Shannon Serpette

Shannon Serpette is a mother of two and an award-winning journalist and freelancer who lives in Illinois. When she’s not spending time with her children, she is often pursuing her favorite hobbies – running, metal detecting, kayaking, and reading about personal finance.

Articles by Shannon Serpette:

12
Jul
Which American Airlines Credit Card Is Best for You?

There’s an American Airlines credit card for everybody, from infrequent travelers to jet setting globetrotters. This guide will help determine which is right for each kind of spender.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
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11
Jul
Virgin Atlantic World Elite Mastercard Review

With its generous sign-up bonus and anniversary bonus miles offer, the Virgin Atlantic World Elite Mastercard is a good option for anyone who enjoys flying with Virgin Atlantic. Beware though, some of the perks, including the companion reward benefit, requires making a lot of purchases on your card annually.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: ptype_review,
01
Jul
Allstate Home Insurance Review 2019

Allstate Insurance Company offers a full line of insurance coverage for homes, autos, boats, life, and add-on policies. They are one of the bigger companies in the insurance industry. Customers who bundle their home insurance policy with an Allstate auto insurance policy or other coverages will get the best rates.

Posted in: Insurance,
Tags: product review, ptype_review,
26
Jun
PayPal LoanBuilder Review: Is it Right for Your Small Business?

LoanBuilder offers short-term small business loans from $5,000 to $500,000. It’s an attractive choice because it doesn’t carry origination or early repayment fees, but the upfront interest fee may be a deal breaker for some.

Posted in: Small Business Loans,
Tags: loan review, ptype_review,
18
Jun
Indiana Small Business Loans & Grants

If you’re starting a business in Indiana, you have access to several options for funding. For example, you may be able to pursue small business loans, grants, or other financing methods you can learn about here.

Posted in: Small Business Loans,
Tags: ptype_state,
17
Jun
Spirit Airlines World Mastercard Review

The Spirit Airlines World Mastercard is a travel card that gives you the chance to rack up miles you can redeem for flights. This card is a good option for families who want to fly affordably for vacations.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: credit card review 2, ptype_review,
14
Jun
ASPCA Pet Insurance Review

ASPCA pet insurance offers a variety of plans, whether you want complete coverage or just need to be covered in case of accidents. You get to choose your deductibles and benefit limits.

Posted in: Insurance, Pet Insurance,
Tags: product review, ptype_review,
13
Jun
Amex Delta Reserve Credit Card Review: Is It Worth the High Price Tag?

The American Express Delta Reserve credit card gives cardholders a chance for good rewards, such as free companion tickets. Before you sign up though, be aware of the card’s high annual fee. You’ll need to make sure you’ll use it enough to reap the rewards.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: credit card review 2, ptype_review,
11
Jun
Chase Sapphire Preferred Review 2019

The Chase Sapphire Preferred offers flexible rewards through the Chase Ultimate Rewards program. However, avid travelers should check out the Reserve card, and those who don't travel often should consider a cash back card.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: credit card review 2, ptype_review,
10
Jun
Student Loans for International Students

International students who are pursuing study in the United States will likely find it’s not cheap. For these students, finding financial aid can be one of the biggest hurdles to getting their education abroad. However, there are student loans for international students available.

Posted in: Student Loans,