Debbie Baratz

Debbie Baratz has written about topics including personal finance, financial markets, and banking. And as a media relations professional, she spent 10+ years working at not-for-profit, private, and publicly-traded financial institutions. When Debbie isn’t working, she can be found working out, reading, or traveling.

Articles by Debbie Baratz:

01
Oct
AARP Pet Insurance Discount

Pet-owning AARP members can alleviate concerns about their pets’ medical issues thanks to an AARP discounted pet insurance option, Petplan.

Posted in: Insurance, Pet Insurance,
03
Mar
How to Do a Balance Transfer With a Citizens Bank Credit Card

Citizens Bank offers two credit cards that have no annual fees and 0% introductory APRs on balance transfers. Transferring a balance to a Citizens Bank credit card can take up to four weeks, so plan accordingly.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
09
Jan
Erie Renters Insurance Review

Erie renters insurance can be a good solution for those looking affordable policies and competitive coverage. Read on to learn more about the costs and coverage of Erie's Renters Insurance.

Posted in: Insurance,
03
Jan
American Family Renters Insurance Review

American Family renters insurance coverage starts as low as $11.50 per month. The basic coverage includes property, liability, and loss of use protection. Renters may opt for additional coverage for identity theft, travel, pet insurance, and home-based businesses.

Posted in: Insurance,
20
Jun
Progressive Renters Insurance Review

Progressive offers consumers basic renters insurance with the option to add additional coverage. Costs are in line with other insurance companies, and its online quote is easy to obtain. There are many discounts available, as well.

Posted in: Insurance,
25
May
Qapital Review: Can This App Save You Money?

Qapital has garnered a slew of positive reviews and may be considered a great option for passive savings for short-term goals.

Posted in: Personal Finance,
25
May
Digit App Review: Automate Your Savings

Digit is a micro-savings app that helps consumers save money, build good habits, and track goals.

Posted in: Personal Finance, Personal Finance Apps,
06
May
Prudential Life Insurance Review

Prudential is a well-established company that offers several types of life insurance to consumers. Costs for a life insurance policy can be as little as $75 per month but varies based on the insured individual and the policy.

Posted in: Insurance,
02
May
Assurant Renters Insurance Review

Consumers seeking renters insurance have options ranging from basic coverage to different additions. Making a coverage decision can be challenging, along with selecting an insurance carrier. Assurant, a specialist in renters insurance, may answer these concerns.

Posted in: Insurance,
07
Nov
How to Do a Balance Transfer With a Citi Credit Card

For people seeking balance transfer options with a Citi credit card, they’ll find three options to meet their needs. Citi’s balance transfer process is straightforward, and its balance transfer cards offer 0% APR for a limited time. If you need to transfer a Citi balance to a different credit card, here’s also what to watch for.

Posted in: Credit Cards,