Logan Sachon

Senior Managing Editor, Research

Expertise

Life insurance, life insurance for pregnant people, life insurance underwriting, personal finance, data and research

Education

University of Virginia (BA); Wharton Seminar for Business Journalists

Featured in

The Guardian, Business Insider, CNN Money, BuzzFeed, Money Under 30, VICE, New York Magazine

About

Logan Sachon is the senior managing editor of research at Policygenius, where she oversees our insurance and financial data studies and surveys. Previously, she co-founded The Billfold, a groundbreaking personal finance site for millennials named one of TIME's 25 best blogs of the year. As a journalist, her work has appeared in The Guardian, Business Insider, CNN Money, BuzzFeed, Money Under 30, VICE, New York Magazine, and elsewhere.

Experience highlights

  • At Policygenius, Logan leads our research hub, overseeing data studies and surveys like the 2022 Personal Finance Anxiety Survey.

  • She created and formerly edited our Easy Money newsletter, and wrote extensively about life insurance. 

  • Previously, as a co-founder of The Billfold, Logan wrote about millennial personal finance and interviewed financial experts.

In the press

Past work

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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

Logan Sachon

Planning for the worst-case actually feels great. Having an emergency fund, a life insurance policy, and some disability insurance coverage make me feel like I've got it all figured out.

Selected stories from Logan

Distracted driving statistics

Published April 27, 2022 | 2 min read

Distracted drivers kill over 3,000 people per year, and insurance companies are serious about keeping you from doing it.

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Drunk driving statistics

Published April 18, 2022 | 3 min read

Drunk driving kills more than 10,000 people a year in the United States. It’s no wonder insurance companies take it very seriously.

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Trampoline injury statistics

Published April 17, 2022 | 2 min read

Trampolines lead to tens of thousands of injuries each year, including head and neck injuries. It's no wonder many homeowners insurance companies consider them an "attractive nuisance."

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