Stephanie Sasseen

Stephanie Bolling Sasseen is a writer based in St. Petersburg, Florida. Her work has appeared in various publications and websites including the Tampa Bay Times and The Penny Hoarder. She graduated with a BA in Journalism from the University of South Florida. Now, she writes about personal finance, travel, music and performing arts. Find her at the world’s largest shuffleboard club or connect with her on Twitter.

Articles by Stephanie Sasseen:

31
Mar
Does Refinancing an Auto Loan Hurt Your Credit?

Refinancing an auto loan can save you money and reduce expenses, but it can also drop your credit score. Shopping for the best rates and getting pre-approved are ways to safeguard your credit.

Posted in: Auto Loans,
18
Mar
Personal Loans in Florida

Personal loans are flexible, have a quick turnaround, and offer lower interest rates than credit cards.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
Tags: ptype_state,
11
Mar
GreenSky Home Improvement Loans Review

The GreenSky home improvement loan acts as a line of credit, and borrowers can use as much or as little as they need. It’s easy to apply for a GreenSky loan, but only consumers with a high credit score typically get approved.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
Tags: loan review, ptype_review,
06
Mar
Good Sam RV Insurance Review

Good Sam specializes in RV coverage, and its policies support RV enthusiasts from weekenders to full-timers. Money-saving features, like its storage option and full replacement coverage, come standard in every policy.

Posted in: Insurance, RV Insurance,
Tags: ptype_review,
04
Mar
Progressive RV Insurance Review

Progressive RV insurance covers a range of recreational vehicles and offers several discounts to keep its rates competitive. Receive and customize an online quote in less than 10 minutes.

Posted in: Insurance, RV Insurance,
Tags: ptype_review,
02
Mar
Deck Financing: How to Pay for Your New Deck or Patio

Borrowers have several affordable options when it comes to financing a deck installation project. The best choices include a home equity loan or line of credit, a personal loan, or a builder loan.

Posted in: Home Equity, Personal Loans,
Tags: ptype_cornersecond,
02
Mar
Trupanion vs. Healthy Paws: Pet Insurance Comparison

Healthy Paws and Trupanion have similar coverage options but differ in how deductibles are handled. Trupanion’s core policy includes more services than Healthy Paws, which can make its premiums higher.

Posted in: Pet Insurance,
Tags: ptype_comparison,
13
Feb
Personal Loan Limit: How Much Can I Borrow?

The maximum personal loan amount you can borrow depends on your credit history, income, and the lender you choose. Borrowers should only take out large personal loans for justifiable expenses.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
12
Feb
LendingTree vs. LendingClub: Personal Loan Comparison

LendingTree is an online lending marketplace for banks. LendingClub is a platform for peer-to-peer lending. Both have an easy application process and fast funding, but they differ in repayment terms, fees and eligibility requirements.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
Tags: ptype_comparison,
16
Dec
How to Refinance Student Loans With Bad Credit

Bad credit makes paying off student loan debt challenging, but it can be done through refinancing or loan consolidation. Borrowers can increase their FICO credit score or get a consigner to improve their chances of being approved.

Posted in: Student Loans,