Valerie Lai is a former lead social producer and personal finance writer at NerdWallet. Her work has been featured by USA Today, MSN, SFGate and MarketWatch. She previously wrote branded content for Business Insider and led influencer marketing campaigns at Disney Interactive.
The latest from Valerie
A Balance Transfer Card Could Help You Pay Off Debt Faster
Some cards allow you to go at least 18 months without paying interest.
Grow Your Cash by Switching to a High-Yield Savings Account
Online banks tend to offer better interest rates than brick-and-mortar banks.