Christina Lavingia

Christina Lavingia

Christina Lavingia is a politics and finance reporter, as well as editor for GOBankingRates. Christina previously interned on the production team of NBC's Meet the Press and held editorial internships with Santa Barbara Magazine,The Santa Barbara Independent, and The Valley Sentinel. She was the online editor for Daily Nexus, ranked in the top 10 collegiate newspapers in the nation by Princeton Review.

  1. Personal Finance

    How Many Credit Cards Do You Carry in Your Wallet?

    With the abundance of credit card offers in mailboxes, advertised on TV and offered at retail stores, it's no wonder Americans have a lot of credit debt.
  2. Personal Finance

    What Are Your Financial Resolutions For 2015?

    The end of a year evokes the inclination to look back, reflect, and resolve to make positive changes, like getting the finances on track once and for all.
  3. Personal Finance

    Overcome Your 6 Biggest Digital Banking Fears

    Cybersecurity -- or a lack thereof -- has consistently made headlines this year.
  4. Budgeting

    4 Tips To Cut Your Monthly Car Costs

    Seeing your hard-earned money get drained month after month by recurring fees and expenses can be incredibly frustrating.
  5. Savings

    7 Biggest Financial Fears and How to Overcome Them

    Financial fears keep most of us up at night. Money determines our comfort in life, and the financial system is such that one misstep could snowball.
  6. Entrepreneurship

    1 in 5 Americans Are Working This Labor Day 2014

    Labor Day is supposed to offer beleaguered workers a day of reprieve from the daily grind. However, not everyone gets to enjoy a day off the job.
  7. Credit & Loans

    10 Bank Promotions That Pay You To Open An Account

    Find out which banks are running cash promotions this summer.