Is Homeowners Insurance Paid Through Escrow?
In most cases, homeowners insurance is paid through an escrow account, but you can also pay it yourself if your lender permits. Escrows streamline payments and ensure mortgage compliance, giving you peace of mind.
Updated: November 23, 2023
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Mark Fitzpatrick is a senior content director at MoneyGeek with over five years of experience analyzing the insurance market, conducting original research and creating content that can be personalized for every buyer. He has been quoted on insurance topics in several publications, including CNBC, NBC News and Mashable.
Mark earned a master’s degree in Economics and International Relations from Johns Hopkins University and a bachelor’s degree from Boston College. He is passionate about using his economics and insurance knowledge to bring transparency around financial topics and help others feel confident in their money moves.