January 16, 2017Read More
Fox Business "5 Budget Changes You Need to Make This Year"
The start of a new year is a good time to update your budget -- or create one in the first place. But as you review your budget and, hopefully, adjust it for your raise, here are a few more changes you should really think about making.
January 12, 2017Read More
Charlotte Business Journal "LendingTree Closes on Purchase of SouthPark Properties for Future HQ"
Nearly two months after announcing a $47 million local expansion, Charlotte-based LendingTree (NASDAQ: TREE) closed on its purchase of two office properties in SouthPark for its new headquarters campus.
January 03, 2017Read More
The Philadelphia Inquirer "Millennials Enter the Car Market...Carefully"
Millennials, typically defined as people born between 1980 and 2004, have produced plenty of anxiety in recent years for automakers, who worried they might kick-start a major downturn for the industry.
December 01, 2016Read More
Charlotte Business Journal "LendingTree Announces Two Major Leadership Changes"
LendingTree (NASDAQ: TREE) announced two major changes within its top ranks this week.
December 01, 2016Read More
Forbes "3 Smart Strategies to Whip Your Holiday Budget Into Shape Right Now"
A new survey conducted by online loan marketplace LendingTree reveals that 56% of consumers plan to shell out money in stores and online without any kind of budget to rein in their spending.
November 27, 2016Read More
Forbes "What If Paying For College Was Like Planning A Vacation?"
For Doug Lebda, trying to buy his first apartment was the complete opposite to planning a vacation. Comparison shopping with any financial product was essentially impossible in the ’90s. Lebda noted that he “had to look in the newspaper to...
November 09, 2016Read More
Business Insider "The Top 25 Most Expensive U.S. Cities for Owning a Home"
LendingTree compiled data from 250,000 home loan requests between January and October of 2016 to find the most expensive cities and states for mortgages based on average monthly loan payments and average total loan amounts.
November 02, 2016Read More
Charlotte Business Journal "LendingTree to Add More Than 300 Jobs in Charlotte HQ Expansion"
LendingTree will invest $47 million and double the employee base of its Charlotte headquarters over the next five years, Charlotte Chamber and state commerce officials announced on Wednesday.
October 14, 2016Read More
Investopedia "How do Rising Mortgage Rates Affect LendingTree? (TREE)"
Rising interest rates are seen as a threat to stocks broadly, but they have a unique impact on LendingTree’s (TREE) business. As a loan referral service, TREE depends on demand for home loans and mortgage refinancing for much of its revenue. Lower...
October 11, 2016Read More
MReport "Housing, We Have a Student Debt Problem"
The average amount of student loan debt per individual, according to the LendingTree survey, was $27,162. Millennials are paying an average of approximately $317 per month toward their student loan debt, which is 11.3 percent of an average monthly take-home...