Cynthia Paez Bowman

Writer

Cynthia splits her time between Los Angeles, CA and San Sebastian, Spain. She travels to Africa and the Middle East regularly to consult with women’s NGOs about small business development.

Latest Posts

How to get a copy of your driving record

If you’re planning on buying car insurance and hope to get the best possible price, it’s a good idea to make sure you look good on paper. Car ins…

Does car insurance cover hail damage?

Hail damage is more common than you may realize. The Insurance Information Institute (III) reported 1.5 million car insurance claims due to hail…

Does insurance follow the car or driver?

Most people buy car insurance without giving much consideration to what exactly is covered and how car insurance works. It’s important to get a g…

Things to know before renting

Homeownership is a major milestone for many, but there are times when renting is a more practical decision. Renting is typically less expensive a…

Mortgage insurance vs home insurance

If you’ve purchased a home and have a mortgage you’re paying off, you’re probably aware of the fact that your lender requires you to have at leas…

Life insurance for children

You may be wondering why you would need to buy life insurance for children. Typically, life insurance is used to leave surviving dependents an in…

What is a peril in insurance?

Having homeowners insurance coverage protects you against certain hazards and perils. If your home’s roof is damaged after a severe hail storm, y…

What is a policyholder?

Regardless of the type of insurance you buy, the owner of the policy is known as the policyholder. If you’re buying car or homeowners insurance,…

What to do if someone hit my parked car

One of the most frustrating events you can experience as a driver is leaving your home or a store and finding that someone has hit your car. It m…