Laura Adams

Laura is a frequent media source and has been featured on most major news outlets including ABC, Bloomberg, CBS, FOX, NBC, NPR, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, USA Today, U.S. News, Consumer Reports, Entrepreneur, Forbes, Fortune, Kiplinger’s, Marketplace, Money, MSN, and many other broadcast, print, and online outlets. Laura’s mission is to empower consumers to live richer lives through her writing, podcasting, spokesperson, and advocacy work. Millions of readers and listeners benefit from her practical financial advice. Laura earned an MBA from the University of Florida. She and her husband reside in Vero Beach, Florida. Connect with her and learn more at LauraDAdams.com.

Latest Posts

7 Tips to Prevent the Seasonal Surge of Deadly Home Fires

During the frenzy and fun of the holidays, it’s easy for homeowners to overlook home safety. Neglecting necessary precautions leads to an i…

What you don’t know about renters insurance could cost you

Renting can be the right financial decision for many people, depending on where you live, your work situation and your lifestyle. Even so, only 4…

10 New rules for buying a home during COVID-19

Buying a home is a big decision anytime, but the COVID-19 crisis significantly raises the stakes. Becoming a homeowner is a significant investmen…

7 Life Events That Affect Your Life Insurance Needs

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month, a perfect time to consider who benefits from life insurance, and when you should buy it. Life is unp…

How long does it take to buy a car?

Buying a car and getting an auto loan are financial decisions that you shouldn’t take lightly. The average price of a new vehicle in the U.S. exc…

Can you insure a car in another state?

In nearly every state, drivers must have a minimum amount of car insurance. The types and amounts of coverage you need vary depending on where yo…

How to manage a financial setback: 8 rules to bounce back during the COVID crisis

Most people experience an unexpected crisis that shakes their financial world. It could be losing a job, receiving a huge medical bill, or having…

Hurricane safety guide

Measured by the human and structural toll, hurricanes rank among the most destructive disasters on earth. Hurricane Katrina, which barreled throu…

Summer car care and safety tips every driver should know

Whether you’re heading to the grocery store or out for a vacation, summer weather can put the brakes on a road trip in your car. To be prepared f…