TJ Porter

TJ is a Boston-based freelance writer who specializes in credit, credit cards, and bank accounts. He graduated with a degree in business from Northeastern University and has been featured on Credit Karma, DollarSprout, and Bankrate.

Articles by TJ Porter:

Earnest vs. SoFi Student Loan Refinance Comparison

SoFi offers some of the best deals in student loan refinancing and will be a great choice for most borrowers, though Earnest’s willingness to look at more than credit scores can make its loans more accessible to borrowers with lower credit scores.

Posted in: Student Loans,
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SoFi vs Marcus Personal Loans: Which Is Best?

Lenders SoFi and Marcus each offer low fees and low interest rates. SoFi is the best lender to choose if you’re looking to borrow a lot of money at once, while Marcus is a good choice if you need cash to meet an immediate need.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
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VA Home Improvement Loans: Guidelines & Renovation Loan Options for Veterans

VA home improvement loans are a great way for veterans to repair a fixer-upper or update a home. While there are restrictions on their use, they can be cheaper than other options.

Posted in: Mortgages,
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