Erica Corbin joined NerdWallet in 2020 as an assistant assigning editor at large. She previously wrote and edited content at companies such as GOBankingRates and Nasdaq. Her work has been syndicated to USA Today, Yahoo Finance, MSN and more. She also has worked as a freelance writer and editor for over a decade for various clients and publications across industries, with particular emphasis on entertainment reporting. Erica believes that money, like most topics, is best discussed with understanding, transparency and a healthy dose of humor.
- Education: B.A. in English literature from Seattle Pacific University
- Previous experience: GOBankingRates, Nasdaq
The latest from Erica
529 Plans for College Savings: 529 Plans Listed By State
A 529 plan allows you to save for college in a tax-advantaged way. These plans are offered by state, with some offering additional tax benefits.
What Is a Digital Wallet and How Does It Work?
Digital wallets are growing in popularity because they're convenient and secure. But not all merchants accept them.
3 Things to Do Before You Buy Crypto
All your friends are doing it. Should you invest in crypto, too? Take it slow and meet other money goals first.
Benefits of the Citi Custom Cash Card
Its elevated rewards are automatically adjusted, which makes it a valuable 5%-back card. Plus it features a lengthy intro APR offer on purchases and balance transfers.
In Your Debt: Back to Pre-Pandemic Spending? Don’t Overdo It
If you’ve started going out again, the cost might come as a surprise — and blow your budget.
What 6 Money Pros Wish They’d Known About Credit Cards
These certified financial planners wish they'd gotten comfortable using credit cards earlier than they did.
The Hanover Homeowners Insurance Review 2023
The Hanover offers more ways to customize your home insurance policy than most companies, but it doesn’t operate in all U.S. states.
5 Ways Credit Union Credit Cards Can Beat Flashy Bank Offers
Credit cards at credit unions may keep pace with other offers or they may provide value in the form of lower fees and interest rates.
Bank of America Unlimited Cash Rewards Review: Decent Rate, Intro APR
Earn 1.5% cash back on all purchases and get a 0% intro APR window to pay off purchases or debt.