Lauren Ward

Lauren Ward is a writer for Coverage.com. She specializes in all things personal finance, including insurance, loans, and real estate.

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The 5 Types of Insurance Everyone Needs

If you’re an adult, a necessary financial protection you’ll need is insurance. Insurance protects you, your investments and most importantly, tho…

FHA mortgage insurance

The Federal Housing Administration insures certain loans to protect the lender and allow them to offer you a better deal. Known as FHA mortgages,…

Reasons your life insurance claim is denied

Life insurance is an important part of your financial planning. It provides your chosen beneficiary (or beneficiaries) with a death benefit upon…

Does homeowners insurance cover termite damage?

Damage to your home caused by termites can cost a lot of money to repair. In fact, pest control company Orkin estimates that the average termite…

Life insurance death benefits

Being a beneficiary of someone’s life insurance policy can provide financial support when dealing with the death of a loved one. But before you r…

Winter driving safety tips

Adverse weather contributes to about a 6th of the 6.3 million auto accidents that occur on U.S. roads every year. Fog, rain, ice and snow are wea…

How long can you stay on your parents’ car insurance?

As a young driver, you may worry about the cost of car insurance, and with good reason. Car insurance is significantly more expensive for young d…

How does homeowners insurance escrow work?

Using an escrow account for your homeowners insurance payments provides a layer of protection to both you and your lender. It offers several bene…

Tips for filing an insurance claim

Any time you have a reason to contact your insurance company to file a claim, it’s likely you’ll experience or anticipate a stressful situation.