Chris Moon

Chris is a Product Manager for ValuePenguin with years of experience in addressing critical questions about mortgages and homeowners insurance. He spends his time evaluating insurance providers and policy features to understand where consumers might find the most cost-effective coverage. Chris has contributed insights to the New York Times and many other publications.

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Recreational Drones?

Drones are a fun, yet expensive habit that you should be insured for. In this article we discuss when and how insurance can cover you and...

How to Get the Best Flood Insurance

Getting flood insurance can be a bit complicated. We explain everything you need to know about where, how and from whom to buy flood...

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Theft?

Theft is a common crime, and a costly one for the victim. With a homeowners insurance you will be covered in most cases of theft depending...

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Damaged or Lost Jewelry?

Jewelry is likely one of the most valuable things you own and you want to make sure you are covered should anything happen to it. A...

What are FAIR Plans and How Do You Insure a High-Risk Home?

If your home is considered high-risk, you may have trouble findings homeowners insurance. FAIR plans are a good way to insure a risky home...

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Water Damage?

Water damage to your house can be covered by your homeowners insurance policy, depending on what caused the damage. Click to read more...

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover AC Units?

Air-conditioning units are covered by homeowners insurance, similarly to your home and the rest of your personal property. They're covered...

The Pluses and Pitfalls of Paperless Statements

These days, "going paperless" is a ubiquitous phrase in the promotional materials that banks hand out to prospective customers.

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Fence Damage?

Fences are expensive to repair and replace, so you will want to know if your homeowners insurance will cover you in the event your fence is...

Personal Liability Insurance: What Is It and How Much Does It Cost?

Personal liability insurance is included in most homeowners policies. It protects you from lawsuits stemming from personal injury or...

The Worst and Best States to Be a Homeowner in 2017

Since buying a home is one of the biggest investments of your life, it's ideal to buy within a state where housing is relatively affordable...

How the Chase-Intuit Deal Could Change Online Banking

Last Wednesday, JPMorgan Chase and Intuit Inc. announced a partnership to share customer bank account information, beginning what may be a...