The Coverage Cat Blog
If Vanguard Sold Insurance
For every $10,000 you put in Vanguard's total stock market fund, you pay an astoundingly low $4 in fees. By comparison, for every $10,000 you spend on insurance premiums, you pay $3,000 in “fees”.
2022-07-09 • Max Cho
The Worst Perk at Google
Google is famous for its perks like gyms, cafeterias, and massages. Some of these perks are sensible tax-minimizing benefits, like health insurance. And most perks make employees love Google far more than if the company just paid out a bit more money. But to cold hard calculators, Google's life insurance "perk" stands out as a perk that just costs you money.
2022-06-07 • Max Cho
Gambler in the Sheets, No Insurance in the Streets
A surprising number of our users are proficient equities traders who fail to apply the rigorous thinking they use for stocks to insurance. This is Mitch’s story…
2022-05-25 • Gabriel Botelho