Erin Gobler is a staff writer at AutoInsurance.com. She has been writing about personal finance online for more than seven years and running her freelance business full time since 2020. Erin writes about financial topics like insurance, mortgages, credit cards, and investing. Her work has been published on websites like NextAdvisor, Credit Karma, and Fox Business. Before she became a financial writer, Erin’s background was in state government, where she worked in public policy to help research, analyze, write, and pass legislation in various policy areas, including insurance.