Mary Van Keuren

After 30 years as a writer and editor in academia, Mary now writes full-time for the insurance and finance industries. Her work has appeared on Reviews.com, TheSimpleDollar.com and Bankrate.com, as well as other consumer-focused websites.

Latest Posts

What is a certificate of insurance (COI)?

If you are in business, you may have heard the term “certificate of insurance.” And if you own a business, and you work with other businesses or…

Should you get an extended warranty for your car?

For most drivers, reliability is a top priority when it comes to looking for a new car. While the make and model represents a significant aspect…

Best car insurance companies in New York

If you own a car in New York State, finding the best car insurance is likely one of your key concerns. New York is one of the top ten most expens…

Best car insurance companies in Illinois

Car insurance can take a significant chunk out of your paycheck, but if you live in Illinois you’re in luck: the average cost for insurance is $1…

Life insurance for diabetics

If you’re one of the 34.2 million Americans who has diabetes, you might think that protecting your family with a life insurance policy is an impo…

Million dollar life insurance

A million dollars might seem like a lot of money, but if you were to die, would your family need that much to maintain their lifestyle? Possibly.

Life insurance for people over 50

Since life insurance is often marketed to younger working individuals with families to protect, you may not think it’s a good financial opt…

How to find if a life insurance policy exists

If you have lost a friend or loved one, you may be wondering how to find out if a life insurance policy exists. It would be great if there was a…

How to clear your driving record

If you’ve had the experience of earning a moving violation while driving, you may ask yourself how can I clear my driving record? or how do I get…