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.

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...

How Much Does Earthquake Insurance Cost in California?

On average, earthquake insurance costs about $3.50 per thousand dollars of coverage in California. For $500,000 worth of coverage for a...

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...