Jeanette Perez

Jeanette Perez

Jeanette Perez is a bestselling author and intelligence analyst who lives in the mountains of western Montana with 11 goats, two dogs, and way too many computers. She is passionate about helping college students and grads get their student loans paid off through smart money management.

Articles by Jeanette Perez:

01
Jul
How to Handle Student Loans While on Maternity Leave

If you’re about to be a mother, whether it’s for the first time or not, then you’ve probably thought about all the changes in your life that are coming — especially in the area of finances. Having a baby alters your financial picture. If you take maternity or paternity leave, those changes can be even […]

Posted in: Student Loans,
26
Feb
How to Qualify for a Home Equity Loan With Bad Credit

It can be difficult to qualify for home equity loans with bad credit. But, there are ways to improve your chances of getting a bad credit home equity loan.

Posted in: Best Options, Home Equity,
10
Feb
Peer-to-Peer Lending: Where to Find These Loans

Peer-to-peer lending is a great way to get an unsecured personal loan, often at lower rates than a traditional bank loan.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
17
Jan
Jora Credit Personal Loan Review: Fast Money, High Rates

Jora Credit offers small personal loans to borrowers who may not be able to get approved elsewhere. Their products are very expensive, though, so if you can qualify with a more affordable lender, try that first.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
10
Jan
Best Egg Personal Loans Review

If you earn a high income and have an excellent credit score, a Best Egg personal loan could be a great financing option.

Posted in: Personal Loan Reviews, Personal Loans,
09
Jan
PNC Personal Loans Review

PNC offers a wide variety of banking and loan products, including personal loans. With competitive rates and no fees or prepayment penalties, PNC Bank Loans are a good option if you’re looking for a personal loan.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
09
Jan
USAA Personal Loans Review

If you or a family member are a current or former member of the U.S. armed forces, USAA offers a variety of personal loans and services that can help you meet your financial needs.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
21
Jun
Can You Pay Your Mortgage With a Credit Card?

In some cases, you can use a credit card to pay your mortgage. It’s not, however, a good idea unless you have no other choice.

Posted in: Credit Cards, Mortgages,
19
Jun
Can You Trust Student Loan Advice from Reddit?

Reddit can be a great source for anecdotal tips, but it’s still anonymous advice and therefore shouldn’t be relied upon for making important decisions—especially when it comes to your personal finances. Instead, make sure you verify advice that you find on Reddit with another, trusted resource before following it.

Posted in: Private Student Loans, Student Loans,