Julie Bawden-Davis

Julie Bawden-Davis is a Southern-California-based writer specializing in personal finance and insurance as a contributor for MoneyRates.com. Since 1983, her work has appeared in a wide variety of publications, including Family Circle, Ladies’ Home Journal, Parenting, Entrepreneur and The Los Angeles Times.

Recent Articles By Julie Bawden Davis

Auto Insurance – Learn Basics and Compare Rates

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When disaster strikes on the road, your auto insurance policy should be ready to protect you against financial losses. But choosing the best auto insurance policy for you requires understanding the various facets of common policies. There are two common types of auto insurance, and choosing between them involves considering your monthly budget, vehicle cost… Continue reading Auto Insurance – Learn Basics and Compare Rates

Life Insurance – Learn Basics & Compare Rates

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While the thought can be unpleasant, the financial future of your loved ones in the event of your death is a vital matter. To choose the right life insurance policy for you, you’ll need to calculate how much coverage you need and have a basic understanding of the various types of policies available. Calculating life… Continue reading Life Insurance – Learn Basics & Compare Rates

Putting The ‘Aged’ In Engaged – Financial Tips for Late Marriages

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Tying the knot later in life can significantly affect your finances, but these tips can help ease the transition for you and your new spouse.

Credit Card Essentials

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In many instances, it’s hard to beat the virtues of a credit card. They can be used almost anywhere, and when used responsibly, they also help to build your credit. And if you experience a problem with a credit card purchase, federal law protects you from having to pay for the disputed item. Card issuers… Continue reading Credit Card Essentials

Credit Card Essentials

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In many instances, it’s hard to beat the virtues of a credit card. They can be used almost anywhere, and when used responsibly, they also help to build your credit. And if you experience a problem with a credit card purchase, federal law protects you from having to pay for the disputed item. Card issuers… Continue reading Credit Card Essentials

Choosing The Right Mortgage

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When it comes to mortgages, the length of the agreement and the sum of money involved make it vital that you do your homework. More so than almost any other financial transaction, it pays to get the details right on your mortgage. Your home may be the biggest purchase of your life, and the type… Continue reading Choosing The Right Mortgage