Personal Risk Manager
Mr. Hungelmann contributes articles on personal risk management for IRMI.com.
Author of Insurance for Dummies (2nd edition, Wiley Publishing, 2001, 2009), Mr. Hungelmann has over 30 years of insurance experience. His practice consists of providing both fee-based risk management and commission-based insurance services to individuals who want and are willing to pay extra for added expertise and services beyond traditional insurance agent services. He has done hundreds of audits of personal insurance programs. He is regularly hired as a consultant by consumers around the country seeking advice or problem-solving help regarding every type of insurance related problem.
A frequent author, Mr. Hungelmann has written several articles for American Agent and Broker and IRMI, as well as having written the best-selling book Insurance for Dummies. For over 20 years, he has written an insurance and personal risk management newsletter for his clients, and since 2012, he has been writing a weekly insurance advice column for consumers at Bankrate.com. He also taught classes for the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designations.
Mr. Hungelmann received his bachelor of arts degree from the University of Minnesota and has over 2,000 hours of insurance education, including earning the CPCU, CIC, and ARe designations. He has qualified for the CPCU Society's Continuing Professional Development award every year since its inception.