Mark Fitzpatrick

Mark Fitzpatrick is a Research Analyst at ValuePenguin focused on the insurance industry. He previously worked in Country Risk Management at State Street Corporation.

What Is Personal Cyber Insurance? And How Can Homeowners Buy a Policy?

Personal cyber insurance is on the rise, and coverage supplementing high-value home insurance policies offers a hint at how protection may...

Are Smart Device Home Insurance Discounts Worth It?

As an increasing number of insurance companies have partnered with smart device makers, purchasing a smart device is a handy way to save on...

Buying an Electric Car? For Savings, Time Could Be of the Essence

With Tesla and General Motors facing decreasing tax credits, now is the optimal time to save on these vehicles. Alternatively, look to...

At-risk Homeowners Are Overpaying For Flood Insurance With The NFIP

The private flood insurance market could save homeowners up to 65% for homes with low elevation and coverage levels.

Financial Preparedness for Hurricanes: Which States Can Weather the Storm?

As the intensity and frequency of hurricanes in the North Atlantic has increased in recent decades, the need for homeowners to be...