Marianne Hayes

Marianne Hayes is a freelance writer who’s been covering personal finance for nearly a decade. She writes about everything from budgeting and debt repayment to mortgages and student loans (and pretty much everything in between). Marianne has written for CNBC, Forbes, Cosmopolitan, Redbook and more.

Articles by Marianne Hayes

Qualifying for Personal Loans on LendingTree

When it comes to financial empowerment, more and more people are taking the reins by leveraging personal loans. This type of debt — which is... read more

6 Things to Know About Personal Loans

When money is tight and you’re in a pinch, quick financing in the form of a personal loan can save the day. They’re also ideal... read more

How to Finance a New Roof

Between a mortgage payment, property taxes and general upkeep, homeowners have enough to worry about. That’s why a pricey, unexpected home repair can be enough... read more

8 Tips to Shorten Your House Hunt in 2019

House hunting in a hot housing market is stressful enough – especially smack in the middle of a seller’s market — but newbies take heart:... read more

12 Ways to Tell Your Customers “Thank You for Your Business”

No matter the industry, there’s one thing all small businesses have in common—their customers want to feel appreciated. Roughly 84 percent of customers prefer an... read more