Ben Moore

Lead Writer/Spokesperson  |  Car insurance, home insurance

Ben Moore is an insurance writer and spokesperson who joined NerdWallet in 2020. His work has been featured in The Washington Post, The Associated Press, The Chicago Sun-Times, MarketWatch, Nasdaq and Yahoo News. Ben has been quoted in Martha Stewart and Real Simple magazines, and he has appeared on local broadcast television. He is based in Nashville, Tennessee.

  • Education: B.S. in marketing from Olivet Nazarene University

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Is It Worth Giving up Your Data to Get a Better Deal on Car Insurance?

When you sign up for pay-per-mile car insurance, companies use a technology known as “telematics” to track how far you drive using an app or other device, and it can also track risky habits — think hard braking or quick accelerating. To break this down we invited Ben Moore, our car insurance expert, to chat with us about how these programs work, and what you need to know before signing up and handing over your data.

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The Associated Press, The Washington Post, The Chicago Sun-Times, The Star Tribune, Nasdaq, MarketWatch, Yahoo Finance