Elizabeth Rivelli

Contributing Writer​

Elizabeth Rivelli is a Rhode Island-based copywriter and content marketing consultant. She has expertise writing about home, auto and business insurance, and has been published in widely-read publications, including the Simple Dollar, Bankrate and Decision Data. Elizabeth holds a BA in Communications from Northeastern University in Boston.

More from Elizabeth Rivelli

American Family Homeowners Insurance Review

In business since the 1920s, American Family is a long-standing, trusted name in insurance. American Family offers a range of different insurance products, with its homeowners insurance being a popular choice.  American Family’s home insurance products start with a base policy but you can add on additional coverage for further protection. Add-ons include things like ...

Is Mobile Home Insurance Worth It?

Mobile homes are designed to be transported from one place to another. They’re usually built inside a factory and are towed to the homeowner’s plot of land. Unlike a traditional house, mobile homes don’t require any on-site construction work. Once a mobile home is built, it’s just as susceptible to damage and destruction as regular ...

How and When to File a Home Insurance Claim

A home insurance claim details a covered loss that unexpectedly occurs in your home, such as a fire or break-in. The claim tells your insurance company what happened, what was damaged, and how much money they need to reimburse you to repair the damages. You should be prepared to file a home insurance claim immediately ...

How Does Flood Insurance Work?

Basic homeowners insurance policies do not cover damage from floods. If you live in a high-risk flood area, it is recommended to purchase flood insurance to protect your home from water damage.  If you have a federally-backed mortgage on your home, you are legally required to carry flood insurance based on the National Flood Insurance ...

Best Homeowners Insurance Companies in Vermont

If you’re shopping for homeowners insurance in Vermont, we recommend checking out Vermont Mutual Insurance and Concord Group Insurance. Both companies offer low premiums, which is ideal for Vermont homeowners who are looking for cheap home insurance. To compile our list of the best home insurance companies in Vermont, we reviewed the biggest providers in ...

The Best Homeowners Insurance Companies in Rhode Island

For such a tiny state, homeowners in Rhode Island pay a huge premium for their home insurance. To help you find affordable coverage, we reviewed the best Rhode Island home insurance companies based on market share, policies and discounts.  Although it’s not the cheapest carrier, Amica easily took the top spot because of its stellar ...

The Best Homeowners Insurance Companies in New Mexico

New Mexico homeowners don’t have many options when it comes to insurance, which means the cost of coverage is pretty high. Based on our evaluation, the best home insurance companies in New Mexico are Farmers and State Farm. Both companies have good financial strength, excellent coverage options, and a variety of discounts.  Keep reading to ...

The Best Nevada Homeowners Insurance Company

Nevada homeowners have many options when it comes to home insurance. Based on our evaluation, the best home insurance companies in Nevada are Farmers Insurance and American Family. These two companies have affordable rates, customizable coverage options, and good discounts. We also recommend looking into USAA if you’re affiliated with the military. Some of our ...

The Best Homeowners Insurance Companies in Massachusetts

The cost of living in Massachusetts is high, and so is the price of insurance. But to protect your home, it’s important to invest in a homeowners insurance policy. Based on our research, the best home insurance companies in Massachusetts are Metropolitan Life, Allstate and AIG. These companies have affordable rates, and they offer comprehensive ...

Best Homeowners Insurance Companies in Washington

After evaluating a wide array of insurance providers, we have determined that Travelers, USAA, Pemco and Encompass are the best homeowners insurance companies in Washington because of their coverage offerings, discounts, and customer support. To create this list, we found the largest Washington home insurance companies and evaluated each by their average price, policy offerings, ...

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