Freelance personal finance writer, NACCC-certified student loan counselor

Resides In

Salem, Massachusetts


Tufts University, Bachelor’s in English, Harvard University, Master’s in Education (Ed.M.) in Adolescent Counseling, Student Loan Counselor Certification, National Association of Certified Credit Counselors


Student loans, personal loans, budgeting, consumer credit


  • Freelance personal finance writer and certified student loan counselor 
  • Published in Investopedia, The Balance, Forbes Advisor, MarketWatch, Business Insider, U.S. News & World Report, NextAdvisor with TIME, and other publications 
  • Expertise in student loans, personal loans, consumer credit, budgeting, and more


Rebecca has been writing about personal finance for more than seven years. Her work has been published in MarketWatch, U.S. News & World Report, and other publications, and she has contributed expert commentary to Fortune, Money, NBC, and more. 

Formerly a senior writer for LendingTree and Student Loan Hero, Rebecca specializes in student loans, personal loans, financial aid, and budgeting. From her previous work as a college counselor, she brings firsthand experience working with students and their families to her work. 

When she’s not writing about all things personal finance, Rebecca is blogging on her website Remote Bliss, traveling to new countries, or taking her Boston terrier to the beach.