Doug Bonderud

Doug Bonderud is an award-winning freelance writer with the unique ability to translate complex financial concepts into approachable, actionable content that both captures reader interest and delivers key brand messaging.

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The Best Home Security Systems

The right home security system delivers peace of mind without breaking your budget. It offers features and functions—such as home automation, high-quality image capture, or easy DIY installation—that match your preferences and protection priorities. But with so many options on the market, how do you pick the best home security systems? Start by comparing key ...

Fidelity Home Warranty Review

Fidelity National home warranty offers cost-effective coverage for what matters in your home. The company stands out from the competition because it doesn’t have age restrictions on covered items, making it a great choice for homeowners with older homes and appliances that still need coverage. Pros No age restrictions on coverage. Lower-cost plans compared to ...

John Hancock Life Insurance Review

For more than 150 years, John Hancock has offered life insurance plans to help protect Americans. John Hancock life insurance options include term life, permanent life and final expense policies to help individuals and families secure their financial future in the event of unexpected life circumstances. John Hancock plans aren’t the best fit for everyone ...

Select Home Warranty Review

Select Home Warranty offers home warranty coverage in 45 states and leverages a large network of local contractors to complete home repairs. The company is known for great sign-up bonuses including free roof leak coverage and two months of free protection if you pay annually. With multiple plans to choose from and a 90-day workmanship ...

Geico vs. State Farm

The auto insurance market in the United States is now worth more than $288 billion and continues to see steady growth. But an expanding market means more provider options—how do drivers decide which company best meets their vehicle insurance needs both upfront and over time? In our GEICO vs. State Farm review, we’ll take a ...

The Best Car Insurance Companies in Michigan

The Best Auto Insurance for Michigan When it comes to auto insurance in Michigan, you’ve got plenty of options. Unfortunately, Michigan has some of the highest premiums in the country thanks to the unlimited medical benefit under the state’s mandatory Personal Injury Protection (PIP) coverage and the widespread use of comprehensive coverage to protect against ...

New York Life Insurance Review

New York Life has been helping clients find flexible life insurance coverage for more than 175 years. Where the company stands out from the competition is with flexible life insurance options. You can customize term policies for any term length between 10 and 20 years with a guaranteed premium, or renew each year with no-penalty ...

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