Michael Evans

Michael is an insurance writer for Coverage.com. He began writing professionally in the 1990s while working for the world’s first online mortgage broker, and today specializes in education, finance and retiring abroad. Michael has contributed to numerous digital and print publications, including Bankrate, Fox Business, International Living and Yahoo Finance, and is the author of Escape to Colombia, 1st Edition, a comprehensive guide to retiring to Colombia.

Latest Posts

Rental property insurance guide

Operating a commercial or residential rental property requires tremendous responsibility. To protect your assets, your property and its tenants,…

What is an HO-4 insurance policy?

People who rent apartments and homes need the protection that only an HO-4 insurance policy can provide. Commonly called renters insurance, an HO…

Insurance guide for older homes

Owning an older home can be a dream for many people. These homes were built in prime locations, contain larger rooms than many newer homes and ha…

Does motorcycle insurance cover theft?

Motorcycles are much more vulnerable to thieves than cars. Since bikes don’t have secure interiors, it’s relatively easy for thieves to quickly s…

Auto insurance claims denial

Auto insurance companies deny claims every day. It’s important to know what your policy covers and what it doesn’t, along with the steps you need…

Types of home insurance policies

Shopping for home insurance might feel like navigating a minefield of industry terms.  However, things make a lot more sense once you know t…

How Does My Location Affect My Home Insurance?

Owning a beachfront property or a canyon ranch house may spark visions of familial bliss, but before you make an offer, you need to understand th…

Condo insurance: What is it and do I need it?

Whether you’re purchasing a condominium as a starter home or buying one for a vacation home, you need to protect your asset with condo insurance.

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Plumbing?

Leaky pipes, burst water heaters and soaked carpets are common home disasters that can stem from the same culprit: plumbing. Worse yet, standing…