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Jerry Brown

Jerry Brown is a freelance personal finance writer who lives in New Orleans. He covers a range of personal finance topics, including credit, personal loans, and student loans.

About Jerry Brown

Current Role

Personal finance writer


  • Credit
  • Debt Management
  • Personal Loans
  • Student Loans


  • Plutus Award Nominee For Best Social Media For Personal Finance


  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration and business management from the University of New Orleans

Personal Finance Experience

Jerry has more than four years of experience writing about personal finance for various publications. He started a blog called Peerless Money Mentor in 2017 to share his financial journey. His mission is to help others master their finances so they can live better lives.

Latest from Jerry Brown

Income-Based Personal Loans

Lenders that offer income-based personal loans focus more on your income than your credit score. This option might be an excellent choice if...

No-Origination-Fee Personal Loans

An origination fee is a one-time upfront fee a lender may charge to process your personal loan application. The cost of this fee...

Personal Loan Agreement Between Family or Friends

A personal loan is a lump-sum financing tool with set monthly payments. You can get...

How to Get a $60,000 Personal Loan

Personal loans are fixed-rate monthly installment products. You can use a $60,000 personal loan for just about any legal reason, including debt consolidation...

Eligibility Requirements for a Reverse Mortgage

A reverse mortgage allows senior citizen homeowners to tap their home’s equity. This option may...

Fix-and-Flip Loans With 100% Financing

If you want to purchase an investment property with no money down, a 100% fix-and-flip loan might be a possible solution. Once approved...

Fix-and-Flip Loans for Investors

A fix-and-flip loan is a short-term funding solution real estate investors can use to purchase a fixer-upper. These loans could help you renovate...

Bluevine Business Line of Credit Review

Bluevine is a fintech company founded in 2013 that helps businesses grow by providing access to funds to cover various business expenses. It...

How to Refinance Parent Student Loans

Refinancing a private parent student loan or Parent PLUS loan could save you money if you qualify for a lower annual percentage rate...

How to Remove a Student Loan Default From Your Credit Report

Student loan default occurs when you fail to repay your loan as promised. Default time...