Erica Gellerman

Erica Gellerman is a CPA, MBA, personal finance writer, and founder of The Worth Project. Her work has been featured on Forbes, Money, Business Insider, The Everygirl, The Everymom, and more. She currently lives in Hawaii.

Articles by Erica Gellerman:

30
Mar
Is It a Good Idea to Refinance Federal Student Loans?

Federal loans come with protections that you’ll lose if you refinance, like loan deferment and income-driven repayment. Still, refinancing comes with its own benefits, like lowering your interest rates. Here’s how to decide what’s right for you.

Posted in: Refinancing Student Loans, Student Loans,
23
Mar
OpenRoad Lending Review

OpenRoad Lending offers auto refinancing with competitive rates and a simple online application process. However, the company also places some restrictions on its loans that may ultimately make other options more suitable for you.

Posted in: Auto Loans,
Tags: ptype_review,
23
Mar
Petsecure Pet Insurance Review

Petsecure offers pet insurance for dogs and cats in Canada, including for your senior pet. Unlike other insurance companies, there is no maximum age to qualify for a policy.

Posted in: Pet Insurance,
Tags: ptype_review,
11
Mar
Line of Credit vs. Personal Loan

A personal line of credit gives you ongoing access to cash that you can borrow when you need. A personal loan gives you the money in one lump-sum distribution. Here’s how to know which to choose.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
Tags: ptype_comparison,
05
Mar
Superior Vision Insurance Review

Superior Vision is one of the nation’s largest vision insurance providers, covering eye exams, frames, lenses, and contact lenses. They also offer a range of benefits, including discounts on LASIK surgery and hearing aids.

Posted in: Insurance, Vision Insurance,
Tags: ptype_review,
05
Mar
Davis Vision Insurance Review

Davis Vision is one of the nation’s largest vision insurance providers, covering eye exams, frames, multiple lens types, and contact lenses. If you’re considering LASIK surgery, they also offer a discount for that.

Posted in: Insurance, Vision Insurance,
Tags: ptype_review,
02
Mar
Personal Loans for Single Mothers & Other Sources of Financial Aid

Financial emergencies can be especially tough on single parents, but there are a number of loan options single mothers can consider. From personal loans to federal aid, money is available to single moms to cover a wide range of expenses, even if they have bad credit.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
Tags: ptype_cornersecond,
28
Feb
Federal vs. Private Student Loans: What’s the Difference?

Federal loans should be your first stop when looking for a student loan—they offer benefits that private lenders don’t. But you may also need to consider private student loans if you need more money for your education.

Posted in: Student Loans,
20
Feb
3 Alternatives to TD Bank Student Loans

TD Bank offers a wide range of financial products but doesn’t offer student loans. We’ve compiled the three best alternatives to a TD Bank student loan that you’ll want to consider.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_alternatives,
10
Feb
How Many Personal Loans Can You Have at Once?

There are a number of lenders that allow you to take out multiple personal loans at once, but you’ll need to meet their criteria before you’re approved for an additional personal loan.

Posted in: Personal Loans,