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.

Why You Should Have Collision and Comprehensive Car Insurance

While most drivers have auto insurance, many decide to opt of the optional collision and comprehensive insurance. Here is what it is and...

Income Inequality in Chicago Extends to Auto Insurance Costs

In Chicago, residents with low incomes pay more for car insurance than affluent ones. In areas with median incomes of $20,000 or less per...

Should I Get Medical Payments Insurance on Top of Personal Injury Protection?

Medical Payments and Personal Injury are very similar types of insurance. Having them together may seem redundant, but there are certain...

Ohio Drivers Have the Best Rates in the Region for Car Insurance

In this study, we analyzed auto insurance costs across 52 cities in Ohio. We determined which locations were the least and most expensive...

Everything You Need to Know About Rental Car Insurance

Rental car insurance--to get it or not to get it? Those are the questions you ask yourself as you stare at the clerk in the rental car...

How Cities in Indiana Ranked Based on Car Insurance Costs

In this study, we analyzed auto insurance costs across 50 cities in Indiana. We determined which locations were the least and most...

The Different Insurance Situations You May Face After a Car Accident

What should you do after getting into a car accident? We have the answers for what you may experience with your auto insurance company and...

Denied Auto Insurance Claim? What You Can Do Next

Did you file a claim to your auto insurance company and get denied? Here are some common reasons why people get denied and what you should...

How Modifying Your Car Affects Your Auto Insurance

Have you modified or are planning to modify your car? well, doing so usually increases your insurance rates. Click here for more...

How Cities in West Virginia Ranked Based on Car Insurance Costs

In this study, we analyzed auto insurance costs across 31 cities in West Virginia. We determined which locations were the least and most...

Non-Owners Insurance: For Those Who Don't Own a Car, But Drive One Anyways

Don’t own a car? Still end up always driving one? You may need Non-Owners insurance. Just because you do not own a vehicle, doesn't mean...

How Cities in Utah Ranked Based on Car Insurance Costs

In this study, we analyzed auto insurance costs across 32 cities in Utah. We determined which locations were the least and most expensive...