Katherine Fan

Ming-Shing Fan is an experienced journalist who has written extensively about personal finance, credit cards and travel. Outside of work, Katherine is passionate about real estate investing, photography and fast cars. Her friends say she makes really delicious potstickers and Taiwanese beef noodle soup.

Articles by Katherine Fan

What Is Automatic Stay in Bankruptcy?

When you file for bankruptcy, an automatic stay temporarily grants you some breathing room from creditor pressure. Thanks to a provision under United States bankruptcy... read more

Family Loans: How to Approach Lending Money to Family

Should you lend to or borrow money from your family? Many people approach the idea of family loans with three simple words of advice: “Don’t... read more

Business Line of Credit vs. Credit Card: Which is Best for Your Business?

If you need quick access to funds for your business, you may be curious about the differences between a business credit card and a business... read more

Startup Business Loans With No Collateral: What Are Your Options?

A startup business loan with no collateral could be a way to get funding to launch your small business without risking your assets, especially if... read more

See Costco’s Financing Options and How They Compare

Costco sells bulk goods and big-ticket items, including widescreen TVs and patio furniture — plus, you can even buy new tires or book a vacation... read more