Katherine Ross

Katherine is a former Editorial Associate at ValuePenguin.

How to Protect Your Online Purchases Against Porch Pirates This Holiday Season

This holiday season, more than two-thirds of consumers will have packages delivered to their homes. Many, if not most, of those items will...

Rate Changes for Hartford, Bankers Standard and American Strategic Home Insurance Companies in Connecticut for 2017-2018

This news articles summarizes the homeowners insurance rate filings proposed and approved in Connecticut in October 2017 for The Hartford,...

New Auto Insurance Rate Changes Proposed in California From CSE, Eagle West and Safeco for 2017-2018

Safeco, Eagle West and CSE have submitted rate change requests to the department of insurance in California for their car insurance...

How Crime has Changed in Colorado Cities in the Past Five Years

When it comes to crime in Colorado, it’s a tale of two states. In one group of communities, the incidence of crime, of both the violent and...

2017-2018 Rate Updates Proposed for Allstate Insurance Company, Employers Mutual Casualty Company and MetLife in Arkansas

Three home insurance companies—Metlife, Allstate, and Employers Mutual Casualty—have been approved for rate changes in Arkansas. The...

Rate Changes for Progressive, Chubb and USAA Auto Insurance Companies in Maryland

Three major auto insurance companies in Maryland have filed for rate changes. The changes will affect companies associated with Progressive...

2017-2018 Rate Updates for Nationwide, Allied, and The Hartford Insurance Company in California

There were five notable homeowners insurance rate changes filed for consideration in California.

Rate Increases for National General Assurance, Liberty Mutual, and Celina Mutual Auto Insurance Companies in Tennessee for 2017-2018

Four companies have recently applied for rate changes in Tennessee. These companies include National General Assurance Company, Celina...

Rebuilding After a Natural Disaster: Is an SBA Loan Your Best Bet?

After surviving record-setting hurricanes and historic wildfires, many Americans face the daunting—and expensive—task of rebuilding their...

Auto Insurance Rate Changes in New Jersey for Farmers and State Farm Companies in 2017-2018

The State Farm and Farmers groups of insurance companies recently filed rate changes in the state of New Jersey. Read more about the amount...

Allstate Home Insurance Retains 15% Marriage Discount for Widows and Widowers in Maryland

Allstate Insurance Company submitted a request to the Maryland Bureau of Insurance in September 2017 to increase the premiums for its...

Rate Increases for Mercury Indemnity Company of Georgia Averaging 9.9% for 2017-2018

Mercury Indemnity Company of Georgia submitted a request on August 2nd, 2017 to the Georgia Bureau of Insurance to increase the premiums...

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