Ryan Brady is a lead writer at NerdWallet covering auto and home insurance. Before joining NerdWallet, Ryan was a senior writer and principal researcher at Gartner, covering digital marketing best practices and emerging trends. Ryan has also freelanced for various online publications, such as TechCrunch and Singularity Hub, where he wrote about digital trends and the impact of technology on modern society. He is based in Fort Myers, Florida.
- Education: B.A. in communication from Florida Gulf Coast University
- Previous experience: Principal researcher, Gartner
The latest from Ryan
Term Life Insurance: What It Is and How It Works
Term life insurance is a relatively inexpensive way to provide money for your family if you die.
Liability Car Insurance: What It Covers and How Much You Need
Liability car insurance pays for damages you cause others behind the wheel and protects you financially if you’re sued.
What Is Collision Insurance and Do You Need It?
Collision insurance pays to repair or replace your car after a crash, but it may not be worth it if you drive an old car.
5 Different Types of Life Insurance
There are five main types of life insurance to choose from. Here’s a breakdown of what each one covers.
Cheap Car Insurance
The cheapest car insurance companies include State Farm, Travelers and Geico, according to NerdWallet's analysis of average minimum coverage rates.
What Is Comprehensive Car Insurance and Do You Need It?
Comprehensive car insurance pays for car damage from causes like hail, flooding and fire. Here's what it is and when you need it.