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:

22
Nov
Dental School Loans: Compare Your Options

Dental school loans can help you fund your education. Sallie Mae, College Ave, SunTrust, Citizens Bank, PNC, and Discover are LendEDU’s top picks for the best dental school loans.

Posted in: Student Loan Options, Student Loans,
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22
Nov
Medical School Loans: Compare Federal and Private Options

You can take out medical school loans from the federal government, as well as private lenders. Our picks for the top medical school loans are offered by Sallie Mae, College Ave, SunTrust, Citizens Bank, PNC, and Discover.

Posted in: Student Loan Options, Student Loans,
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21
Nov
Pet Assure Review 2019

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,
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21
Nov
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,
21
Nov
How to Apply for a Personal Loan

To apply for personal loans, follow five steps: Check your credit score, determine whether you need a cosigner, set your budget, get prequalified, and choose a lender to apply with.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
21
Nov
Pet Insurance and Pre-Existing Conditions

There are limited options if you’re looking for pet insurance for pre-existing conditions. However, some insurers, such as Embrace, provide at least some coverage to your animal even if your pet has had past health issues.

Posted in: Pet Insurance, See Options,
21
Nov
Trupanion Pet Insurance Review 2019

Dogs and cats under 14 can get lifelong coverage through Trupanion pet insurance. There’s a per-deductible condition and no cap on payouts for each condition, but premiums may be higher than with other pet insurance companies.

Posted in: Pet Insurance, Reviews (3),
Tags: product review, ptype_review,
21
Nov
MetLife Pet Insurance Review

MetLife offers comprehensive insurance coverage, even to qualifying senior pets. Prices are competitive, and you have flexibility when it comes to your deductible and policy limits.

Posted in: Pet Insurance, Reviews,
Tags: product review, ptype_review,
21
Nov
USAA Pet Insurance Review

USAA offers a variety of comprehensive pet insurance plans, with reimbursement rates up to 90% and the option to choose your own deductible to customize your pet's health care coverage.

Posted in: Pet Insurance, Reviews,
Tags: ptype_review,
21
Nov
Embrace Pet Insurance Review

Embrace Pet Insurance offers accident, illness, and wellness coverage for dogs and cats. You’ll get up to 90% back on your vet bills, and your deductible will be reduced $50 annually for each year you don’t make a claim.

Posted in: Pet Insurance, Reviews (2),
Tags: product review, ptype_review,