Jaime Hanson is a writer for the credit cards team at NerdWallet. Her work has appeared in The Associated Press, The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune and Yahoo Finance, among others. Jaime has a bachelor’s degree in theatre management from the University of Evansville. Before writing for NerdWallet, she spent six years as a freelance writer covering small-business finance, marketing and business organization. Previously, Jaime served four years as a broadcast news producer for two nationally syndicated nightly programs. Jaime is based in Knoxville, Tennessee.
- Education: B.S. in theatre management from University of Evansville
The latest from Jaime
What Makes a Good Store Credit Card, and How to Avoid Bad Ones
It's not that store cards can't deliver value — in some cases, they can be ideal picks. But before you're pressured into opening one, know which red flags to watch for.
Best Credit Cards to Use at Apple
The Apple Card is just one option among several that can earn you rewards on your next iPhone or Mac, help you finance those pricey items, or both.
Chase Announces 5% Bonus Categories for Q4 2022: PayPal, Walmart
It's the third year in a row that Chase has featured these two merchants as fourth-quarter bonus categories.
5 Things to Know About the Ulta Credit Card
Frequent shoppers and salon users can stack up surprisingly valuable, if inflexible, rewards. But if you need to carry a balance, this card is not your style.
Credit Cards and Food Delivery: What Are the Rules on Reward Rates?
Even if you've mostly traded dining out for delivery, drive-thru, takeout or cooking at home, you can still usually earn bonus points on that food. But not all such purchases will qualify.
5 Things to Know About the Bed Bath & Beyond Credit Card
Should you take this card on your bedding and bath essentials shopping bonanza? Probably not.
5 Things to Know About the U.S. Bank Altitude Reserve Credit Card
You get high-flying rewards and perks, including a travel credit that can significantly defray the $400 annual fee. But there are no travel partners.
NerdWallet’s Best Credit Card Tips for May 2023
From Mother's Day and Memorial Day to graduations and weddings, May is a month full of expenses. Here's how to score savings on gifts, travel, dining and more.