Becca Stanek

Becca Stanek has worked as an editor and writer in the personal finance space since 2017. She previously served as the managing editor for investing and savings at LendingTree and as an editor at SmartAsset focused on financial advisor content. Prior to that, she was a staff writer on The Week where she covered news and politics. Becca is based in Valatie, New York, and is currently freelancing while she earns her MFA in creative writing from Queens University in Charlotte.

Articles by Becca Stanek

Grieving a loved one isn’t easy, and neither is dealing with inheriting a house. While it’s certainly a generous gift, it can feel stressful to process the logistics of inheriting a property when you’re going through tough emotions or if you&#... read more

Buying a new home is exciting, but the wait to get the keys to your new abode can be a lengthy one. So, just how long does it take to close on a house? The homebuying process can easily take a month or longer when you’re financing a home purch... read more

How Closing on a House Works

Closing on a house is the final phase of the homebuying process. If you’re approaching closing day, congratulations; you’re close to owning a home! But before you can call the home yours, you’ll have to navigate the steps of the house closing ... read more

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