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

Is sewer line replacement covered by homeowners insurance?

Homeowners have plenty of risks to worry about but often overlook potential problems with sewage. While homeowners usually consider risks caused…

What is considered personal property?

A comprehensive home insurance policy will include additional living expenses, dwelling, liability, other structures and personal property covera…

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…

How does age affect auto insurance rates?

If you’re the parent of a soon-to-be teen driver or a young adult buying your first car insurance policy, take a deep breath and get ready for a…

How Much Car Insurance Do I Need?

We all want low car insurance rates, but skimping on coverage can lead to unintended consequences. An auto policy protects your assets. Without i…