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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

Best HELOC Rates in Colorado

A home equity line of credit (HELOC) allows you to use your home’s equity for various needs, such as paying off debt and...

Pet Insurance That Covers Heartworm Treatment

Heartworms can pose a serious threat to your pet’s health, leading to severe complications if not addressed. It’s essential to treat this condition,...

Pet Insurance That Covers Pregnancy

If you’re considering breeding your pet, you might wonder about pet insurance that covers pregnancy. Welcoming a litter of kittens or puppies is...

What Is a Floor Rate on a Home Equity Loan or HELOC?

A challenge with variable interest rates is knowing what to expect. But one thing you...

Pet Insurance for Breeding

Finding the best pet insurance for breeding can be challenging. Only two major providers offer comprehensive breeding coverage, while others might help with...

Can You Apply for a HELOC After Refinancing?

If you’ve recently refinanced your mortgage, but you need extra money for a large expense—like closing costs, home improvements, or an emergency—you may...

What’s the Best Strategy for Using a HELOC?

Unlocking the equity in your home with a home equity line of credit (HELOC) can...

How Life Insurance Works

Life insurance can either be temporary or permanent. Learn about the different types of policies and how to choose the right coverage for...

What Does Homeowners Insurance Cover?

Homeowners insurance covers property damage, theft, and personal liability. But not all policies are the same. Here’s what homeowners insurance does and doesn’t...

How Does Homeowners Insurance Work?

Learn how homeowners insurance can protect your property and finances from unexpected damage caused by natural disasters, theft, and more.