Doug Sibor is a former insurance writer for NerdWallet. He holds a bachelor's degree in English and Classics from Colby College and an MBA in finance from Boston University. His work has appeared in The New York Times and The Washington Post.
The latest from Doug
What Every Homeowner Should Know About Trampolines
If you're not covered, it may be hard to bounce back from a big liability claim.
The Hartford/AARP Renters Insurance Review 2023
The Hartford/AARP's renters insurance has a lot of coverage options, but also a high number of customer complaints.
Safeco Homeowners Insurance Review 2023
Safeco homeowners insurance is available in 47 states and offers a selection of add-ons.
What Is an Attractive Nuisance?
Adding security features and insurance — or just getting rid of the nuisance — solidifies your financial safety.
How to File a Homeowners Insurance Claim
Filing a home insurance claim in a timely fashion can put money in your pocket faster.
Chubb Homeowners Insurance Review 2023
Chubb targets affluent homeowners with a comprehensive suite of coverage and several useful perks.
Auto-Owners Home Insurance Review 2023
Auto-Owners offers plenty of ways to customize your policy and save money on home insurance.
Why Your Dog Needs Liability Insurance Even if She’s Perfect
Even very good dogs can cause injuries. If they do, liability insurance can ensure you don’t pay through the snout for it.
Nationwide Renters Insurance Review 2023
Nationwide renters insurance covers more than just the basics.
How to Make a Storm Damage Insurance Claim
Talking with your insurer and documenting everything will help you manage and recover from serious storm damage.
Home Insurance Calculator: Estimate Your Costs
To estimate your home insurance premium, start by considering where you live and how much coverage you need.
How Insurance Fraud Costs You Money
Insurance fraud adds an extra $400 to $700 to your premiums every year and costs about $80 billion overall.
9 Ways to Lower Homeowners Insurance Rates
Taking advantage of lesser-known homeowners insurance discounts and other creative approaches can help you save.
Hippo Homeowners Insurance Review 2023
Available in 40 states, Hippo home insurance includes coverage that other companies’ policies don’t.