Tess Owen

Tess Owen

Health Insurance Writer

In Tess' time at QuoteWizard, she has covered a broad range of topics relating to insurance. Her primary focus is now health insurance, and has previously focused on renters insurance. Her past experience has seen her contribute to several publications, maintain social media accounts, and work in broadcast. Tess holds a journalism degree from Seattle University, where she covered a range of topics for campus newspaper the Spectator.

Articles By Tess

The General Auto Insurance Review: Good Choice for High-Risk Drivers

The General car insurance may be the best option for drivers with a poor credit score, bad driving record or previous insurance lapses.

How Location Impacts Your Renters Insurance Rates

From metropolitan cities to other rural landscapes, the US offers a variety of places to settle down in. But what role does location play in protecting your possessions?

A Guide to Car Insurance, According to Reddit

We've compiled the best car insurance advice from Reddit, including whether it's necessary and how much you should have.

SR-22 Car Insurance in California

Find out about SR-22 insurance in California, including how much it costs and why you need it.

Penalties for Driving Without Insurance in Georgia

Learn more about the implications for driving without insurance in Georgia, including fines and state driving laws.

What is Michigan 7-Day Insurance?

Learn about Michigan's 7-day car insurance policies: costs, legality, and alternative options.

Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Coverage in Florida

Learn about Personal Injury Protection (PIP) coverage, a required policy in Florida.

SR-22 Car Insurance in Texas

Learn about SR-22 car insurance in Texas, including how to get it and how much it costs.

Penalties for Driving in New York Without Insurance

Learn about what happens if you decide to drive without car insurance in New York, including penalties, fines and criminal charges.

What is the Rhode Island Automobile Insurance Plan (RI AIP)?

Learn more about the Rhode Island Automobile Insurance Plan (RI AIP), including how to get coverage and eligibility requirements.

What is the California Automobile Assigned Risk Plan (CAARP)?

Learn more about the California Automobile Assigned Risk Plan (CAARP), including how to get coverage and coverage limits.

The Best Way to Buy a Used Car from a Private Seller

Buying a used car from a private seller is a good way to save money and avoid the stress of a car dealership.

How Your Age Impacts Car Insurance Rates

Are you a seasoned driver or did you just get your license? Are you considered a youngster or elder? Find out how your age impacts your car insurance prices.

How Car Make and Model Impact Auto Insurance Costs

Different cars have different insurance costs. Find out how your car make and model affects your auto insurance rates.

Why is Collateral Protection Insurance Forced After a Car Loan?

What is CPI and how does it work? This article covers lender-placed and forced auto insurance.

What is Third-Party Car Insurance?

Learn about what third-party liability insurance covers, like bodily injury and property damage.

What is the Texas Automobile Insurance Plan Association (TAIPA)?

High-risk drivers in Texas can use the Texas Automobile Insurance Plan Association (TAIPA) to get state minimum insurance coverage.

What is MAIF Insurance?

The Maryland Auto Insurance Fund aims to provide high-risk drivers with auto insurance. Find out more about MAIF in this article.