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Andrew Tavin

Andrew Tavin

Andrew Tavin is a writer, comedian, and a full-time content manager for OppLoans. He graduated with a BFA in TV Writing from Tisch School of the Arts in New York City, worked as a writer for BrainPOP, and created a branded comedy video series for the National Retail Federation called “Interview Day.” He performs around the country and his writing has also appeared on Collegehumor, Funny or Die, and Sparklife.

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5 of the Best Reward and Cashback Apps

Shop for what you normally buy and earn rewards with these mobile apps.

Posted on: January 22, 2020


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The Best Wholesale Shopping Clubs: Are They Worth It?

Everyone loves a secret club. Will these ones help you save money?

Posted on: January 20, 2020


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What Are Life Settlements and How Do They Work?

Here's a look at the pros and cons of cashing out your life insurance before its prime (or yours).

Posted on: January 18, 2020


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Looking for a job? Try These Free Resources When Money is Tight

Job hunting is the woooooorst.

Posted on: January 15, 2020


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Are Daycare Expenses Draining Your Wallet?

Kids are more precious than diamonds, and can also be just as expensive. 

Posted on: January 11, 2020


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The 101 on 529 Plans

Could 529 be the magic number to paying for higher education?

Posted on: January 10, 2020


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The Debate: Save Money or Pay Down Debt 

Savers might not like to pay down debt, but running away from your bills could cost you in the long run.

Posted on: January 03, 2020


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11 of the Best Budget Apps

Can't afford a personal accountant? Have no fear. These apps have your back and will help keep your budget in line.

Posted on: December 21, 2019


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7 of the Best Money Transfer Apps

They say money makes the world go round. At the very least, money goes all around the world.

Posted on: December 19, 2019


7 of the Best Deals Apps

Grab your mobile device and start saving your pennies on purchases one app at a time.

Posted on: December 11, 2019