Elissa Suh

Senior Editor & Disability Insurance Expert

Expertise

Disability insurance, wills, trusts, estate planning, advance planning

Education

Barnard College (BA)

Featured in

PBS, CNBC, Inverse, MarketWatch, Philadelphia Inquirer

About

Elissa Suh is a senior editor and disability insurance expert at Policygenius, where she also covers wills, trusts, and advance planning. Her work has appeared in MarketWatch, CNBC, PBS, Inverse, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and more.

Experience highlights

  • At Policygenius, Elissa writes about disability insurance and how it can protect your income.

  • Previously, Elissa was our resident estate planning expert, and oversaw our estate planning content, including wills, trusts, and advance planning.

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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.

Pro tip

Elissa Suh

It’s never too early to get started on your estate plan — almost everyone can benefit from a will, and making one can cost nothing.

Selected stories from Elissa

What disability riders do you need?

Updated April 14, 2022 | 7 min read

Every long-term disability insurance rider you should consider adding to your policy.

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The best and worst places to die

Published April 13, 2022 | 13 min read

Every state has a different approach to end-of-life care, funerals, and estate law. We found the best and worst places to die in the U.S.

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Does homeowners insurance cover fences?

Updated February 15, 2022 | 3 min read

Yes, fences and other detached structures on your property, like a shed, are covered by the other structures coverage part of your homeowners policy.

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