Lee is a content writer and editor at QuoteWizard. He makes a living turning complex concepts into simple sentences and digestible content. At QuoteWizard, he writes articles across the insurance spectrum with a particular focus on consumer-facing Auto and Home content. His insurance articles range from nitty gritty-policy details and buyers guides to industry-wide trends and data analysis. His work has appeared in GeekWire, Entrepreneur, and the DailyMail, as well as several mentions on local news stations across the country. Lee graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree in Political Science.
Articles By LeeRoot Car Insurance Review: Competitive Pricing for Good Drivers
Root car insurance offers up to 52% lower premiums for good drivers. Get a quote after a 2-3 weeks test drive.States Estimated to Benefit Most From the Open Enrollment Extension
Health insurance open enrollment is available for those who are uninsured or would like to switch health plans. Which states are to benefit most from the special enrollment extension?U.S. Birth Rates in Steady Decline. Here's Where and Why.
The pandemic caused economic uncertainty and insecurity which changed women’s plans of birthing children. Which states saw the largest birth decreases over the last five years.States With the Greatest Disparities Between Healthcare Costs and Middle-Class Income
What insurance costs the middle class in premiums, in deductibles and as a share of their income from 2008 to 2018. Recent trends in healthcare costs, health care coverage and household income have contributed to growing disparities between different income groups in the United States.Top States for Adoption of Electric Vehicle Infrastructure
Which states have the highest adoption rates of electric vehicles, alternative fueling stations and outlets infrastructure and incentives?Top States for Administering the COVID-19 Vaccine After Initial Distribution
Best and worst states at vaccinating their residents against COVID-19. State and national governments are carrying out their vaccination plans in order to distribute the vaccines effectively and efficiently.States at the forefront of the housing crisis amidst the pandemic
The state of homelessness is an ongoing issue; each year tens of millions of Americans are at risk or endangered of being left without basic needs and safety. Which states have the best access, programs and affordable housing.States Experiencing the Most Anxiety or Depression During the Pandemic
A look at mental health during the pandemic. Anxiety and depression rates have skyrocketed at an increased rate of 6.3% since the United States saw its first cases of COVID-19 in early 2020.Back to School: Insurance for College Students
Your insurance options change as you grow up and head off to school. Make sure you have adequate health, auto, and home or renters insurance.The Nation's Best and Worst Drivers by City for 2018
Summer, the busiest driving season of the year, is upon us. Roads across America are packed with sightseers, road-trippers, commuters, and everyone in between. That unfortunately also means that roads are more dangerous than usual. Why? An increase in total drivers is also an increase in bad drivers – more in some metro areas than others.Self-Driving Cars Will Make Owning a Car Unnecessary
Relying solely on ridesharing to get around doesn't currently make financial sense. But the advancement of autonomous driving technology could make owning a car unnecessary.2017's Best and Worst Drivers by State
From non-existent turn signals to an inability to grasp the zipper merge, many drivers‘ skills behind the wheel leave a lot to be desired. Every person seems to think their hometown has terrible drivers. At the same time, it's never a surprise when you're cut off by a car with an out-of-state license plate. Big picture, it might be a good rule of thumb to just assume every other person on the road is a bad driver.Comprehensive Insurance Guide for Seniors
Insurance – especially health – is vital for every senior. But there's a lot to consider. What kind of plan do you need? How much coverage should you have? We'll tell you everything seniors need to know about every kind of insurance.When Does it Make Sense to Get a Medicare Supplement Plan?
Medicare doesn't cover everything. Medicare Supplement plans provide extra coverage and fill Medicare's gaps. But they're not necessary for everyone. Find out whether or not you need a Medicare Supplement plan.Health Insurance and Infertility Treatment Coverage
You're mostly out of luck if you get health coverage through the federal marketplace, Medicare, or Medicaid. If you get it through an employer, though, it may just help you pay for this often-pricey medical care.Picking the Right Plan When Both Spouses Have Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance
Do you and your spouse get health insurance from an employer? Here's how to decide which plan to use.Your Guide to Alternative Medicine and Health Insurance
Many patients want alternative health care, but getting insurance coverage can be tough. Here's what you need to know to get the most out of your health insurance.11 Things to Consider Before You Buy Cancer Insurance
What is cancer insurance? Which companies sell cancer insurance? You'll find answers to these and other questions here.College Students and Renters Insurance
Whether you live on campus or off, you're going to want to protect your stuff from fire, thieves, vandalism, and more. Renters insurance is the solution.Renters Insurance for Pet Owners
If you own a pet and rent your home, you need renters insurance. Even the nicest pets can cause an expensive accident. Renters insurance protects your liability from pet accidents, and it's very affordable.Cheap Flood Insurance for Renters in 2021
Most renters don’t have flood insurance. Learn whether you need it, what it covers and where to get it.When to Hire a Lawyer to Improve Your Home Insurance Claim Settlement
If you filed a homeowners insurance claim and weren't satisfied with your insurance company's decisions, you can fight back. You have several options, including hiring a lawyer to improve your settlement.How Your Roof Impacts Your Homeowners Insurance
Your roof is a vital factor in the cost of your homeowners insurance. Properly installing and maintaining a roof with the right materials can keep your policy price reasonable.How to Calculate Your Home's Replacement Cost Value
Establishing an accurate replacement cost for your home is vital. But it's a tricky process. Fortunately, there are several routes you can take to ensure you're properly covered.Do I Need Insurance to Rent a Car?
You don't need insurance to rent a car. If you don't have insurance, you may need to buy it from the rental company.Get the Best Cheap DUI Car Insurance (2020 rates)
Getting a DUI can raise your car insurance rates by more than 80%. Learn how you can find cheap DUI insurance.How Much is Insurance for a Tesla?
Teslas are cutting-edge cars, but their insurance needs aren't so different. Find out much it costs to cover a Tesla.Cheap No Down Payment Car Insurance (2021)
You can get car insurance with no down payment besides the first month's premium. Here's how.The Cost Benefit of Defensive Driving Courses
Taking a defensive driving class is a smart way to save money on your car insurance premium.Buying Car Insurance Online vs From an Agent
Learn about buying car insurance online, including a comparison between shopping online or through an agent.Car Insurance Costs for a 20-year-old
20-year-olds pay less for car insurance than teens, but it's still expensive. Here's how to get cheap coverage at age 20.Is a Citation the Same as a Ticket?
Citations and tickets are essentially the same thing, and getting a ticket can hurt your insurance rates.Cost Benefit of Hiring a DUI Lawyer
Attorneys are expensive, but a DUI can cost you even more. So, is a DUI lawyer a good investment? Our research says yes, it is.Should I Pay for a Minor Car Accident out of Pocket?
Sometimes filing a claim with your car insurance company isn’t in your best interest. This is especially true when you're involved in a minor fender bender. Read on to find when it makes sense to file a claim and when it doesn't.8 Things to Do if You Get in a Car Accident
Car accidents can be stressful — not to mention dangerous and costly. Here are eight things you should do after a car crash.The Cost of Teen Car Insurance
Car insurance for teens is expensive. Here's what it costs, plus why it costs so much and how you can lower your rates.Stoned Driving: Marijuana DUIs Leave Lawmakers Dazed & Confused
The legal issues surrounding marijuana laws, driving, and car insurance are enough to leave you dazed and confused.What to do About a Car Insurance Cancellation
Your car insurance company can drop you by either refusing to renew or canceling your policy. Find out what to do in this situation.Totaled Cars: What Happens When Your Insurance Company Declares Your Car a Total Loss
If the cost to repair your car is close to its value, the insurance company may deem it to be a total loss. Here's what you need to know to make the best out of a totaled car.How Long Does a DUI or DWI Stay on Your Driving Record?
A DUI or DWI usually stays on your driving record for five to 10 years and your insurance record for three to five years.How Long Do Accidents Affect Car Insurance Rates
How much does your car insurance go up after an accident, and how long does that increase last? Find out here.How to Get Cheap Car Insurance With a Bad Driving Record
If you have a bad driving record, you'll pay more for car insurance. We can help you find cheap car insurance with a bad record.Difference Between Liability and Full Coverage Car Insurance
Liability and full coverage offer two different types of protection. What's the difference, and which one do you need?What to Do If Your Car Insurance Is Canceled for Nonpayment
Your car insurance company can cancel your policy if you miss a payment. Find out what to do in case of a cancellation.How Can I Get the Best Cheap Car Insurance With Bad Credit?
Shopping around for quotes with non-standard insurers and usage-based insurance can save bad credit drivers hundreds.Is Auto Insurance Tax Deductible?
When you’re filing taxes, it’s natural to try to deduct as many expenses as possible. Does car insurance qualify?How an Allstate Agent Used QuoteWizards Leads and Calls to Build the Nation's Top Agency
Matt Rudolph is an Allstate agent from Columbus, Ohio. His impressive catalog of honors includes Allstate's Honor Ring, Inner Circle Elite, and Circle of Champions awards.