Insurance

What is Underwriting?

Underwriting

[uhn-der-rahyt-ing]

noun

1.

Underwriting is the process by which insurance companies evaluate the Risk of a car, home, or other property or individual to be insured. This process takes place when you submit your application, and is done by an Underwriter from an insurance company.

Have A Question About This Topic?

Thank you! Oops!

Related Content

Putting a Price Tag On Your Health

Putting a Price Tag On Your Health

Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.

What to Look for in Personal Finance Apps

What to Look for in Personal Finance Apps

An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.

Disability Insurance: Who Should Have It?

Disability Insurance: Who Should Have It?

There are generally 3 ways to obtain disability insurance. We're discussing these options in-depth, as well as whether or not you should consider purchasing your own policy.