Christy Rakoczy

Christy Rakoczy is an experienced personal finance and legal writer who has been writing full time since 2008. She earned her JD at UCLA and graduated from the University of Rochester with a degree in media and communications. Her work has been featured on CNN Money, MSN Money, Yahoo Finance, USA Today, and more.

Articles by Christy Rakoczy:

10
Jan
Most Exclusive Credit Cards Available in 2020

These exclusive credit cards don’t just come with ridiculous qualification requirements. They come with crazy perks, too. Keep reading to see if you qualify.

Posted in: Credit Cards, Other Types of Credit Cards,
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09
Jan
Rocket Mortgage Review

Rocket Mortgage makes it easier and faster to apply for a mortgage online. The lender offers both conventional and government-backed loans at competitive rates.

Posted in: Mortgages, Reviews,
Tags: loan review, ptype_review,
09
Jan
Best Mortgage Refinance Companies

A mortgage refinance loan could lower your rate or reduce your monthly payment—or both. Our picks for the best mortgage refinance companies include Better, New American, loanDepot, Reali, and Guaranteed Rate.

Posted in: Mortgages,
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09
Jan
Figure Student Loan Refinance Review

Figure is a student loan refinancing lender that lets you apply completely online. It also offers forbearance, an autopay discount, and other perks for borrowers. Keep reading for more info.

Posted in: Student Loans,
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09
Jan
ELFI Student Loans Review

ELFI recently launched a private student loan service that provides loans for qualifying student borrowers. While ELFI’s private student loans are new, the company has been offering student loan refinancing for a long time and is a trusted name.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: loan review, ptype_review,
09
Jan
PNC Mortgage Review

PNC offers loans for buying a home or refinancing an existing home mortgage. You can obtain a jumbo loan, conventional loan, or government-back mortgages, and choose from a fixed- or adjustable-rate mortgage.

Posted in: Mortgages,
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09
Jan
PetFirst Pet Insurance Review

PetFirst offers pet insurance to dogs and cats ages 8 weeks and older, with no restrictions on senior pets. You can choose your reimbursement rate, deductible, and annual limits to best fit your budget and needs.

Posted in: Pet Insurance, Reviews (3),
Tags: product review, ptype_review,
09
Jan
Pet Assure Review

Pet Assure doesn't offer a pet insurance plan. Instead, the company offers a discount plan for taking your animal to a pre-approved Pet Assure vet.

Posted in: Pet Insurance,
Tags: ptype_review,
09
Jan
PenFed Student Loan Refinancing Review

You can refinance your loans with PenFed credit union, but only if you are a member. Membership is available if you’re in the military or you qualify based on employment or membership in an association.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: loan review, ptype_review,
08
Jan
Fundbox Business Loans Review

Fundbox provides business financing to companies that need cash quickly. Funding through invoice factoring or a line of credit can be as fast as the next business day.

Posted in: Small Business Loans,
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