Rachael Brennan

Property and Casualty Insurance Expert

Education

Rachael has a B.S. in Communications from Texas A&M University-Commerce

Featured in

MoneyGeek, AutoinsuranceEZ, and CarInsuranceCompanies, Cracked, Nerdbot, Rebelsmarket, and GrokNation

About

Rachael Brennan is a senior insurance editor at Policygenius, specializing in auto insurance. She has been working in the insurance industry for almost twenty years, for insurance companies such as 21st Century Insurance, BlueCross BlueShield Massachusetts, and HealthPass New York. She also spent two years working as a content expert for dozens of auto insurance websites through 360Quote LLC. In 2018 she moved from working directly with insurance to writing about it, creating content for sites like MoneyGeek, Goosehead Insurance, and autoinsurance.com. She doesn’t just write about insurance, however — you can read more of her work on Glamour, Cracked, and GrokNation.

Experience Highlights

  • Former licensed Life, Health, AD&D representative for HealthPass NY and BCBSMA. Also worked as the insurance plans coordinator for the Unitarian Universalist Association.

  • Former licensed P&C Insurance representative for 21st Century Insurance and PURE High Net Worth.

  • Ghostwriter for multiple insurance companies and websites, including Goosehead Insurance, ACI Specialty Benefits, Expert Insurance Reviews, and The Ladders.

Appearance Highlights

Best cheap low-mileage car insurance companies

Average motorcycle insurance cost for 21-year-olds

How much car insurance do you need and how much is required?

Do you need roadside assistance coverage?

How do I drive my new car home without insurance?

Does car insurance cover electrical problems?

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Want to interview a Policygenius expert?

Our experts can answer your questions about insurance, personal finance, and more. They're also pretty friendly.

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

Selected stories from Rachael

What happens if accident damage exceeds your car insurance?

Published September 23, 2021 | 5 min read

If you are at fault in an accident you will be held responsible for all of the damage you cause, whether or not you have enough insurance to pay for it.

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California low income car insurance

Published September 21, 2021 | 2 min read

California’s low income car insurance program provides low cost liability insurance for drivers who meet the eligibility requirements and maintain a good driving record.

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Can you have two car insurance policies?

Published September 20, 2021 | 4 min read

Yes, you can have two insurance policies on the same car, but you can’t file the same claim on both policies, so it usually doesn’t make sense to have more than one car insurance policy in place.

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