’ll ever make, and whether you’re purchasing a starter home in Trenton or a retirement cottage in Long Beach Township, you need to protect your [...]

    5 MIN READ
    Beachfront wooden houses in Surf City, New Jersey, USA
  • Homeowners Insurance

    Best cheap homeowners insurance in Columbus

    Although home insurance in Columbus is not required by law, the way car insurance is, it is rarely a good idea to skip it. You want to protect your investment in your home and be able to pay the bills [...]

    5 MIN READ
    Houses in suburban neighborhood, aerial view
  • Homeowners Insurance

    Best homeowners insurance in Massachusetts for 2021

    Massachusetts has a homeownership rate of nearly 62 percent, with an average cost of home insurance of $1,307 per year for $250K dwelling coverage. However, the Bay State is not the cheapest place to live. [...]

    4 MIN READ
    Shot of a pristine porch with white railing.
  • Homeowners Insurance

    Best cheap homeowners insurance in New York City

    The average annual rate for homeowners insurance in New York City is $1,721 for a $250K dwelling. Although many NYC residents rent their dwellings, roughly 33% of the city’s eight million residents own [...]

    5 MIN READ
    Brownstone buildings in midtown Manhattan
  • Homeowners Insurance

    Best cheap homeowners insurance in Wichita

    Most Wichita homeowners know the value of a good insurance policy, but the average cost of a policy in the city is pretty expensive. Nearly 59% of Wichita residents own their own homes, which have a median [...]

    5 MIN READ
    USA, Kansas, Wichita, Elevated cityscape at night
  • Homeowners Insurance

    Comparing home insurance quotes

    If this is your first time shopping for home insurance, or you are out of practice, it can be a good idea to review what it means to get a home insurance quote and what you can expect from the process. [...]

    9 MIN READ
    African American mother and her two daughters playing on the front lawn of their beautiful home.
  • Car Insurance

    Cheap liability-only car insurance

    Liability-only insurance is a type of auto insurance policy which provides coverage for the damages that you cause to another party. Liability-only coverage is sometimes called PLPD, which stands for personal [...]

    6 MIN READ
    An older couple driving in a car with the top down enjoying the breeze.
  • Homeowners Insurance

    Best cheap homeowners insurance in Laredo

    The majority of Laredo residents — 61.8%, to be exact — own their own homes. Real estate is reasonably priced in the city, with the average home costing just under $130,000. Homeowners insurance costs [...]

    5 MIN READ
    Laredo Landscape and Sunset
  • Car Insurance

    Car insurance for Infinitis

    Auto insurance is required in almost every state in the U.S., and getting caught without a valid insurance policy can cost you time, energy and money. There are multiple factors that go into determining [...]

    5 MIN READ
    Sharp focus ground view of modern blue car