Ashley Sutphin Watkins

Ashley Sutphin Watkins

Ashley Sutphin Watkins is a graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill where she studied journalism. She has worked as a journalist, content creator, and copywriter for nearly a decade, with a focus on personal finance, real estate, and healthcare. She now lives in Knoxville with her husband and young kids. During her free time, she enjoys traveling and enjoying the outdoors in East Tennessee.

Articles by Ashley Sutphin Watkins:

Chase Freedom Unlimited Review

The Chase Freedom Unlimited offers several cash back rates with no annual fee.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Healthy Paws Pet Insurance Review

Healthy Paws offers good coverage and a solid value for pet owners. There aren’t caps on payouts and conditions such as hip dysplasia are often covered.

Posted in: Insurance, Pet Insurance, Reviews (2),
How to Get a Personal Loan

Taking out a personal loan is similar to getting other loans. You need to find a bank or lender that meet your needs and then submit some information.

Posted in: Personal Loan Information, Personal Loans,
How to Pay for Graduate School

Graduate school provides an advanced degree in a specific profession or field of study following the completion of an undergraduate program. Students may struggle with paying for graduate school, but funding options are available, including grants, scholarships, working for a university, and both federal and private student loans.

Posted in: Private Student Loans, Student Loans,
Direct Grad PLUS Loan: Eligibility Requirements & Application Advice

The Grad PLUS Loan is a federal education loan for graduate students. The Grad PLUS Loan is also available to students who are going to attend professional school. The interest rate for this loan is fixed, and the borrower’s credit history is a factor in eligibility.

Posted in: Student Loans,
How to Pay for Emergency Pet Care

There are a number of ways to pay for emergency pet care including personal loans, credit cards, welfare organizations, and veterinary schools.

Posted in: Insurance, Personal Loans, Pet Insurance,
Does Life Insurance Get Paid Out on Murders?

Life insurance is often paid out on murders, but it depends on your policy type and terms. Check the fine print of your policy to find out.

Posted in: Insurance,
LendingClub Competitors and Alternatives

If you are looking for an alternative to LendingClub personal loans, check out the options below.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
SoFi Private Student Loans Review

SoFi recently announced it would offer private student loans in addition to its existing student loan refinancing options. These undergraduate loans have no fees and are managed entirely online.

Posted in: Private Student Loans, Student Loans,
How to Avoid a Student Loan Tax Offset on Your Refund from Defaulting

Note about changes due to COVID-19: There have been changes to the federal student loan program as a part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) that passed in Congress on March 27, 2020, to help those affected by the Coronavirus. Until June 30, 2023, borrowers have the option to suspend payments […]

Posted in: Student Loans,