Chris Moon

Chris is a Senior Research Analyst at ValuePenguin who has covered deposit accounts and home loans since 2016. He has contributed insights and opinions to the New York Times and many other publications.

How to Handle Your Home Insurance After Irma and Harvey

If your home was damaged by Harvey or Irma, the emotional and logistical upheaval you’re experiencing may make it difficult to contemplate...

3 Insurance Steps to Take After Hurricane Harvey

As hurricane season begins, here are some steps to help ensure your home is covered against the perils of these megastorms. Included is...

Rate Increases Averaging 12.4% Proposed for MetLife Auto-Insurance Customers in Virginia

In Virginia, MetLife auto insurance policyholders may be facing a rate increase this year. Click here to learn more about the changes being...

4 Things You Should Know About Wedding Insurance

As the August-September wedding season approaches, would-be brides and grooms may be considering whether to insure their big day against...

Homeowners Insurance Rate Changes First Half of 2017

In this article we review all pending and approved rate filings submitted by homeowners insurance companies in the past six months to...

Who Has the Cheapest Renters Insurance Quotes in Austin?

Find the cheapest renters insurance rates and the best renters insurance companies in Austin. Compare renters insurance rates across...

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover a Flooded Basement?

Flooded basements present an ambiguous insurance situation. In this article we discuss several ways in which your basement can flood, and...

Harvey Should Remind Renters That They, Too, May Need Flood Insurance

Concerns about the property damage from Hurricane Harvey has mostly focused on the devastating physical damage to single-family homes,...

Who Has the Cheapest Renters Insurance Quotes in Dallas?

Find the cheapest renters insurance rates and the best renters insurance companies in Dallas. Compare renters insurance rates across...

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Boats and Watercraft?

Homeowners insurance provides limited coverage for your boat or personal watercraft. In this piece we discuss how your homeowners policy...

Does Renters Insurance Cover Household Appliances?

Household appliances are generally covered by renters insurance, though there may be a few exceptions. Read on to learn about when your...

What is Hurricane Insurance and Do You Need It?

Hurricane insurance is actually a combination of several insurance policies to best shield your home from wind and water damage. Read on to...