Jennifer Lobb

Jennifer Lobb

Jennifer Lobb is a small business and personal finance writer. She has a passion for writing and her work has been featured in a number of online publications and media outlets, including MSN, Inc., and more. Jennifer is a graduate of University of Denver and received a MA with a focus in Literature, Culture, and Arts Management. When she’s not writing, she can be found with a good book in hand or whipping up something creative in the kitchen.

Articles by Jennifer Lobb:

22
May
Connext Student Loan Review and Alternatives

Though undergraduate and graduate students were once able to seek financial assistance through the Connext Private Loan, this product is no longer available. Student borrowers with a Connext private loan should be aware that all Connext Loans are now serviced by Launch Servicing.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_review,
22
May
Parent PLUS Loan vs Private Student Loan

The Parent PLUS Loan, which is a federal student loan, offers flexible terms and a standard fixed interest rate. However, private student loans may be preferable to parents who have very good or excellent credit, although repayment options may be more limited.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_comparison,
20
May
Upstart vs. SoFi: Personal Loan Comparison

Both Upstart and SoFi offer online personal loans, but the rates and benefits that come with each loan differ. Keep reading to learn which lender is right for you.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
Tags: ptype_comparison,
18
May
Student Loan Comparison Calculator

Using this student loan comparison calculator can help you determine which private student loan or refinance loan best fits your needs.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_calculator,
04
May
SoFi vs. CommonBond Student Loan Comparison

Both SoFi and CommonBond offer student loan refinancing services, and the two share many benefits, including competitive rates. This SoFi vs. CommonBond comparison will offer insight into when one lender may be better than the other.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_comparison,
04
May
LightStream vs. SoFi: Personal Loan Comparison

Both LightStream and Sofi provide affordable loans to borrowers with good credit, but which lender is best for you? In this guide, we review both loans and cover some scenarios where one lender may be better than the other.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
Tags: ptype_comparison,
04
May
LendKey vs. SoFi: Student Loan Refinancing Comparison

SoFi and LendKey can both help you to refinance student loans but they have some different features. Compare terms, rates, fees, and more to determine which is best for you.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_comparison,
27
Mar
Student Loan Default Guide

Both private student loans and federal loans can go into default status. Though the consequences can vary based on loan type, one thing is certain — a student loan default can negatively impact your finances and credit score and should be avoided if possible.

Posted in: Student Loans,
27
Mar
Pay As You Earn (PAYE) Student Loan Repayment Plan Guide

PAYE is an income-driven repayment plan that caps monthly student loan payments at 10% of the borrower's discretionary income and may result in loan forgiveness after 20 years of on-time payments.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_review,
02
Mar
Hot Tub Financing: Compare Your Options

Hot tubs can be expensive, but you can finance one with a personal loan or by leveraging your home equity.

Posted in: Home Equity, Personal Loans,
Tags: ptype_cornersecond,