Steve Bowen

Steve Bowen


Editor & copy writer for QuoteWizard who is equally comfortable writing copy, managing a team of writers, or producing a functional specification document

Articles By Steve

10 Common Car Insurance Terms

If you want to pay the lowest rates and have the right amount and types of auto insurance coverage, you need to know these commonly used words.

Your Job Can Affect How Much You Pay for Car Insurance

Some insurance companies include your job and education as factors in determining your car insurance rates. Is your auto insurance company one of them?

How to Prevent Car Theft

These simple steps can make it hard for car thieves to drive off in your car, and make it easier to recover if stolen

Using Cell Phones While Driving is as Bad as Drunk Driving

Motorists talking on cell phones drive as badly as if they were drunk. Find out why you should put the cell phone away and focus on the road when driving.

Winter Driving Safety Tips

The winter months present unique hazards. It's important to be prepared for the worst, and to know how to mitigate the dangers of snowy and icy roads.

3 Signs Your Auto Insurance Company is Overcharging You

Do the confusing bills you get from your auto insurance company make you wonder if you are being overcharged? Here are 3 signs you are paying more than you should.

How to Find the Right Car Insurance Step 1: Assess Your Needs

We want this to be a start-to-finish guide for people who are unfamiliar with car insurance and want a thorough overview of the subject. Buying car insurance doesn’t have to be confusing. As long as you understand how policies work and which types of coverage you need, you can be confident about your insurance purchase. Ideally, by the end of the guide you will be able to select the right policy for you, at the right price.

How to Buy Car Insurance Step 2: Talk to Several Agents

After you decide how much and what types of car insurance coverage you need, it’s time to find the best rates.

How to Buy Car Insurance Step 3: Choose the Best Policy

When it comes to car insurance, the cheapest quote does not necessarily offer the coverage you really need. Find out why in the third step of our guide to buying car insurance.

How to Find the Best Car Insurance Step 4: Closing the Deal

Now that you have received multiple car insurance quotes, compared coverage and rates, it is time to pick your policy.

5 New Ways to Save with Online Car Insurance

Auto insurance companies are shifting to an all-online model. Learn 5 easy ways to save when you buy car insurance online.

Defensive Driving School & Car Insurance

Defensive driving can spare you the expenses and hassle of a collision, as well as saving you money on your car insurance.

32 New Ways to Earn Car Insurance Discounts

Do you want to lower your car insurance rates? Check and see if you’re eligible to receive any of these common auto insurance discounts.

Good Student Car Insurance Discount

Insuring teens and student drivers doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg. Find out how much a good student discount can lower you or your teen child’s car insurance rates.

When Insurance Companies go Bankrupt, What Happens to Policies?

Worried that your policy evaporated when the housing bubble burst? Learn what your state does to protect you if your insurance company goes under.

Health Insurance Rate Factors

Health insurance premiums can be quite different from person to person, even for identical plans. Find out why, and how you might be able to lower your rates.