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:

12
Jun
Capital One QuicksilverOne Cash Rewards Review

The Capital One QuicksilverOne Cash Rewards card offers decent rewards for cardholders with average credit. However, other cards offer similar perks for no annual fee. Keep reading to see which card is right for you.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: credit card review 2, ptype_review,
11
Jun
Chase Freedom Credit Card Review for 2019

The Chase Freedom card offers solid rewards in select rotating categories. Whether the card makes sense for you will depend on where you spend the most and your rewards preferences.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: credit card review 2, ptype_review,
11
Jun
Small Business Financing Options in Tennessee: Grants, Loans, & Investments

There are state-based Tennessee small business grants and small business loans, as well as online lenders that Tennessee business owners can work with.

Posted in: Small Business Loans,
Tags: ptype_state,
05
Jun
Student Loans for Bad Credit Guide

Students or parents with bad credit or no credit history should know there are options when it comes to bad credit student loans. Federal student loans are typically the best borrowing option, but there are private loan options as well.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_cornersecond,
28
May
Capital One Savor Card Review: Is it the Best Card for Dining Out?

The Capital One Savor Card offers big rewards to cardholders who frequently dine out and spend in the entertainment category. The card does come with an annual fee, however, so whether it’s right for you will come down to your budget.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: ptype_review, rewards credit cards,
23
May
SoFi Money Review: Earn More From Your Bank Account

SoFi Money offers a hybrid online savings and checking account with no account minimum fees, no overdraft fees, and no ATM transaction fees. Your SoFi bank account balance will earn 2.25% APY.

Posted in: Banking,
Tags: ptype_review,
20
May
Best Home Improvement Loans for 2019

If you’re looking for a home improvement loan, you have several options including personal loans, home equity loans, and other financing choices.

Posted in: Personal Loan Uses, Personal Loans,
Tags: ptype_cornersecond,
10
May
How to Pay Off Debt Fast

There are different ways to pay off debt including the debt snowball method and avalanche method. There are also debt consolidation loans and other financial products that combine your debt into one manageable payment.

Posted in: Personal Finance,
01
May
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: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_review,
10
Apr
HSBC Gold Mastercard Review: A Good Card for Avoiding High-Interest Debt

The HSBC Gold Mastercard features an introductory APR on both purchases and balance transfers. After that, the APR remains competitive depending on the cardholder’s credit.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: ptype_review,