Rene Bermudez

Staff Writer

  • Expertise: Mortgages, personal finance
  • Education: Reed College


Rene Bermudez is a staff writer at LendingTree, where she covers mortgages and personal finance.

Before joining LendingTree, she worked as an independent writer, editor and researcher. Her experience includes investigative work with The Nation Institute, work in the life sciences with Language Scientific, collaborations around digital rights and cultures with Prof. Ramesh Srinivasan of UCLA’s Department of Information Studies and e-commerce coverage for Verifone.

Rene has a bachelor’s degree in Classics (Greek, Latin, and Ancient Mediterranean Studies) from Reed College.

Articles by Rene Bermudez

Can You Get a Home Equity Loan with Bad Credit?

You don’t need spotless credit to qualify for a home equity loan — but you will need more income, more home equity and less total... read more

Home Equity Loan Requirements: What You’ll Need to Qualify

As a homeowner, it can feel like most of your net worth is tied up in your house. A home equity loan can help you... read more

How to Get a HELOC on an Investment Property

A home equity line of credit (HELOC) on an investment property can provide cash for almost any purpose, from home renovations to unexpected medical bills.... read more

What Is a Recast Mortgage?

If you have a large sum of cash burning a hole in your pocket and are looking for lower mortgage payments, consider asking your lender... read more

What To Know Before Your HELOC Draw Period Ends

When taking out a home equity line of credit (HELOC), the HELOC draw period is your chance to spend the money you’ve been approved to... read more

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