Michael Evans

Contributing Writer​

Michael Evans is a freelance finance writer. His work has been published by Bankrate, Fox Business, The Guardian and Yahoo Finance.

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The Best Homeowners Insurance Companies in Utah

Utah homeowners enjoy low home insurance rates, about 43% below the national average. Our top Utah homeowners insurance company picks – Acuity, American Family, Auto-Owners, and Nationwide – all offer standard policies with a comprehensive collection of coverages. They also provide a nice collection of optional coverages to enhance protection of your home and its ...

The Best Homeowners Insurance Companies in Tennessee

Tennessee homes range from historic farmhouses to cozy urban bungalows. Our top Tennessee home insurance providers offer coverage for all types of homes. Foremost Insurance writes policies for hard to insure homes, Allstate covers all types of dwellings, and Shelter Mutual offers flexible policies with varying levels of coverage. And some of the companies that ...

The Best Oregon Homeowners Insurance Company

Oregon homeowners enjoy some of the lowest home insurance rates in the country. Our top picks for Oregon homeowners insurance include some of the major insurers in the country, including Allstate, American Family, Farmers, MetLife, and State Farm. Besides affordable rates, the providers we’ve chosen offer great discounts for first-time homebuyers, families purchasing new houses ...

Lorex Security Systems Review

Lorex specializes in video surveillance, offering numerous high definition camera packages for small and large homes and businesses. The company entered the security market in 1991 with the mission of bringing innovative solutions to the industry. Homeowners can choose between a variety of surveillance systems, including wired, wireless and Wi-Fi cameras. Although Lorex offers superior ...

Liberty Mutual Renters Insurance Review

Liberty Mutual Renters Insurance Review For over 100 years, Liberty Mutual has helped protect its customers’ automobiles, businesses, and homes. The company boasts more than 50,000 employees, serving customers in 30 countries. Liberty Mutual enjoys high ratings from all major financial ratings companies, along with high marks for customer satisfaction. Liberty Mutual has earned a ...

MetLife Renters Insurance Review

MetLife Review With more than 150 years in the insurance business, MetLife writes policies in more than 40 countries, offering a full portfolio of accident, auto, dental, life, and property insurance products.  MetLife’s renters insurance helps cover the cost of legal fees if someone sustains an injury in your home and pays to replace personal ...

Amica Renters Insurance Review

Amica Renters Insurance Review Amica is well-known as a trusted insurance provider. The company’s renters insurance offers basic coverage at low average prices. Amica also provides a few optional coverages at additional cost. The provider’s wide reach encompasses the continental U.S. But residents in Alaska and Hawaii will have to look elsewhere for renters insurance.  ...

Amica Auto Insurance Review

Founded in 1907, Amica is one of the oldest automobile insurance providers in the United States. According to Fortune, Amica holds more than $6.4 billion in assets, with around $2.7 billion in annual revenue. Credit ratings agencies give Amica top ratings, as do consumer organizations, including the Better Business Bureau. Amica offers a wide variety ...