Jessica Sain-Baird

Senior Managing Editor

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


Jessica Sain-Baird is a senior 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 master’s degree in digital content strategy and bachelor’s degree in journalism 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