Andrew Hurst

Andrew Hurst is a Technical Writer at ValuePenguin, specializing in home and renters insurance. He previously taught composition and research at Wright State University.

Which Colleges and Universities Have the Most Crime?

Students are far more likely to encounter property crime than they are to be the victims of violent crime over the course of an enrollment...

The Best and Cheapest Homeowners Insurance Companies in Alaska

Here are our picks for the best and cheapest homeowners insurance companies in Hawaii. Click to compare homeowners insurance rates across...

The Best and Cheapest Homeowners Insurance Companies in Hawaii

Here are our picks for the best and cheapest homeowners insurance companies in Hawaii. Click to compare homeowners insurance rates across...

Most American Gun Owners Want Tougher Legislation — and Not Just in Blue States

Over half of all gun owners — including a majority of Republicans — favor new laws which would limit assault weapons through weapons bans...

Most Americans Are Concerned About Climate Change, but That Doesn't Mean They're Prepared for It

Even though a majority of Americans are concerned about climate change and rising temperatures, most say they haven't taken action to...

Most and Least Affordable Cities in North Carolina for Homeowners and Renters

While North Carolina's largest cities are affordable for homeowners, the state's renters will have a harder time finding affordable housing...