Melissa Horton

Melissa Horton has an MBA in Finance and has worked as a financial professional for the past 13 years, helping clients understand the often complex vehicles available for both lending and investment needs. She is passionate about financial literacy and strives to educate clients and the general public to empower them in making smart financial decisions.

Articles by Melissa Horton:

18
Jul
Discover Student Loans Review

Discover offers student loans for both undergraduate and graduate students, as well as a loan to refinance and consolidate existing loans. Discover Student Loans have competitive rates, unique benefits, and may be a good choice for you depending on your situation.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: loan review, ptype_review,
09
Jul
CommonBond Student Loan Review

CommonBond offers competitive private student loans and student loan refinancing options. CommonBond may be a good fit for you if you meet the lender's eligibility requirements and are not offered a lower rate elsewhere.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: loan review, ptype_review,
08
Jul
Best Chase Credit Cards

Chase Bank offers several different credit cards with a variety of rewards programs. Whether you’re looking for a travel-focused card or a cash back card, Chase likely has a credit card designed to meet your needs.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: ptype_cornersecond,
03
Jul
Credit Karma Tax Review

Credit Karma is a popular credit monitoring platform that offers an array of free services and resources to its customers. The company was founded in San Francisco in 2007, and with the help of more than 800 employees, Credit Karma has grown into one of the most widely used free online services for millions of […]

Posted in: Taxes,
Tags: ptype_review,
28
Jun
American Express Serve Cards: Which is Right for You?

American Express Serve cards are prepaid debit cards that come in three options, one of which includes a cash back rewards program, and all of which are intended to make debit card management more beneficial.

Posted in: Banking,
Tags: ptype_comparison,
27
Jun
Best Capital One Credit Cards

Capital One offers a variety of rewards cards, from travel rewards to cash back options, including the Venture Rewards Card, Savor Card, and Spark Cash Card for businesses. The best Capital One credit card for you will depend on which type of rewards you want to earn.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: ptype_cornersecond,
26
Jun
How to Destroy a Metal Credit Card

There are a few ways to get rid of or destroy your metal credit card including sending it back to the credit card company, cutting it with scissors or a shredder, or using a drill to put holes in the card.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
17
Jun
Pets Best Pet Insurance Review

Pets Best Insurance offers pet health insurance plans for both cats and dogs, with premium costs starting at just $6 per month for accident-only coverage. There’s no annual benefit limit and most policies have a small deductible.

Posted in: Insurance, Pet Insurance,
Tags: product review, ptype_review,
14
Jun
Victoria’s Secret Angel Credit Card Review

The Victoria's Secret Credit Card offers a handful of good benefits to frequent VS shoppers. But if you're only a casual fan, this store card probably isn't for you.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: credit card review 2, ptype_review,
13
Jun
How Much Money Do You Need to Live Off Interest?

This guide provides details on how much you need to live off interest alone when you’re ready to retire, including if you're planning to invest in the stock market as a way of doing so.

Posted in: Banking, Investing,