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Cassidy Horton

Cassidy Horton is a finance writer passionate about helping people find financial freedom. With an MBA and a bachelor's in public relations, her work has been published more than a thousand times online.

About Cassidy Horton

Current Role

Personal finance writer


  • Banking
  • Insurance
  • Home Loans


  • Bachelor's degree in public relations and MBA from Georgia Southern University

Personal Finance Experience

Cassidy has researched and written more than a thousand articles on banking, insurance, loans, and more. She first became interested in the personal finance industry after paying off $18,000 in debt within 10 months of graduating college.

Cassidy later went on to triple her salary in two years by ditching her eight-to-five job to write for a living. Today, she runs her own copywriting business and a finance website for freelancers.

Latest from Cassidy Horton

How Much Money Can You Get From a Reverse Mortgage?

A reverse mortgage is a loan that lets you tap your home’s equity without moving...

Reverse Mortgage Pros and Cons

Older homeowners use a reverse mortgage to tap their home’s equity without making a monthly payment. When you take out a reverse mortgage,...

Longbridge Financial Reverse Mortgage Review

About Longbridge Financial Longbridge Financial was founded in 2012 by previous MetLife, New York Life and Fidelity employees. It’s based in New Jersey...

Reverse Mortgage Interest Rates

Many older homeowners find themselves asset-rich but cash-poor as they approach or enter retirement. If you’ve owned your home for decades, chances are...

How to Stop a Reverse Mortgage Foreclosure

If you’re facing a potential reverse mortgage foreclosure, you’re likely in one of two difficult situations:  You’re the original reverse mortgage borrower and...

Reverse Mortgage Counseling

If you’re at least age 62, you may be considering a reverse mortgage to cover living expenses, home repairs, and other costs. Unlike...

How to Get Out of a Reverse Mortgage

If you’re rethinking your reverse mortgage, know that you have options. A reverse mortgage lets you tap into your home equity without making...

Premier Reverse Mortgage Review

Premier Reverse Mortgage is a Marietta, Georgia-based company that sells one product only—reverse mortgages.  It was created in 2012 after its founder, Matt...

Small Business Loans: Which Type Is Best for Your Business?

Starting or growing a small business often requires financing beyond your personal savings. Unlike consumer...

Open Mortgage Reverse Mortgage Review

About Open Mortgage reverse mortgage Open Mortgage was founded in 2003 in Austin, Texas. Today, it holds mortgage licenses in 45 states plus...