Tiffany Verbeck

Personal Finance Contributor

Tiffany Verbeck is a personal finance expert. She uses her storytelling skills gained from a master’s degree in writing to run a freelancing business focused on helping people make and manage their money.

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Subsidized vs Unsubsidized Student Loans

Point of Interest Subsidized loans are based on financial need, and interest is paid for you while you’re in school. Unsubsidized loans accrue in…

How do Home Construction Loans Work?

Point of Interest If you’re looking to build a house, it’s important to know that home construction loans are shorter in length and c…

FHA Loan Refinancing: Tips and Hidden Costs

The Federal Housing Administration has been systematically overcharging borrowers at the closing table when FHA loans are refinanced. Has this happened to you?

What Is a Reverse Mortgage?

Can a reverse mortgage help you? Before utilizing it as a tool, take time to thoroughly understand where they add value ... and where they don't.

How to Pay Off Credit Card Debt

If you're struggling with how to get out of credit card debt, learn two repayment options that can help you decide which card to pay off first.

Credit Freeze: How and When to do It

If you suspect your private information was stolen or has fallen into the wrong hands, a credit freeze can stop others when they try to open a fraudulent account using your personal details.

World of Hyatt Credit Card Review

The World of Hyatt Credit Card is a hotel rewards credit card issued by Chase Bank. It offers cardholders free nights at Hyatt and other qualifyi…

Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card Review

The Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card is a travel and dining rewards credit card issued by Chase Bank. Cardholders receive 2x points for spending on…