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Elizabeth Rivelli

Elizabeth Rivelli

Elizabeth is a freelance writer who has over two years of experience covering insurance topics. She regularly writes educational content that helps consumers navigate the often-complex world of insurance, so they can make more confident and informed decisions.

She has written for a variety of online insurance and finance publications, including The Simple Dollar, Bankrate, Coverage.com, The Balance, NextAdvisor, and Investopedia, among others. Elizabeth has also covered technology, software, wellness, entrepreneurship, and women in business.

Prior to her work as a freelance writer, Elizabeth worked as a content marketing manager and began her professional career in public relations. She graduated from Northeastern University in Boston, MA with a bachelor's degree in Communication Studies. Elizabeth is a California transplant who has been living in New England for over a decade. She is currently based in Rhode Island.

Articles by Elizabeth Rivelli

Owner's Title Insurance vs Lender's Title Insurance
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Owner's Title Insurance vs Lender's Title Insurance

Updated on January 4, 2022
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3 Min Read
If you get a mortgage, you'll likely hear about owner's title insurance and lender's title insurance. Here's what they cover and why you might need them.
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What Is Lender's Title Insurance
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What Is Lender's Title Insurance

Updated on December 13, 2021
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3 Min Read
When you take out a mortgage, lender's title insurance covers your lender against title defects. Here's how much it costs, where to get it, and who needs it.
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What Is HO-2 Insurance?
Home

What Is HO-2 Insurance?

Updated on December 13, 2021
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3 Min Read
HO-2 insurance is a type of home insurance. Learn what it covers, what's excluded from this policy, and how it differs from other kinds of homeowners insurance.
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What Is Owner's Title Insurance
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What Is Owner's Title Insurance

Updated on December 2, 2021
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3 Min Read
If you're a new homeowner, owner's title insurance can protect you financially if title claims arise. Here's what to know about this type of insurance.
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Term vs Permanent Life Insurance
Life

Term vs Permanent Life Insurance

Updated on November 28, 2021
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5 Min Read
Term life and permanent life are the two main types of life insurance. Here's how these policies differ in terms of price, coverage, and duration.
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Voluntary Life Insurance Guide
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Voluntary Life Insurance Guide

Updated on November 8, 2021
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4 Min Read
Thinking about getting voluntary life insurance from your employer? Here's how much it costs, how it works, and what to ask before you buy a policy.
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How A Pool Affects Your Homeowners Insurance
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How A Pool Affects Your Homeowners Insurance

Updated on December 13, 2021
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4 Min Read
Pools can impact your home insurance, like the amount of coverage you need and your annual rate. If you have a pool or want to build one, here's what to know.
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Does Life Insurance Cover Suicide?
Life

Does Life Insurance Cover Suicide?

Updated on December 21, 2021
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3 Min Read
Life insurance typically covers suicide, but there are some limitations. Here's what you need to know about the life insurance suicide clause.
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Is Life Insurance Taxable?
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Is Life Insurance Taxable?

Updated on January 11, 2022
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5 Min Read
Life insurance usually isn't taxable, but there are exceptions. Find out when life insurance money is subject to taxes and how you can avoid them.
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Are Health Insurance Premiums Tax-Deductible?
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Are Health Insurance Premiums Tax-Deductible?

Updated on December 13, 2021
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4 Min Read
Certain healthcare costs and medical expenses are tax-deductible, but not everyone qualifies. Here's what you need to know about health insurance deductions.
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What is Vehicle Registration?
Car

What is Vehicle Registration?

Updated on December 13, 2021
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3 Min Read
Your car must be registered before you can legally drive it. Learn how to register your vehicle and how much it costs in your state.
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What is Comprehensive Insurance?
Car

What is Comprehensive Insurance?

Updated on December 13, 2021
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3 Min Read
Comprehensive insurance is an optional car insurance policy, but it can come in handy. Learn what comprehensive coverage is, what it covers, and what it costs.
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Homeowners Insurance Deductibles Explained
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Homeowners Insurance Deductibles Explained

Updated on December 13, 2021
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6 Min Read
Home insurance policies have a deductible, which you pay toward a covered loss. Learn how deductibles work, how much they cost, and how they affect your rate.
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What Is Universal Life Insurance?
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What Is Universal Life Insurance?

Updated on December 13, 2021
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4 Min Read
Universal life insurance offers flexible coverage, but it has downsides. Read our guide to universal life insurance, and see if it's the right option for you.
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 How Much Is Renters Insurance?
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How Much Is Renters Insurance?

Updated on December 13, 2021
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4 Min Read
The average American pays $179 per year or $14.9 per month for renters insurance in the United States. Factors like age, credit score, state and even your ZIP code will impact the cost of your policy.
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How Much Does Flood Insurance Cost?
Home

How Much Does Flood Insurance Cost?

Updated on December 13, 2021
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5 Min Read
Standard homeowners and renters insurance policies never cover flood damage, even if it’s sudden and accidental. If you live in an area that is prone to flooding, it’s a good idea to purchase a separate flood insurance policy.
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The Best Homeowners Insurance in 2022
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The Best Homeowners Insurance in 2022

Updated on January 2, 2022
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6 Min Read
We did some research to identify the best homeowner's insurance companies in 2022. These providers stand out for their affordable rates, coverage options, discounts, customer service, and more.
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How Much Car Insurance Do You Need?
Car

How Much Car Insurance Do You Need?

Updated on December 13, 2021
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6 Min Read
Read to learn how you can decide how much car insurance you need, and which policies might be right for you
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