Sarah Sharkey

Sarah Sharkey


Sarah Sharkey is a personal finance writer who loves diving into the details to help readers make savvy financial choices. She has written for numerous finance publications, including Business Insider, Smart Asset, and Money Under 30. She lives in Florida, with her husband and dogs, and enjoys exploring a new stretch of coastline whenever she can.


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When Should I Check My Credit Report

Check your credit report at least once a year for errors that could impact your […]

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Can I Get a Car Loan for More Than the Purchase Price?

A high credit score and the right lender, could get you a loan greater than […]

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Save On Your Auto Loan Despite Rising Interest Rates 

The Federal Reserve approved a plan to raise interest rates. Does this impact your auto […]

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Credit Bureaus: What You Need To Know

Credit bureaus collect information about your financial life and compile your credit report. Thought you […]