Mandy Sleight

Mandy Sleight is an insurance writer for Reviews.com. Over the last three years, she has covered insurance providers, coverage, costs of insurance, and more at MoneyGeek, Bankrate, and The Simple Dollar.

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The Five Best Ways to Earn Income from Your Car

Ridesharing, car sharing, delivery and task services, and car wrap advertising are the five best ways to earn income from your car. These side hustles can help pay your car payment and insurance or supplement your income if you’re between jobs or just moved to a new city.  Though your earnings depend on the type ...

Actual cash value vs replacement cost

Setting a limit for your homeowners or renters insurance policy is fairly straightforward. However, deciding between actual cash value vs. replacement cost reimbursement isn’t always as easy. For most people with renters or homeowners insurance, replacement cost insurance coverage is the most advantageous if you need to file a major claim. However, this coverage comes ...

Geico Auto Insurance Review

Reviews Report Reviews.com scores Geico car insurance a 4.8 out of 5, based on discounts, financial stability, and customer satisfaction.  Geico is rated A++ (Superior) by AM Best, the highest rating for financial strength. Geico is considered an affordable car insurance company due to its wide variety of discounts available. Formally known as Government Employees ...

USAA Auto Insurance Review

Reviews Report USAA ranks No. 1 for customer service and purchase experience in three J.D. Power 2020 and 2021 auto studies. USAA has an A++ ranking with A.M. Best, showing superior financial strength to pay claims. Reviews.com scores USAA car insurance a 4.8 out of 5, based on customer satisfaction, financial strength, and online resources.  ...

How to Add A Teen Driver to Your Car Insurance

Reviews Report On average, insurance premiums can increase 130% when adding a teen driver to a car insurance policy. There is a slightly larger increase in car insurance premiums if the teenager is male as opposed to female. Giving a teenager a “clunker” for their first car might actually increase the cost of car insurance ...

The Best Hawaii Homeowners Insurance Company

The five insurance providers that we looked to find the best homeowner insurance in Hawaii included two major players in the industry (Allstate and State Farm) as well as several regional carriers. All our choices, large or small, do a good job of providing reasonably-priced, comprehensive homeowner insurance in the island-state, and were evaluated for ...

Best Nebraska Car Insurance Company

Reviews Report USAA is Review.com’s top-rated auto insurance provider in Nebraska, earning a 4.8 out of 5 in our methodology. The cheapest car insurance in Nebraska for minimum coverage is $327.13 from Auto-Owners. The best car insurance companies in Nebraska have superior or better financial strength, customizable coverage, and strong J.D. Power customer satisfaction scores. ...

The Best Florida Car Insurance Companies

Reviews Report State Farm is Reviews.com’s top-rated car insurance company in Florida, earning a 4.8 out of 5 Reviews.com Score. Allstate has the lowest average premium for state minimum coverage at $1,360.78.  State Farm and Allstate had the highest J.D. Power scores in 2021 for customer satisfaction. When choosing a Florida auto insurance company, it ...

Allstate Auto Insurance Review

Reviews Report Reviews.com scores Allstate auto insurance a 4.2 out of 5, based on financial strength, online resources, and coverage.  Allstate has superior financial strength, indicating a history of paying customer claims in full. Allstate received average rankings for purchase experience and overall auto insurance satisfaction, but above average rankings for claims satisfaction in J.D. ...

The Best Cheap Homeowners Insurance of 2021

Reviews Report New Jersey Manufacturers (NJM) offers the cheapest homeowners insurance at an annual rate of $500 a year for $200,000 dwelling coverage, based on average premium data from coverage.com. Top cheap home insurance companies in our review include NJM, Auto-Owners, and Cincinnati Insurance. Homeowners may find cheap home insurance by bundling other policies and ...