Maggie Davis

Staff Writer

  • Expertise: Personal finance
  • Education: Pepperdine University


Maggie Davis is a staff writer at LendingTree. She primarily focuses on breaking down complex data and research about the financial lives of Americans into digestible content through our studies and surveys. Her reporting has been featured in numerous publications, such as Forbes and USA Today.

Before joining LendingTree, Maggie worked in public relations and media coordination. In addition to working within the hospitality technology and real estate verticals, Maggie has also enjoyed investigative reporting and writing on an environmental beat. As a newspaper editor during her undergraduate studies, her writing was honored with several student journalism awards, including an Associated Collegiate Press Pacemaker Award and a College Media Association Pinnacle Award.

Maggie has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Pepperdine University.

Articles by Maggie Davis

3 in 4 Parents Say Raising Children Has Been Far More Expensive Than Expected, With Those With Young Kids Spending $11,505 a Year per Child

Raising kids is no walk in the park, especially financially. In fact, parents of kids younger than 18 spend a hefty $11,505 a year per... read more

Shopping Around for a Personal Loan Could Save Consumers With 6 or More Offers Up to $3,138

Your APR can make a massive difference in the amount you pay over the length of a personal loan. Shopping around matters, as consumers with... read more

Colorado Has the Best Electric Vehicle Infrastructure, With a High Rate of Charging Ports, Plenty of Laws and Incentives, and More

While electric vehicles (EVs) may have once seemed impractical, the technology to operate them is quickly evolving. And depending on where you live, electric may... read more

Families Who Pay for Child Care Spend Nearly a Fifth of Their Income on It

Tiny tots come with big bills. According to the latest LendingTree study, families who pay for child care spend a significant average of 18.6% of... read more

Over Half of Homeowners Fear Effects of Climate Change, Including Impact on Home Insurance Costs

As temperatures rise, so do financial concerns for homeowners. According to the latest LendingTree survey of nearly 2,000 U.S. consumers, 51% of homeowners are worried... read more

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