John Puterbaugh - Senior Editor at Reviews.com

John Puterbaugh works with the words and people of Reviews.com as a Senior Editor. Previously, John was a newspaper editor at the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Sun-Times. He also used to work at a butcher shop. John’s never met a buying decision he didn’t overcomplicate. John's current indispensable subscriptions include the Washington Post, New York Times, Netflix, Amazon Prime, Quip, and extra Google Drive storage.

The Latest from John

Insurance Disclosures

Insurance Disclosures

Jan 28, 2020 | Review

You don’t want to get insurance advice or buy coverage from just anyone. Insurance is complex and deeply personal, and the ramifications for insurance coverage decisions can be high. Insurance is a highly regulated industry, with strict licensing requirements maintained by states in which insurance companies do business. Reviews.com partners with HomeInsurance.com, LLC, a licensed...

Millennials and Auto Insurance Press Release

Sep 30, 2019 | Review

Fort Mill, South Carolina — September 30, 2019 — A recent study by Reviews.com has found that millennials pay more for auto insurance across the board than drivers of any other generation. The study analyzed 55 million sample rates spread across 34,000 ZIP codes in all 50 states and found that on average, millennials...

New Study Finds a Third of Americans Have Had a Package Stolen or Have Known Someone Who Has

Sep 18, 2019 | Review

Reviews.com Porch Pirate survey shows concern over theft and burglary does not correlate with increased home security measures. Fort Mill, South Carolina – July 16, 2019 – Each year, millions of consumers flock to Amazon to take advantage of Prime Day deals. But, sometimes, those buyers don't get their purchases. According to a new survey released today...

Press Release: Reviews.com is Now the Go-To Reviews Site for Services of All Kinds

Sep 18, 2019 | Review

In a major strategy shift, Reviews.com will focus almost entirely on reviewing services, reflecting the explosion of the subscription economy Fort Mill, South Carolina – June 25, 2019 – Reviews.com, a leading consumer advocate company, today announced a shift in focus from product reviews to services reviews. The comprehensive rebrand includes a new concentration on home, digital,...

What I Wish I Knew Before Shopping for Homeowners Insurance

What I Wish I Knew Before Shopping for Homeowners Insurance

Mar 02, 2019 | News

I currently have 11 separate homeowners insurance quotes in my inbox, attached to emails from seven different insurance agents. Plus two emails directly from insurance companies. Throw in additional quotes for bundled auto and umbrella insurance, and I’ve got a couple dozen separate estimates to sort through. Buried somewhere in all those emails, words, and…