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Jennifer McDermott

Jennifer McDermott

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Jennifer McDermott has been featured in Forbes, USA Today, Huffington Post, CBS and the Los Angeles Times. She is passionate about breaking down complex themes and providing actionable advice that empowers people to make better decisions about their money.

Latest articles by Jennifer McDermott

45 articles written by this author

Why are households changing mattresses?

95% of American households have changed a mattress at least once. See the full breakdown of reasons why we're replacing them.

Jennifer McDermott 5 February 2019
Why are households changing mattresses?

The numbers behind joint partner accounts

Our research reveals 128 million are onboard with divvying up their dollars through at least one shared account.

Jennifer McDermott 30 January 2019
The numbers behind joint partner accounts

The cost of different diets

Finder.com analyzed major US diets to discover Atkins diet fares most expensive, costing $4,319.66 annually. See how other diets compare.

Jennifer McDermott 4 January 2019
The cost of different diets

Lifestyles of the rich and famous

How much for the trifecta of a private island, jet and yacht? Indulge your dreams of prosperity here.

Jennifer McDermott 3 January 2019
Lifestyles of the rich and famous

Americans spending $1.8 billion on unused gym memberships annually

According to recent Finder.com research, roughly 5.1 million American adults have a gym membership they don't use.

Jennifer McDermott 14 December 2018
Americans spending $1.8 billion on unused gym memberships annually

Doped up: America has a high shopping habit

Finder.com reveals 55 million Americans have made a purchase out of impulse while under the influence of narcotics, depressants, stimulants, and hallucinogens.

Jennifer McDermott 23 October 2018
Doped up: America has a high shopping habit

Cash-only retailers alienating 45% of the population

107.3 million Americans will walk away from a store due to its cash only policy. See the complete breakdown by gender, employment status and more!

Jennifer McDermott 14 October 2018
Cash-only retailers alienating 45% of the population

Default nation: America and its delinquency dilemma

Finder analysis reveals 144 million adults have defaulted on a payment. View the breakdown of payments Americans are most likely to default on.

Jennifer McDermott 18 September 2018
Default nation: America and its delinquency dilemma

Almost 70% of Americans need extra cash to make ends meet

Finder.com research reveals 68% of Americans are looking to make additional income. Click to see our breakdown by gender, relationship status, and more!

Jennifer McDermott 10 September 2018
Almost 70% of Americans need extra cash to make ends meet

Top 15 most expensive countries to be hospitalized in

Finder.com analyzed primary, secondary and teaching hospital costs in 189 countries to discover the top 15 countries with most expensive hospital costs. We also analyzed hospital costs for the most popular US travel destinations.

Jennifer McDermott 1 August 2018
Top 15 most expensive countries to be hospitalized in
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