Jessica Sain-Baird

Managing Editor

  • Expertise: Personal finance, deposit and investment accounts, personal loans, Federal Reserve policy
  • Education: University of Kansas


Jessica Sain-Baird is a managing editor at LendingTree. She assigns and edits articles that encourage financial literacy, including explainers, loan and account roundups, financial institution reviews and more.

Before joining LendingTree, Jessica spent over a decade as a writer, editor and content strategist at fast-paced settings including Columbia University in the City of New York and the Central Park Conservancy.

Jessica has a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s degree in digital content strategy from the William Allen White School of Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of Kansas.

Articles by Jessica Sain-Baird

What Does a Fed Rate Hike Mean for Your Money?

The Federal Reserve did not raise the benchmark federal funds rate at its meeting this week, keeping the rate at a target range of 5.25%... read more