Jamie Young

  • Writer and editor for online media for 10 years
  • Financial journalist for 5+ years
  • Debt-free since 2018

Bio and experience

Jamie Young is a Credible authority on personal finance, covering everything from student loans to personal loans, general finance, and more. Previously she was Deputy Editor and writer for Student Loan Hero and LendingTree.

Jamie is passionate about finance, technology, and the Oxford comma. She enjoys helping people understand complicated financial topics so that they can become confident and take control of their finances.

Her work has appeared on some of the best-known media outlets including Time, CBS News, Huffington Post, Business Insider, AOL, MSN, and more.

In her free time, Jamie’s an avid board game geek who watches way too many true crime documentaries.


Jamie studied Mass Communications at Middle Tennessee State University, with a focus in Journalism and Media Studies. She specialized in writing, editing, and reporting for digital media.