Andrew Hurst

Senior Insurance Editor

Expertise

Property and casualty insurance, especially auto, homeowners, renters and flood insurance

Education

Andrew has a master's degree in English from Wright State University

Featured in

The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, NPR's Marketplace, AARP, Univision, Forbes, Property USA Today, Casualty 360, Insurance Business Magazine, and others. TV interviews for local stations affiliated with FOX, ABC, CBS, and NBC.

About

Andrew Hurst is a senior insurance editor covering auto insurance at Policygenius. He has written a substantial amount of content related to all types of insurance product lines, most extensively auto, home, and flood.

Andrew's writing on insurance has been featured in a range of well-known publications, including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and industry publications such as Insurance Business Magazine, and Property Casualty 360.

In the press

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Want to interview a Policygenius expert?

Journalist on a deadline? Our press team can connect you with our experts to discuss insurance, personal finance, and more. They're also pretty friendly.

press@policygenius.com

Policygenius content follows strict guidelines for editorial accuracy and integrity. Learn about our editorial standards and how we make money.

Selected stories from Andrew

Do learner’s permit drivers need car insurance?

Updated January 20, 2022 | 6 min read

Drivers with a learner's permit may not need car insurance as long as they're covered by an existing policy, but they may have to be added to an insurance agreement as a permitted driver.

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Costco car insurance: How does it work?

Updated January 18, 2022 | 5 min read

If you're a member, you could get affordable car insurance with Costco, including perks like free roadside assistance.

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What is an excluded driver?

Updated January 13, 2022 | 4 min read

An excluded driver is someone you ask your insurance company not to cover. Excluded drivers are not allowed to use your vehicle, otherwise they're effectively driving uninsured.

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