Tom Sumrak

Senior Manager

Tom Sumrak has worked as a marketer, editor, and writer over the course of multiple years working at LendingTree. He has covered a variety of different financial topics and products over the year and is immersed in the financial industry on the daily. Aside from his work in the financial industry, Tom enjoys home renovation projects and is an avid DIYer. He also has worked as a calligrapher for several years and enjoys practicing his writing whenever he gets the opportunity.

Articles by Tom Sumrak

Cosigner Release: What to Consider If Refinancing Student Loans to Remove Cosigners

The majority of student loans are approved with a cosigner, often a parent or grandparent, who agrees to take responsibility for the loan if the... read more

The Ultimate Guide to Parent Student Loans

The cost of attending college continues to increase each year, making it more of a burden to both individuals and families. Many parents want their... read more

How Do Student Loans Affect Your Credit Score?

Average college tuition in the United States is up by 42 percent in the past ten years and the total amount of student loan debt... read more

How to Find the Best Private Student Loans

When figuring out how to fund your education, it is important to weigh options so you choose the means that best fits your budget. If... read more

Bad Credit Student Loans: What You Need to Know

Do you have bad credit? If so, you may think it would be difficult or impossible to get the necessary student loans to help you... read more