Jerry Brown

Jerry Brown is a personal finance writer based in Baton Rouge, La. He’s been writing about personal finance for three years. Financial products he enjoys covering include credit cards, personal loans, and mortgages. Jerry was nominated for a Plutus Award for best social media for personal finance in 2020.

Do parents have to cosign student loans?

Parents don’t have to cosign some student loans. But it could help a student secure funding and even a lower rate. Here’s what to consider before cosigning.

How to get a $2,000 loan

You can use a $2,000 personal loan to cover almost any small expense. Here’s how to get one and what to consider before applying.