Brianna McGurran

Brianna McGurran is a personal finance writer and editor who specializes in covering credit, debt and paying for college. As a former staff writer and spokesperson at NerdWallet, she wrote “Ask Brianna,” a financial advice column syndicated by the Associated Press, and contributed her expertise to media outlets including The New York Times, ABC World News Tonight and the Today Show.

Articles by Brianna McGurran

How to Finance a Pinkberry Franchise

Editorial Note: The content of this article is based on the author’s opinions and recommendations alone. It has not been previewed, commissioned or otherwise endorsed... read more

Your Guide to Cancellation of Debt: What It Is, How It Works & More

There are lots of ways to have your debt reduced or forgiven, whether it’s as a result of credit card spending, overwhelming student loans, an... read more

Can Your Personal Credit Score Affect Your Small Business?

As a small business owner looking for startup funding, you’ll generally have more borrowing options — at lower interest rates — with a strong personal... read more

10 Times a Personal Loan May Not Be Your Best Option

Editorial Note: Any opinions, analyses, reviews, statements or recommendations expressed in this article are those of the author’s alone A personal loan is a tool... read more