Shantae Young

Shantae Young

Junior Content Writer

Shantae Young has a bachelor's degree in strategic communication from Washington State University. During her time at Washington State, she competed on the track and field team, which she considers to be one of her greatest accomplishments. She takes pleasure in reading and spouting entertainment news facts and controversies. Shantae is a self-proclaimed Twitter aficionado, even though she swears it's her least favorite social-media platform. At QuoteWizard, she mainly focuses on local insurance subjects.

Articles By Shantae

Driving Habits that Result in Tickets and Higher Insurance Rates

Learn how some of the most minor, as well as some of the most serious, moving violations can impact what you pay for car insurance.

What to Do if a Tree Falls on and Damages Your Car?

A tree falling on and damaging your vehicle can raise a lot questions and cause a lot of stress. Here’s what you should do if it ever happens to you.

Alternative Fuel Vehicles and Car Insurance Discounts

Learn about the different kinds of alternate fuel vehicles and how they can help you save on auto insurance.

What Happens to My Homeowners Insurance Policy When I Move?

Moving can be such a stressful time for homeowners. Learn what happens to your homeowner's insurance policy when you move.

How Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Wildfire Damage and Destruction?

Here's what you need to know about how home insurance protects you from these blazes, how you can file a claim for wildfire damage, and more.

BMW Debuts Car-Sharing Service in Seattle

Luxury carmaker launches ReachNow to compete with Car2Go and Zipcar.

Here’s What You Need to Know if You’re an Uber or Lyft Driver in Alabama

Alabama recently became the 35th state to pass legislation aimed at closing the rideshare insurance gap.

Wearable Devices Raises Potential for Distracted Driving

With the growth of wearable devices set to continue, maybe it's time to start looking more in depth into distracted driving laws.

12 Tips for Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

May is motorcycle safety awareness month, here are some tips for motorcyclists and motorists to safely "share the road".

Oklahoma On Verge of Medicaid Expansion

After vigorous opposition to Medicaid expansion in the past, Oklahoma may soon expand Medicaid in the state.

Volkswagen Pays the Price for Cheating on Emissions Tests

Volkswagen faces steep financial penalties this year, following their emissions cheating scandal.

This May, Help Save the Lives of Young People

Learn how you can help save the lives of young drivers by participating in Global Youth Traffic Safety Month.

How Prepared is Your Household for a Wildfire?

National Wildfire Community Preparedness day is May 7th, 2016. Are you, your family, and your home prepared for a wildfire?

America's PrepareAthon is a National Day of Action

America's PrepareAthon represents a great opportunity for you and your family to become better prepared for an emergency or natural disaster.

The World's Hottest Year Threatens More Frequent and Severe Natural Disasters

The World Meteorological Organization named 2015 the hottest year on record, and this record setting heat is expected to continue in 2016.

5 Most Important Flood Insurance Changes

The National Flood Insurance Program made some important changes set to take affect April 1, 2016.

Online Gig Labor Force Exceeds 10 Million People, Challenges Insurers

Online companies like Airbnb, Uber and Lyft are helping Americans earn more. Unfortunately insurance pains may cost them more than they earn, here's why