LendingTree Announces Top Customer-Rated Lenders by Loan Product for Q4 2017

CHARLOTTE, N.C., January 19, 2018 - LendingTree®, the nation’s leading online loan marketplace, today released its quarterly list of the top customer-rated lenders on its network based on actual customer reviews for the fourth quarter of 2017. The list features the top lenders in multiple loan product categories, including Mortgages, Personal Loans, Business Loans and Auto Loans, all of which are included in LendingTree's online loan marketplace.

Lender rankings are based on a weighted average of overall rating and the total volume of customer reviews for mortgage, personal, business and auto loans. Lenders were rated on offered rates, fees and closing costs, responsiveness, customer service and overall customer experience. Each category has one winner, but the rank of the remaining lenders is not specified. This quarter the business category only has a No. 1 winner, and four lenders are recognized in the personal loans category due to a tie.

The top lenders for the fourth quarter by product are:

Mortgage Category

#1 Winner:
LenderFi, Inc.

Top 10 Badge:
Triumph Lending
First Direct Lending, LLC
MB Financial Bank
Insight Loans
Howard Bank
AmeriSave Mortgage Corporation
CBC National Bank
J. G. Wentworth Home Lending, LLC
loanDepot, LLC

Personal Loans Category

#1 Winner:
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Top 3 Badge:
Bank of Internet USA
Best Egg
Marcus by Goldman Sachs
 
Business Loans Category

#1 Winner:
Seek Capital

Auto Loans Category
#1 Winner:
RefiJet

Top 3 Badge:
rateGenius
Carvana


"Congratulations to our Q4 winners," said Neil Salvage, president of LendingTree. "Ratings and reviews of our lending partners help inform consumers in their loan shopping decisions and promote excellent customer service across LendingTree's network of lenders."

LendingTree provides consumers access to currently more than 500 lenders from across the country. LendingTree's network of lenders provides a variety of loan products including home loans, personal loans, credit cards, student loans, business loans, home equity loans/lines of credit, auto loans and more. To learn more about our lenders, visit http://www.lendingtree.com/mortgage-lenders. For information about joining the LendingTree network of lenders, please visit https://www.lendingtree.com/about/partner-with-us/register.

About LendingTree
LendingTree (NASDAQ: TREE) is the nation's leading online loan marketplace, empowering consumers as they comparison-shop across a full suite of loan and credit-based offerings. LendingTree provides an online marketplace which connects consumers with multiple lenders that compete for their business, as well as an array of online tools and information to help consumers find the best loan. Since inception, LendingTree has facilitated more than 65 million loan requests. LendingTree provides free monthly credit scores through My LendingTree and access to its network of over 500 lenders offering home loans, personal loans, credit cards, student loans, business loans, home equity loans/lines of credit, auto loans and more. LendingTree, LLC is a subsidiary of LendingTree, Inc. For more information go to www.lendingtree.com, dial 800-555-TREE, like our Facebook page and/or follow us on Twitter @LendingTree.