• 20+ years of experience in the insurance industry as an analyst and consumer educator
  • 13+ years of background in research and the creation of content for consumers
  • Insurance expert with work that appears on many news and insurance sites


Penny Gusner has more than 20 years of experience in the insurance industry, with 12 years focusing exclusively on car insurance. She is an insurance consumer analyst with QuinStreet–insure.com, a website targeted at providing insurance answers and information to consumers. Before working with QuinStreet, Penny's experience included work as a content manager and consumer analyst for CarInsurance.com and accounts payable manager for LR3 Enterprises, which transitioned to create CarInsuramce.com. Thus, she dealt with both the management of daily car insurance claim processing and the research of various car insurance concerns in the early years of her career.

Many see Penny as the primary spokesperson for the insurance industry and as a consumer insurance expert. Penny has managed, researched, and written content which covers multiple aspects of insurance concerns. She has a passion for investigating and answering consumer questions about all aspects of insurance including procedures, rates, policies, and claims.

Penny writes extensively about the insurance market. Her content appears as informational articles and as the response to consumer questions at the Ask the Insurance Expert at insure.com. She is a contributor to Forbes, MSN–Money, and Investopedia. Articles on CBS News, ChicagoTribune.com, and Kiplinger.com reference her work.