Dave Rathmanner

Dave Rathmanner, a graduate of the University of Delaware, regularly plans and writes content about student loans, personal loans, credit cards, small business loans, mortgages, and a variety of other financial products. Dave’s work has been featured in the Chicago Tribune, Bloomberg, Forbes, CNBC, U.S. News, International Business Times, Consumer Reports, VICE, Yahoo Finance, NPR, and more.

Articles by Dave Rathmanner:

20
Jan
Safest Cities & States to Buy a Home in the U.S.

We analyzed the FBI's crime database to find the safest and most dangerous cities, states, and regions of the United States.

Posted in: Mortgages, Reports,
14
Jan
Refinance Parent PLUS Loans

You can refinance Parent PLUS loans to help you save on interest costs. In addition, many lenders will allow you to transfer the loan to your child.

Posted in: Refinancing Student Loans, Student Loans,
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13
Jan
Best Colleges for Financial Aid

A look at the best colleges for financial aid including need-based aid, non-need-based aid, and aid for international students.

Posted in: Financial Aid, Reports,
08
Jan
Best Commercial Truck Insurance Companies

In order to operate legally, a truck driver needs insurance. The problem is, finding that insurance can be difficult. There are several companies that offer commercial truck insurance which we have reviewed below.

Posted in: Insurance, Other Insurance Resources,
Tags: ptype_cornersecond,
06
Jan
Which Credit Card is Promoted in the Samuel L. Jackson Commercial?

You may have seen the commercials with iconic actor Samuel L. Jackson promoting a credit card in a variety of situations. Like Jennifer Garner in similar commercials, he remains calm and unruffled as he describes the no-frills card with a straightforward cash back rewards program. The most recent commercial features Samuel L. Jackson walking through a […]

Posted in: Credit Cards,
06
Jan
Personal Loans for Students

Personal loans might be an option for students who need additional funds after financial aid. You can find a lender that specializes in personal loans for students. Before jumping in, however, make sure you know what you’re getting into—and what might be a better idea.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
06
Jan
What is a Student Loan Grace Period?

Most student loans come with a grace period during which you don’t have to make payments. If you’re smart, however, you’ll use some tips and tricks to maximize your savings on your student loan repayment—and minimize your debt.

Posted in: Student Loans,
03
Jan
What to Do About Your Student Loans If You Lose Your Job

If you have a significant amount of student loan debt, you might have frequent nightmares about losing your job. But dealing with your student loans if you find yourself unemployed isn’t as scary as you might think. In fact, all federal student loans and some private student loans have protections that may be able to […]

Posted in: Student Loans,
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03
Jan
Should You Consolidate Your Student Loans?

Are you making separate student loan payments each month on student loans? You may want to consider consolidating your student loans. Student loan consolidation and refinancing can help relieve some of the pain caused by multiple interest payments. Student loans are tough these days. The most recent student loan debt statistics show 71% of college graduates [&helli

Posted in: Student Loans,
03
Jan
SimpleFi Student Loan Refinancing Alternatives

SimpleFi was a student loan refinancing company based in Palo Alto, California. They were originally founded in 2012 with the goal of helping borrowers better manage their student loan debt but they went out of business.

Posted in: Student Loans,
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