Jessica Walrack

Jessica Walrack is a personal finance writer at SuperMoney, Interest.com, The Simple Dollar, and PersonalLoans.org. She specializes in taking personal finance topics like loans, credit cards, and budgeting, and making them accessible and somewhat fun.

Emergency Loans for the Unemployed

If you are facing limited cash flow in 2020, you are in the company of many. The pandemic has left millions of Americans unemployed, which makes…

How to Refinance Your Personal Loan

Refinancing your personal loan could help you get a lower interest rate and save money; here’s what you need to know about how to refinance a personal loan.

OppLoans Installment Loans Review

OppLoans is like the benchwarmer at a basketball game — it’s a decent backup if you can’t qualify for other loans. Max. Loan $4,000 Variable APR…

A First Time Home Buyer’s Guide

If you’re a first-time home buyer and you don’t have a large down payment saved up, you’re not alone. Nearly half of all first-time buyers used a…

Is Now the Right Time to Get a Mortgage?

The coronavirus pandemic has caused interest rates to reach record lows, which means it’s cheaper than ever to borrow money for a home loan. Stil…

The Best High-Yield Savings Accounts for 2020

If you have a regular savings account at a big bank, you’re probably not earning much interest on your money. The average savings account in Amer…