Jacqueline DeMarco

Jacqueline DeMarco is a writer who specializes in financial topics. Her first job out of college was in the financial industry and it was there she gained a passion for helping others understand tricky financial topics. She frequently writes for financial publications such as MagnifyMoney, Northwestern Mutual, SoFi, and more. Jacqueline shares her latest financial stories on JacquelineDeMarco.com.

Articles by Jacqueline DeMarco

The Average Kitchen Remodel Cost in 2021 Is $14,864

Kitchen remodel costs average $14,864 in the U.S. in 2021. While nutritionists and dietitians differ on whether people should eat three meals a day, kitchens... read more

What It Takes to Earn an 800 Credit Score

A FICO Score between 800 and 850 is considered exceptional and can open financial doors for consumers. Analysts looked at anonymized credit reports of more... read more

With Expanded Child Tax Credit Payments Starting Soon, Here’s Where the Most Families Will Benefit

The latest coronavirus relief package (known as the American Rescue Plan) enhances the child tax credit, providing $3,600 annually per child to families with kids... read more

Survey Finds Bridal Parties Feel Pressure to Spend — and it Hurts Friendship with Bride

Does the sight of yet another wedding invitation make you sweat? Wedded bliss can come at a cost if you’re looking to celebrate a close... read more

Mortgage Rates in North Carolina — Plus Stats, First-Time Homebuyer Programs and Mortgage Refinancing

The average mortgage interest rate in North Carolina is 3.39%, just 0.7% above the average rate of 3.37% across the U.S. That means that when... read more

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