Jamie Cattanach

Jamie Cattanach is a personal finance writer whose work has been featured at The Motley Fool, Yahoo! Finance, CNBC Money and elsewhere. She got her journalistic start as a staff writer at The Penny Hoarder, where she became fascinated with finding the best ways to live well while spending as little as possible. Learn more at www.jamiecattanach.com.

Articles by Jamie Cattanach

5 Ways Personal Loans Can Influence Your Credit Score

A personal loan is money lent by a bank or other financial institution that you pay back in monthly installments. Terms (the amount of time... read more

8 Ways Coronavirus Scammers Are Trying to Trick You

At the time of this writing, more than 120 million people across the globe are infected with COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. Chances... read more

Millennials And Men Are Overspending for Instagram Fame

Instagram may be free to download onto your phone. But new data shows that the photo-sharing app may lead to peripheral spending in the service... read more

1 in 3 Cardholders Are in Credit Card Debt Due to Medical Bills

Credit card debt is not something that anyone would aspire to, but it can be a far more complicated story than simple overspending. As Matt... read more

Will Your Credit Score Show Up on a Background Check?

Your credit score may only be three little numbers, but it packs a powerful punch when it comes to your financial well-being. A low score... read more