Jennifer Gimbel

Managing Editor & Home Insurance Expert

Expertise

Homeowners insurance, personal finance, credit scores, debt consolidation, business financing

Education

Wagner College (BA)

About

Jennifer Gimbel is a managing editor and home insurance expert at Policygenius, where she oversees our homeowners insurance coverage. Previously, she was the managing editor at Finder.com and a content strategist at Babble.com. As a journalist, her work has also appeared in Yahoo, Hamptons Magazine, Gotham Magazine, and the Staten Island Advance.

Experience highlights

  • At Policygenius, Jennifer oversees our homeowners insurance coverage, where she writes and edits features on shopping for home insurance, hurricane and wildfire coverage, flood insurance, and more.

  • Previously, as the managing editor at Finder.com, Jennifer established their Editorial Review Board of industry experts, spearheaded a personal finance webinar on saving and budgeting, and launched a series featuring stories of Americans who’ve paid off massive amounts of debt. 

  • She also managed the loans editorial team at Finder.com, where she wrote and edited content on personal loans, debt consolidation, credit scores, SBA loans, and more.

Past work

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

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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

Jennifer Gimbel

Not all home insurance companies offer the same discounts, so it pays to ask questions about what you might qualify for. When in doubt, ask!

Selected stories from Jennifer

Dog-friendly homeowners insurance companies

Updated  | 2 min read

Allstate, State Farm, USAA, and Plymouth Rock all top our list of the best dog-friendly homeowners insurance companies.

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When is tornado season in Alabama in 2022?

Published June 09, 2022 | 5 min read

Tornado season in Alabama falls during two different times of the year: A spring season in March, April, and May and a fall season in November and December.

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What happens to homeowners insurance when someone dies?

Updated  | 2 min read

You typically have around 30 days to alert the home insurance company that the policyholder died. Otherwise, the policy will likely get canceled.

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