Ashley Altus

Hi, I'm Ashley!

Ashley is a staff writer with OppLoans, where she covers personal finance topics that relate to the average American household, ranging from loans and mortgages to credit cards and personal relationships with money. She has more than 7 years of journalism experience, and previously investigated consumer finance issues like America’s reliance on a cash economy.

Ashley’s articles feature interviews with top experts and researchers in a variety of personal finance spaces, including credit scoring, consumer spending habits, and lending. Her analysis of data on these topics can also be found in visualizations across the Opploans blog.

She holds a Master of Science in Journalism from Northwestern University.