Sammi Scharf

Web Content Coordinator

  • Expertise: Credit cards, personal finance
  • Education: Appalachian State University


Sammi Scharf is a web content coordinator covering credit cards at LendingTree.

Before joining LendingTree, Sammi worked as a content marketing and paid media specialist at a digital marketing agency, a marketing specialist covering topics in home appliances and real estate and a freelance writer. From her experience writing about personal finance and homeownership, Sammi is passionate about guiding consumers toward making wise financial decisions

Sammi earned a bachelor’s degree in communications with a focus in advertising from Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina.

Articles by Sammi Scharf

What is a credit card APR?

A credit card APR or Annual Percentage Rate represents the total amount it costs to borrow money from a credit card company, including interest. This... read more

What is the difference between a charge card and a credit card?

Charge cards and credit cards function in a very similar way and can both be a great tool to build credit. The main difference between... read more

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