Anna Swartz

Insurance Expert

Expertise

Auto insurance, home insurance, renters insurance and general personal finance

Education

Wesleyan University (B.A., English)

Featured in

Mic, The Dodo, AOL, MSN, HuffPost, Salon and Heeb

About

Anna Swartz is a Managing Editor at Policygenius, where she has been since 2018. An expert in home, auto and renters insurance, she loves making tough concepts easy to understand and helping readers feel confident about their car insurance options. Before joining Policygenius, she was a senior staff writer at Mic, where she covered entertainment and culture. Her work has appeared in The Dodo, AOL, MSN, HuffPost, Salon and Heeb.

Experience Highlights

  • Three years working as an insurance expert at Policygenius

  • Over ten years writing and editing

  • Have helped thousands of readers find answers to their insurance questions

Appearance Highlights

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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 Anna

What is rental car insurance?

Updated October 22, 2021 | 6 min read

Rental car insurance is optional coverage you can purchase to protect your rented vehicle — and you — from damage or injury you might cause while driving. But purchasing insurance for a rental car isn’t always necessary.

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Comprehensive car insurance coverage guide

Updated October 20, 2021 | 4 min read

Comprehensive car insurance covers damage that can happen to your car when you aren’t driving, like damage from vandalism, falling objects, or theft.

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What does car insurance cover?

Updated October 14, 2021 | 3 min read

A car insurance policy is made up of multiple coverages that offer different types of protection, like liability insurance which pays for the other driver’s expenses after an accident, and collision coverage which pays for damage to your own vehicle.

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