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Jul 16, 2019 08:00 am ET
Speeding is the leading cause of fatal car crashes in the U.S., ValuePenguin.com Study Finds
NEW YORK, July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Speeding has resulted in more fatal car crashes than driving under the influence or distracted driving, according to a new ValuePenguin.com study, which also found that speeding accounted for 22 percent of all fatal accidents in the U.S. ...
Jul 16, 2019 07:30 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Report Second Quarter 2019 Earnings on July 25, 2019
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will release its fiscal second quarter 2019 results on Thursday, July 25, 2019, and the company will hold a conference call at 9:00am ET. Those interested in participating in the conference call may dial in five minutes prior to the start. The call will be simultaneously webcast via the company's website at http://investors.lendingtree.com. ...
Jul 09, 2019 08:00 am ET
About 1 in 2 Homeowners Don't Know What Their Insurance Policy Covers, ValuePenguin.com Finds
NEW YORK, July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ValuePenguin.com, a personal finance research website, released its study on what homeowners know about their homeowners insurance policies. Approximately 47 percent of the homeowners surveyed did not know what their home insurance policies cover, and a staggering 34 percent believe their policies cover flooding. ...
Jul 08, 2019 07:10 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Seattle, Louisville and Indianapolis Rank Highest for Most Profitable Businesses
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the metro areas with the most profitable businesses and found that Seattle has the highest share of profitable businesses with 71 percent of firms reporting profits. ...
May 22, 2019 06:30 am ET
Fridays Are the Deadliest Day to Drive to Work According to New ValuePenguin.com Study, Which Also Ranks the Deadliest Counties for Commuters
NEW YORK, May 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2017 there were 8,725 traffic fatalities that resulted from crashes that occurred during commuting hours in the U.S.—with Friday commutes accounting for 17 percent more vehicle accident deaths than Monday commutes according to a new ValuePenguin.com report. The spike in road deaths on Fridays correlated with a 41 percent increase in DUI-related fatal accidents during commuting hours....
May 21, 2019 06:30 am ET
LendingTree & Military.com Collaborate to Provide VA Loan Options to Military Members, Veterans and Their Families
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, the nation's leading online marketplace, today announced a collaboration with Military.com, the leading news and benefits information site for the military and veteran community, to provide VA loan options for military members, veterans and their families, allowing them to compare the best loan options for their VA loans.  ...
May 21, 2019 06:00 am ET
Nearly 2 Out of 3 Cardholders Will Use Rewards Points to Pay for 2019 Summer Vacations
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Millions of Americans plan to use credit card rewards points to pay for at least part of their upcoming summer vacation, according to a new report from CompareCards.com, and one in 5 cardholders say rewards will cover at least half of their summer travel bills....
May 13, 2019 02:00 am ET
QuoteWizard Study Finds Mississippi, Texas, and South Carolina to be the Most Dangerous States for Motorcyclists
SEATTLE, May 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- QuoteWizard®, a LendingTree company, and one of the nation's leading online insurance marketplaces, today released its study on the top most dangerous states for motorcycle riders. ...
May 08, 2019 06:00 am ET
9 in 10 American Homeowners Don't Have Flood Insurance, ValuePenguin.com Finds
NEW YORK, May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Floods are the nation's most common natural disaster, but nearly 9 in 10 American families aren't adequately insured against the costly damages caused by flooding. A new ValuePenguin.com study has found that just 7 percent of American homeowners have a flood insurance policy, compared to the 91 percent of owner-occupied homes who have homeowners insurance....
May 08, 2019 05:00 am ET
DepositAccounts.com Releases 2019 Top 200 Healthiest Banks and Credit Unions in America
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- DepositAccounts.com, a subsidiary of LendingTree, today released its list of the 2019 Top 200 Healthiest Banks and Credit Unions in America....
May 07, 2019 05:30 am ET
Ditch the Car and Take to the Skies! ValuePenguin.com Study Finds a Decrease in Flight Delays Over Memorial Day Weekend
NEW YORK, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Should the millions of Americans taking a vacation for Memorial Day ditch their car and take to the skies? Flight delays are shorter ahead of Memorial Day weekend when compared to other weekends in May, with little change to the number of flights delayed at the busiest airports, according to a new ValuePenguin.com study. ...
May 07, 2019 02:00 am ET
QuoteWizard Study Finds the Fittest and Fattest States in America
SEATTLE, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- QuoteWizard®, a LendingTree company, and one of the nation's leading online insurance marketplaces, conducted a study that found the fittest and fattest states in America....
May 01, 2019 08:00 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Tesla Drivers Have Highest Average Credit Scores
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study ranking car brands by their buyers' average credit score. Tesla buyers have the highest with a score of 740. Chrysler buyers have the lowest scores, with an average score of 656....
Apr 30, 2019 11:25 am ET
Growing LendingTree to move HQ to Spectrum Companies' New Mixed-use Project in Charlotte's Hot South End District
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Spectrum Companies today announced that LendingTree (Nasdaq: TREE), the nation's largest online lending marketplace, will move its headquarters from Charlotte's Ballantyne submarket to Spectrum's new 5-acre mixed-use development in South End, on the doorstep of Uptown....
Apr 26, 2019 03:00 am ET
LendingTree Reports Record 1Q 2019 Results
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2019....
Apr 24, 2019 05:30 am ET
81% of Parents Think Kids' Extracurricular Activities May Lead to Income
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight in 10 parents with children who participate in extracurricular activities think those pursuits could someday lead to income for their kid, according to a new report from CompareCards.com, and the more adults spend on their kids' activities, the more likely they are to think it will pay off.CompareCards asked more than 700 parents about their children's extracurricular activities ranging from sports and music to beauty pageants and debate team, and found that nearly two-thirds of those parents have gone into debt to support their kids' pas...
Apr 22, 2019 05:30 am ET
Home insurance rates have risen as much as 88% in the last decade, QuoteWizard study finds
SEATTLE, April 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- QuoteWizard®, a LendingTree company, and one of the nation's leading online insurance marketplaces, today released its report that found natural disasters have dramatically increased home insurance rates in every state around the country....
Apr 16, 2019 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Survey: 61% of First-Time Homebuyers Struggling to Find Affordable Homes
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The biggest stressor for many of today's first-time homebuyers is home affordability, according to a new survey by LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace....
Apr 15, 2019 08:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Report First Quarter 2019 Earnings on April 26, 2019
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will release its fiscal first quarter 2019 results on Friday, April 26, 2019, and the company will hold a conference call at 9:00am ET. Those interested in participating in the conference call may dial in five minutes prior to the start. The call will be simultaneously webcast via the company's website at http://investors.lendingtree.com. ...
Apr 02, 2019 05:40 am ET
QuoteWizard Study Finds Greensboro, N.C., Boston and Columbus, Ohio Are the Drunkest Driving Cities in America
SEATTLE, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- QuoteWizard®, a LendingTree company, and one of the nation's leading online insurance marketplaces, today released its analysis of the cities with the highest rate of drivers with a DUI in America. ...
Mar 26, 2019 08:30 am ET
Homeowners in Birmingham, Ala., Louisville, Ky., and Salt Lake City Pay the Lowest Real Estate Taxes
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on how owning real estate impacts people in different areas around the country from a tax perspective. ...
Mar 25, 2019 11:25 am ET
3 in 4 Americans Have an Online Subscription, and Video Streaming is King
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Three out of every four Americans has at least one online subscription, according to a new report from CompareCards.com. Video streaming is the most popular choice among subscribers....
Mar 20, 2019 06:30 am ET
Property Taxes Increased the Most in San Jose, Kingston, Santa Cruz, Ithaca and Austin, according to ValuePenguin.com Study
NEW YORK, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ValuePenguin.com today released a new report on where homeowners have seen the sharpest increase in their property taxes. From 2007 to 2017 American homeowners have experienced an average increase of $481 in property taxes paid, and there were 22 metro areas in which the median homeowner paid at least $1,000 more in property taxes in 2017 than in 2007. Interestingly, the metros with the steepest increase in property taxes were not necessarily areas with a sharp increase in median home value....
Mar 18, 2019 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Baby Boomers Carry the Most Debt in Houston, Little Rock and San Antonio
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on baby boomer debt that found boomers living in Houston are burdened with the most debt. ...
Mar 14, 2019 07:45 am ET
San Antonio Tops List of Cities with Highest Credit Card Utilization Rate
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- San Antonio residents use the biggest portion of their credit cards' available credit, according to a new report from CompareCards.com. ...
Mar 14, 2019 05:00 am ET
QuoteWizard Study Finds Top 10 Most Popular Cars Driven By Millennials
SEATTLE, March 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- QuoteWizard, a LendingTree company, and one of the nation's leading online insurance marketplaces, today released its study on the top 10 most popular cars driven by millennials. The study found that those between the ages of 22 and 37 are buying cheaper cars than past generations. ...
Mar 13, 2019 09:30 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for February
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report, which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Mar 07, 2019 07:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. Hires Laura Yens as General Counsel
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc., operator of the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has announced the appointment of Laura Yens as the company's General Counsel, a role previously held by Kate Pierce who retired in August 2018. ...
Mar 07, 2019 06:00 am ET
Miami, Orlando, Fla. and Tampa, Fla. Have the Highest Homeowner Vacancy Rates in the U.S.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the metros with the highest homeowner vacancy rates, which is the proportion of the homeowner housing inventory which is vacant for sale. ...
Mar 07, 2019 03:30 am ET
CompareCards Survey Finds Just 1 in 3 Cardholders Expect to be a Victim of Identity Theft; Young Millennials Most Likely to Experience Card Fraud
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Just one in three credit cardholders think their identity will be stolen in the future, according to a new report from CompareCards.com. That's despite the fact that 21 percent of cardholders – including 32 percent of young millennials – said their credit or debit card had been used fraudulently in the past year....
Mar 01, 2019 03:30 am ET
Recent Analysis Shows McDermott International, Nu Skin Enterprises, Marcus, Keysight Technologies, Alder BioPharmaceuticals, and LendingTree Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Capital Review released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE:MDR), Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS),...
Feb 27, 2019 05:30 am ET
LendingTree Compares Renting and Owning a Home in the 50 Largest Metropolitan Areas in the U.S.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its analysis of the costs of renting and owning a home in the 50 largest metros in the U.S. ...
Feb 27, 2019 04:00 am ET
Tennessee, Delaware, Wyoming, Texas and Montana Are the Worst States for Distracted Driving
NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Tennessee, Delaware, Wyoming, Texas and Montana top the nation for the highest number of fatalities caused by distracted driving, according to a new ValuePenguin.com study. ...
Feb 26, 2019 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Gen Xers Carry the Biggest Auto Loan Burden
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on auto debt by generation that found those between the ages of 39 and 54 shoulder the biggest load among its users, with nearly 60 percent of Gen Xers having an auto loan. ...
Feb 26, 2019 01:00 am ET
LendingTree Reports Record 4Q 2018 Results
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online financial services marketplace, today announced results for the quarter ended December 31, 2018....
Feb 21, 2019 05:30 am ET
LendingTree Study Compares the Housing Market of 2009 to Today
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its analysis of how the housing market has changed since 2009. ...
Feb 20, 2019 08:00 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Personal Loans May Increase Credit Scores of Most Borrowers
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its report that found personal loans may increase credit scores of most borrowers....
Feb 13, 2019 04:00 am ET
10 Years After the Credit CARD Act, 8 in 10 Americans Still Want More to be Done
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten years after a landmark federal law transformed the credit card industry, a large majority of Americans say they still want more to be done to protect consumers, according to a new report from CompareCards.com....
Feb 12, 2019 07:30 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offers Report for January
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report, which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Feb 12, 2019 04:30 am ET
LendingTree Compares Mortgage Rates by State
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its report comparing mortgage rates by state.  ...
Feb 12, 2019 04:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter 2018 Earnings on February 26, 2019
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will release its fiscal fourth quarter 2018 results on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, and the company will hold a conference call at 9:00am ET. Those interested in participating in the conference call may dial in five minutes prior to the start. The call will be simultaneously webcast via the company's website at http://investors.lendingtree.com. ...
Feb 05, 2019 04:30 am ET
Half of Millennials Have Had Their Go-To Credit Card Longer Than Their Most Recent Romantic Relationship
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Half of millennial credit cardholders say that their primary card has lasted them longer than their most recent romantic relationship, according to a new report from CompareCards.com....
Feb 04, 2019 08:15 am ET
Americans Overspend for Valentine's Day According to LendingTree Survey
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its survey on how people in committed relationships will be spending their money this Valentine's Day....
Jan 30, 2019 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Analysis Reveals How Personal Loan Purposes Vary by States and Credit Scores
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the reasons Americans are getting new personal loans and how purposes vary by states and credit score profiles. ...
Jan 29, 2019 05:30 am ET
Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Oklahoma City are the Best Cities for First-Time Homebuyers
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the best cities for first-time homebuyers, ranking the 50 largest metros in the U.S. by how friendly they are for first-time homebuyers. ...
Jan 29, 2019 04:00 am ET
1 in 3 Millennials Have Boycotted a Company or Product in the Past Year
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In the past year, 35 percent of Generation X and 33 percent of millennials have boycotted a company or product they had spent money on in the past, according to a new survey by CompareCards.com. Thirty percent of Gen X and 26 percent of millennials are currently boycotting.With boycotts regularly making headlines, CompareCards asked Americans their views. While there are many ways you can boycott a company or product, CompareCards chose to follow the money and asked whether people were currently participating in a boycott – or had in the past ye...
Jan 24, 2019 04:30 am ET
Homeowners in the Northeast Stay in their Homes the Longest
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on where homeowners stay in their houses the longest. ...
Jan 15, 2019 08:30 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. Completes Acquisition of ValuePenguin
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, LendingTree, LLC, has completed the previously announced acquisition of Value Holding Inc., the parent company of ValuePenguin Inc., a personal finance website that offers consumers objective analysis on a variety of financial topics from insurance to credit cards.  ...
Jan 15, 2019 05:30 am ET
Small Businesses in California, Texas, New York, Florida and Ohio Will Be Hurt the Most by Government Shutdown
NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Small businesses in California, Texas, New York, Florida and Ohio will be hurt the most by the longest government shutdown in U.S. history, according to a ValuePenguin.com study....
Jan 15, 2019 04:30 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Denver, Los Angeles, and Portland, Ore. Have the Most Competitive Homebuyers in the U.S.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on which cities have the most competitive housing markets. LendingTree ranked the 50 largest metropolitan areas in the United States based on an average of the city's rank in three categories that contribute to the competitiveness of homebuyers in an area:...
Jan 14, 2019 08:30 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Cincinnati, Milwaukee and Minneapolis are the Best Places to Pay Down Debt
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the best places to pay down debt. ...
Jan 09, 2019 07:40 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. Exercises Option to Acquire Dubond Infotech Services, LLP
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) announced today that it acquired certain assets of Dubond Infotech Services, LLP through a subsidiary after exercising its previously disclosed purchase option acquired in connection with its MagnifyMoney acquisition in June 2017. The Dubond transaction was completed on December 31, 2018 for total consideration of $499,000. Dubond provides analytics, web development and other support services, and is located in India. ...
Jan 09, 2019 04:50 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for December
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report, which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Jan 09, 2019 03:30 am ET
CompareCards Survey Finds Americans More Focused On Losing Debt Than Losing Weight In 2019
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans would rather knock down their debt than shed pounds in 2019, according to a new survey from CompareCards.com....
Jan 08, 2019 04:30 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds San Francisco, San Jose and Washington, D.C. Are the Top Places Minority Entrepreneurs Are Succeeding
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the places where minority entrepreneurs are succeeding.  ...
Dec 21, 2018 03:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Acquire ValuePenguin
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Value Holding Inc., the parent company of ValuePenguin.com, a personal finance website that offers consumers objective analysis on a variety of financial topics from insurance to credit cards.  ...
Dec 19, 2018 07:00 am ET
LendingTree Survey Finds More Than Half of Americans Can't Cover a $1,000 Emergency with Savings
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its survey on how Americans would pay for an emergency expense and how they've paid for them in the past. The survey found that more than half of Americans can't cover a $1,000 emergency with savings. ...
Dec 19, 2018 06:00 am ET
Better Engagement Ring Or Less Debt? Half Of Married Americans Would Make the Frugal Choice
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree today released the findings of its survey on engagements and debt that found about half of married Americans with debt said they would have been happy giving or getting a less expensive engagement ring in order to help pay down their current debts. The holiday season is one of busiest times of the year for marriage proposals. With that in mind, CompareCards surveyed more than 1,000 married people to get their thoughts on engagements and debt. CompareCards asked about everything from engagement rings and honeymoons to ...
Dec 19, 2018 04:30 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Salt Lake City, Minneapolis and Pittsburgh Are Most Popular Cities for Millennial Homebuyers
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the most popular cities for millennial homebuyers. ...
Dec 14, 2018 04:30 am ET
CompareCards Confidence Index Dips in December
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree today released its monthly Credit Card Confidence Index that found Americans' confidence in their ability to pay their monthly credit card statement balances in full dipped slightly in December. ...
Dec 12, 2018 03:30 am ET
CompareCards Releases 2018 Balance Transfer Credit Card Report
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree today released the findings of its 2018 Balance Transfer Credit Card Report. The report found that debt-strapped Americans are flocking to 0% balance transfer card offers, but unfortunately, millions of consumers are paying more in fees and interest than is necessary....
Dec 11, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Homeownership More Common Among Single Women Than Single Men
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study that found in much of the United States, single women are outpacing single men when it comes to homeownership. To determine the number of single homeowners in each metro area, LendingTree analyzed data from the 2017 American Community Survey and defined single homeowners as single men or women who live in owner-occupied homes. The study found that in all the 50 largest metropolitan areas, single women own more homes than single men do. On average, single women o...
Dec 11, 2018 02:00 am ET
Shop Your Way Partners With LendingTree To Launch Credit Confidence Service To Help Members Improve Their Financial Health
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Shop Your Way® continues to support members with all of their life moments and that now extends to financial health with the launch of Credit Confidence Powered by LendingTree. The new solution launching today on ShopYourWay.com and the ShopYourWay mobile apps gives tens of millions of members the ability to check their credit score for free, have their credit monitored, receive notifications and alerts to promote financial health and education, and enables them to apply for loans....
Dec 07, 2018 04:00 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for November
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report, which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Dec 05, 2018 03:30 am ET
LendingTree's State Migration Study Finds Americans Are Moving South
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its State Migration Study on where Americans are interested in moving. The study looked at where people moving out of state are going and discovered that of the 12.1 percent of homebuyers across the country who change states, most plan to head south. ...
Dec 04, 2018 02:00 am ET
LendingTree Introduces 2019 Guidance Ahead of Investor Day
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today introduced financial guidance for fiscal year 2019 ahead of the Company's Analyst and Investor Day....
Dec 03, 2018 03:25 am ET
Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind CVS Health, TransCanada, Nektar Therapeutics, LendingTree, Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, and TripAdvisor — New Horizons, Emerging Trends, and Upcoming Developm
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS), TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP),...
Nov 29, 2018 04:00 am ET
Austin Saw Biggest Credit Card Balance Increase in U.S. in Past Year
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree today released the findings of its report on the cities where credit card balances rose and fell the most in the past year. The study found that Austin saw the biggest credit card balance increase in the U.S., jumping 12 percent from September 2017 to September 2018. St. Louis and San Jose also saw double-digit growth, and San Diego and Orlando were close behind....
Nov 27, 2018 08:40 am ET
LendingTree Introduces New Mortgage Comparison Shopping Report
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced the release of its inaugural Mortgage Comparison Shopping Report. ...
Nov 19, 2018 07:00 am ET
LendingTree Compares Average Homeowner Age Across U.S.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, released its report on the average homeowner age across the U.S. Using data from the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, LendingTree ranked the 100 largest metropolitan areas by average homeowner age. "It's no secret that young and old people gravitate toward different parts of the country," said Tendayi Kapfidze, Chief Economist at LendingTree. "Florida is a well-known haven for retirees, while places such as San Francisco and Austin, Texas, have emerged as millennial boomt...
Nov 14, 2018 05:05 am ET
LendingTree's 2018 Thanksgiving Survey Measures the Financial and Emotional Costs of Hosting Thanksgiving Dinner
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Those who host Thanksgiving sacrifice a lot of time and money during this holiday, but most wouldn't have it any other way, another reason to be thankful for Thanksgiving hosts. LendingTree conducted a survey of 1,040 people who are hosting Thanksgiving dinner in 2018 to gauge the emotional and financial toll involved in doing so and how hosts plan to manage Thanksgiving expenses. ...
Nov 07, 2018 07:40 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for October
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report, which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Nov 06, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Present at RBC Capital Markets 2018 Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will participate in the RBC Capital Markets 2018 Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference at the InterContinental New York Barclay.   ...
Nov 06, 2018 04:00 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Millennials in the South Owe the Most on Their Cars
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on where millennials owe the most on their cars. Auto loans make up the second biggest share of millennial non-mortgage debt, according to LendingTree's recent study on places where millennials carry the most debt. LendingTree researchers next concentrated on that car debt, analyzing anonymous credit report data from My LendingTree users born between 1981 and 1996 and living in the 100 largest metros in the U.S. ...
Nov 01, 2018 03:00 am ET
LendingTree Reports Record 3Q 2018 Results
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced results for the quarter ended September 30, 2018....
Oct 31, 2018 01:00 pm ET
LendingTree, Inc. Completes Acquisition of QuoteWizard.com, LLC; Announces Amendment of Revolving Credit Facility
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, LendingTree, LLC, has completed the previously announced acquisition of QuoteWizard.com, LLC, one of the largest insurance comparison marketplaces in the growing online insurance advertising market. The acquisition of QuoteWizard marks LendingTree's first official entry into the insurance vertical. ...
Oct 31, 2018 09:30 am ET
Spending Within Their Means: Some Cities Do It Better Than Others
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on where Americans are spending within (and beyond) their means across the U.S....
Oct 31, 2018 08:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Present at Stephens 2018 Fall Investment Conference
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will participate in the Stephens 2018 Fall Investment Conference, being held November 6-8, 2018 at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel....
Oct 31, 2018 06:05 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Credit Scores Take Nearly a Year to Recover After Buying a House
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on how buying a house affects credit scores. The analysis looked at more than 5,000 consumers who took out a mortgage and how their credit scores changed in the months following. The study shows that while scores initially fall, they eventually recover....
Oct 26, 2018 05:30 am ET
LendingTree Ranks Down Payment Affordability by State
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on down payment affordability by state, ranking the states with the highest and lowest average down payment and down payment percentages for conventional 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages....
Oct 25, 2018 12:01 pm ET
LendingTree, Inc. Strengthens Leadership Team with the Appointment of Jill Olmstead as Chief Human Resources Officer, Arun Sankaran as Chief Information Security Officer
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc., operator of the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has announced the appointment of two key executives: ...
Oct 25, 2018 08:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Host Analyst and Investor Event on December 4, 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) today announced it will host an Analyst and Investor Event on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 in New York.  The company will host in-person attendees at the Andaz Fifth Avenue, 485 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10017. Due to limited space, in-person attendance will be limited to invitation only.  Doors will open at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, and presentations will begin at 10:30 a.m....
Oct 24, 2018 08:00 am ET
Milwaukee, Cincinnati and Minneapolis Are the Most Promising Places to Open a Restaurant
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the best cities to open a restaurant. The study found that while traditional foodie destinations like New York and San Francisco are saturated with restaurants, up-and-comers have room to grow. The restaurant population in cities like Milwaukee, Cincinnati and Minneapolis cities is less dense than in other areas, and labor costs are lower.LendingTree analyzed the 50 largest U.S. cities to see which offer prospective restaurateurs the best shot at success. Man...
Oct 24, 2018 05:30 am ET
52 Percent of American Parents Let Their Children Borrow Their Credit Card for Online Purchases; 48 Percent Regret Doing So
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree today released the findings of its survey on kids and credit cards. CompareCards asked American parents how they handle their children's use of credit cards, from what they consider to be the perfect age for getting a first card to whether their kids have ever used their cards to buy something without their knowledge....
Oct 24, 2018 04:25 am ET
Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Novavax, Caesars Entertainment, SeaWorld Entertainment, LendingTree, CVS Health, and TherapeuticsMD — Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indicat
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX), Caesars Entertainment Corporation...
Oct 18, 2018 08:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Report Third Quarter 2018 Earnings on November 1, 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will release its fiscal third quarter 2018 results on Thursday, November 1, 2018, and the company will hold a conference call at 9:00am ET. Those interested in participating in the conference call may dial in five minutes prior to the start. The call will be simultaneously webcast via the company's website at http://investors.lendingtree.com. ...
Oct 18, 2018 06:00 am ET
Nearly Half Of Americans Who Have Gotten A Store Card Have Regretted Getting One
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree today released the findings of its study on store credit cards that revealed nearly half of Americans who have had a store credit card regretted getting one. CompareCards reviewed credit cards from 50 of the nation's largest retailers and found that the average store card APR is nearly 25 percent. Key findings...
Oct 17, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Reveals the Cities Where Borrowers Save the Most by Shopping Around for Mortgage Loans
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its report on where borrowers can save the most by shopping around for mortgage loans. ...
Oct 11, 2018 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Study Ranks the Cities with the Most Foreign-born Homeowners
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on cities with the most foreign-born homeowners. ...
Oct 09, 2018 10:30 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds Older Generations Most Creditworthy
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on Americans' credit scores by generation that found that the older someone is, the better their credit tends to be. On average, members of the silent generation (the oldest cohort) have credit scores 100 points higher than those of millennials....
Oct 04, 2018 12:15 pm ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Acquire QuoteWizard.com, LLC
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire QuoteWizard.com, LLC, one of the largest insurance comparison marketplaces in the growing online insurance advertising market. Since its founding in 2006, QuoteWizard has helped nearly 40 million consumers find their ideal insurance policy with top-tier insurance carriers across key insurance markets: auto, home and health. ...
Oct 03, 2018 10:00 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for September
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report, which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Oct 03, 2018 06:00 am ET
San Jose, San Francisco and Boston are the Best Places for Boomer Entrepreneurs
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the best places for boomer entrepreneurs, those born between 1946 and 1964 who reported being self-employed and actively engaged in the workforce in 2016. ...
Oct 02, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Reveals the Cities with the Biggest Houses in America
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the cities with the biggest houses in America, ranking U.S. cities by home size....
Sep 26, 2018 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Reveals the Most Free & Clear Cities in America
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on which cities have the highest share of homeowners without mortgage debt obligations, ranking U.S. cities by the proportion of such homeowners who are free and clear....
Sep 19, 2018 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Announces Startup Innovators Program at LEND360
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced it will sponsor a $10,000 award to be given at LEND360 to the fintech startup with the most cutting-edge solutions propelling the online lending ecosystem forward. ...
Sep 17, 2018 06:30 am ET
CompareCards' 2018 Holiday Debt Survey Finds Men Three Times More Likely to Already be Finished with Holiday Shopping Than Women
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree today released the findings of its survey on holiday shopping and debt. With just under 100 days until Christmas, the survey found that among U.S. credit card holders, men were three times more likely to report they were finished or nearly finished with their shopping by Labor Day than women, and twice as likely as women to report they'll spend "much" more money this holiday season than last....
Sep 10, 2018 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Study: Places Where Millennials Carry the Most Debt
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the places where millennials carry the most debt. The study found that student loans make up the biggest share of millennial debt, but auto loans are close behind. The study revealed that the typical urban millennial carries significant debt; the average debt balance for millennials living in the 50 biggest U.S. cities is $23,064....
Sep 06, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Analysis Reveals Where Homebuyers are Stretching to Buy
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released a study on where homebuyers are stretching the most to buy a home. ...
Sep 05, 2018 10:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Present at the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will participate in the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference at The Bellagio in Las Vegas....
Sep 05, 2018 06:35 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for August
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report, which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Sep 04, 2018 11:15 am ET
LendingTree Announces Innovation Challenge at Digital Mortgage 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced it will sponsor a $10,000 award to be given to the Digital Mortgage 2018 demoing company with the most innovative new product, technology or idea. ...
Aug 30, 2018 05:00 am ET
One Year After Equifax Breach, CompareCards Survey Suggests Americans Have Stepped Up Their Fight Against ID Theft
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- One year ago, Equifax announced its massive data breach, which exposed the personal information of some 148 million Americans and brought financial information security into question. According to the latest survey from CompareCards by LendingTree, 91 percent of consumers said they took some sort of action to protect themselves from identity theft....
Aug 28, 2018 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Reveals the Most Valuable Cities in America
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the most valuable cities in America. ...
Aug 23, 2018 06:00 am ET
CompareCards Survey Reveals 43 Percent of Americans Changed the Way They Pay for Gas Because of Skimming Concerns
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree today released the findings of its survey on how Americans are reacting to the growing threat of gas skimming. ...
Aug 15, 2018 06:00 am ET
Salt Lake City, Buffalo and New Orleans Have the Youngest Entrepreneurs
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released a study on the cities in the U.S. with the youngest entrepreneurs.  ...
Aug 13, 2018 08:30 am ET
LendingTree Strengthens Leadership Team with Sushil Sharma Hired as Chief Product Officer, Nikul Patel Named as Chief Strategy Officer
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has hired Sushil Sharma, former CPO at Match.com, as its Chief Product Officer, as the company underscores its focus on delivering best-in-class products to both lenders and consumers. Effective immediately, Sushil will oversee product teams across the organization, utilizing product innovation to help simplify financial decisions for consumers, and to help drive growth for all LendingTree businesses. Additionally, Nikul Patel, formerly the Chief Product and Strategy Officer, has been a...
Aug 08, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offers Report for July
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report, which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Aug 07, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Study: Places Where People Pay Their Bills On Time
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released a study on where people are most likely to pay their bills on time....
Jul 31, 2018 08:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Present at the Oppenheimer 21st Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will participate in the Oppenheimer 21st Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, MA. ...
Jul 30, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Ranks Cities by Home Improvement Loan Popularity
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released a study on which cities use the most home improvement loans. ...
Jul 26, 2018 03:00 am ET
LendingTree Reports Record 2Q 2018 Results
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced results for the quarter ended June 30, 2018....
Jul 25, 2018 01:09 pm ET
LendingTree, Inc. Announces Closing of Acquisition of Student Loan Hero
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) has announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Student Loan Hero, Inc., a personal finance website dedicated to helping student loan borrowers manage their student debt.  Student Loan Hero offers current and former students in-depth financial comparison tools, educational resources, and unbiased, personalized advice. The transaction closed on July 23, 2018....
Jul 24, 2018 06:45 am ET
Survey: One-third of Americans Thought about Starting a Business Last Year
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its survey of aspiring small business owners, as the company celebrates a new milestone for its small business vertical – surpassing $1 billion in loan volume through LendingTree's small business marketplace.  ...
Jul 23, 2018 06:40 am ET
Raising a 'Fair' Credit Score to 'Very Good' Could Save Over $45,000
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released a study on the impact of raising a 'fair' credit score to 'very good' that found consumers could save over $45,000. ...
Jul 20, 2018 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Announces Top Customer-Rated Lenders by Loan Product for Q2 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its quarterly list of the top customer-rated lenders on its network based on actual customer reviews for the second quarter of 2018. The list features the top lenders in multiple loan product categories, including Mortgages, Personal Loans, Auto Loans and Home Equity Loans, all of which are included in LendingTree's online loan marketplace....
Jul 18, 2018 07:30 am ET
LendingTree Releases Consumer Debt Outlook for July 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its Consumer Debt Outlook for July 2018, finding that new car loan rates now average more than 5 percent APR, the highest financing rate since 2012. LendingTree's analysis of the latest Federal Reserve data also found that revolving debt, almost all of which is credit card debt, increased by more than $16 billion in May, the largest-ever increase in revolving credit for that calendar month and the largest percentage increase since 1995....
Jul 18, 2018 05:00 am ET
LendingTree Unveils New Logo and Brand Identity
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has unveiled the evolution of its brand identity, including a modernized, simplified and timeless version of its iconic logo to better reflect the company and its transformation over the last 20 years.  LendingTree, as well as the entire online financial services industry, has undergone a significant transformation since 2009, which is the last time the company made any significant changes to its logo.  The purpose of the refresh is to re-introduce LendingTree and its more diversified, ...
Jul 17, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Study: Where Home Price Inequality is Highest
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released a study on where home price inequality is highest. ...
Jul 16, 2018 07:00 am ET
CompareCards.com Appoints Matt Schulz as Chief Industry Analyst
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree announced today that Matt Schulz has been named Chief Industry Analyst. Effective immediately, Schulz will serve as the company's authority on personal finance trends related to credit. Schulz will be a resource for both consumers and media by providing impactful and actionable insights related to credit cards, helping to simplify financial decisions for life's meaningful moments. ...
Jul 13, 2018 04:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Student Loan Hero
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Student Loan Hero, Inc., a personal finance website dedicated to helping student loan borrowers manage their student debt.  Student Loan Hero offers current and former students in-depth financial comparison tools, educational resources, and unbiased, personalized advice....
Jul 11, 2018 10:30 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Report Second Quarter 2018 Earnings on July 26, 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will release its fiscal second quarter 2018 results on Thursday, July 26, 2018, and the company will hold a conference call at 9:00am ET. Those interested in participating in the conference call may dial in five minutes prior to the start. The call will be simultaneously webcast via the company's website at http://investors.lendingtree.com. ...
Jul 11, 2018 08:00 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for June
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Jul 11, 2018 06:00 am ET
DepositAccounts.com Releases 2018 Bank Fee Burden Ranking
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- DepositAccounts.com, a subsidiary of LendingTree, released its 2018 Bank Fee Burden Ranking on the places with the highest and lowest bank fees in the U.S. ...
Jul 02, 2018 09:30 am ET
LendingTree Reveals the Cities with the Highest Share of Million-Dollar Homes
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released a study on the cities with the highest share of homes over $1 million. ...
Jun 27, 2018 09:30 am ET
LendingTree Study: Comparison Shopping for Personal Loans Can Save Consumers 35 Percent on Interest
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released a new analysis of personal loan offers to LendingTree users that found shopping around for personal loans can save consumers 35 percent. The difference in APRs is especially pronounced in personal loans, and LendingTree analysts found a wide variety of APRs offered to the same consumers, representing substantial amounts of money over the course of a loan. ...
Jun 21, 2018 08:00 am ET
Household Debt to Surpass 2008 Peak by $1 Trillion
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its Consumer Debt Outlook for June 2018, finding that American household debt is currently on pace to exceed the prior peak debt level from 2008 by the end of June, primarily due to non-mortgage consumer debt.  LendingTree's analysis of the latest Federal Reserve data found that mortgage-related household debt has actually fallen by 5.5 percent while total consumer credit - a collection of revolving credit and installment loans - has increased by 45 percent, of whic...
Jun 18, 2018 07:15 am ET
LendingTree Reveals How Your Neighbors Are Utilizing Equity in Their Homes
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the top uses of home equity loans by city.  ...
Jun 12, 2018 12:30 pm ET
LendingTree Completes Acquisition of Ovation Credit Services
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) announced today that its subsidiary, LendingTree, LLC, has completed its acquisition of Ovation Credit Services, Inc., a leading provider of credit services with a strong customer service reputation....
Jun 11, 2018 07:00 am ET
LendingTree Reveals the Cities with the Highest Share of Vacation, Investment and Second Homes
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on which cities have the highest share of vacation, investment and second homes. The current housing market is characterized by low inventory for both new and existing homes. With current owners who are willing to sell in short supply, rising interest rates may further exacerbate this issue. Rising rates create a "lock-in" effect where current owners are dissuaded from selling and moving as their new home would come with a higher rate if financed. In the new mar...
Jun 07, 2018 04:30 am ET
New Research Coverage Highlights Fortuna Silver Mines, First Majestic Silver, Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV, Banco Bradesco S.A., LendingTree, and Aon plc — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Exp
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (NYSE:FSM), First Majestic Silver Corp....
Jun 06, 2018 08:30 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for May
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Jun 06, 2018 06:45 am ET
CompareCards Study Reveals Which Places Use the Most Retail Credit and Charge Cards
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree today released the findings of its study on the places that use the most retail credit and charge cards. The study found that some metro areas are home to heavy users of retail cards while other locations have a population who use retail cards more sparingly....
Jun 05, 2018 09:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Present at the William Blair 38th Annual Growth Stock Conference
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will participate in the William Blair 38th Annual Growth Stock Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago. ...
May 31, 2018 07:00 am ET
LendingTree Reveals Where Homebuyers See the Most Mortgage Lender Competition
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on where homebuyers see the most mortgage lender competition. ...
May 30, 2018 07:00 am ET
LendingTree Study: Which Places Have the Most Student Debt?
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the places with the most student debt. To determine whether there are geographic variations in student debt, LendingTree analysts looked at a sample of anonymized users who logged into My LendingTree in the first quarter of 2018 and calculated how many had student loans, as well as the other reported statistics related to their balances.Places With the Most Student Loan Debt...
May 29, 2018 07:00 am ET
CompareCards Releases 2018 Credit Card Fee Report
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree today released the findings of its study on credit card fees that compared the fees of a representative sample of 200 credit cards that are in Americans' wallets. Although every card included in the study had at least one fee, there remains a wide variance among credit cards in the types of fees card issuers impose on customers. The representative sample of 200 cards approximates the card types and issuers of credit cards that Americans carry in 2018, according to data from The Nilson Report. ...
May 21, 2018 07:30 am ET
LendingTree Study Finds More than Half of My LendingTree Users Improved Credit Scores in Majority of 50 Metros Analyzed
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on the top places with rising credit scores. With credit scores being a crucial component of personal financial stability and opportunity, LendingTree analysts decided to look at anonymized My LendingTree users who logged into their accounts in both the first quarter of 2017 and the first quarter of 2018 to determine the top metros for rising credit scores among the 50 largest in the United States.  ...
May 11, 2018 04:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Ovation Credit Services
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Ovation Credit Services, Inc., a leading provider of credit services with a strong customer service reputation.  Ovation Credit Services utilizes a proprietary software application that facilitates the credit repair process and is integrated directly with certain credit bureaus while educating consumers on credit improvement via ongoing outreach with Ovation case advisors....
May 10, 2018 11:50 am ET
LendingTree's Consumer Debt Outlook Finds Americans On Pace to Amass a Collective $4 Trillion in Consumer Debt by the End of 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its first Consumer Debt Outlook for May 2018. LendingTree's analysis of the latest Federal Reserve data found that despite a recent pause in credit card balance increases, Americans are on pace to amass a collective $4 trillion in consumer debt by the end of 2018. Collectively, Americans owe more than 26 percent of their income on consumer debt, up from 22 percent in 2010....
May 09, 2018 10:30 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for April
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
May 08, 2018 07:30 am ET
LendingTree Reveals Cities Where Borrowers Save the Most by Shopping Around for Mortgage Loans
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its Mortgage Rate Competition Indexes for the 50 largest cities in the U.S. to assess how different markets behave across the country. Each week, LendingTree releases the Mortgage Rate Competition Index, a gauge that shows consumers how much they stand to save by comparing rates when they apply for a mortgage. The index is calculated on a national level to give an indication of the general dispersion of mortgage rates throughout the United States. ...
May 03, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Survey Finds Most Small Business Owners Are Using Tax Reform Savings to Pay Off Debt
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released the findings of its survey of small business owners, revealing that most expect to see tax reform savings and plan to use the tax savings for paying down debt. As the effects from the American Tax Cuts and Jobs Act begin to take shape, some small business owners may find their taxes decreasing in 2018. LendingTree surveyed 1,000 small business owners via Google Consumer Surveys between March 29 – March 31, 2018 and according to the results, 65 percent of small business owne...
Apr 30, 2018 09:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Present at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Internet & Digital Media Conference
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will participate in the SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Internet & Digital Media Conference at The Palace Hotel in San Francisco, California....
Apr 26, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Study Reveals Which Places Buy the Oldest Used Cars
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released the findings of its study on the places that buy the oldest used cars. LendingTree analyzed auto loan offers for borrowers in the top 50 U.S. metros (based on population) to find the average age of used cars financed in each metro, as well as which makes of used cars were most popular....
Apr 26, 2018 03:00 am ET
LendingTree Reports Record 1Q 2018 Results
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018....
Apr 24, 2018 10:11 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. Announces Time Change for First Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call on April 26, 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will hold a conference call at 8:00am Eastern Time on Thursday, April 26, 2018. The call had been previously scheduled for the same date at 9:00am Eastern Time. Those interested in participating in the conference call may dial in five minutes prior to the start. The call will be simultaneously webcast via the company's website at http://investors.lendingtree.com. ...
Apr 24, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Study: Credit History and Debt Ratio are Biggest Constraints for Would-Be Homeowners
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released the findings of its study on the cities with the highest rates of denied mortgage applications and why mortgage shoppers in those areas have been denied. ...
Apr 23, 2018 06:10 am ET
CompareCards Study: Where Credit Card Debt Has Increased the Most in 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree today released the findings of its study on where credit card balances have increased and decreased the most in 2018. Using anonymized data from My LendingTree users, CompareCards ranked the 30 largest metros in the U.S. by the percentage increases of their respective average credit card balances, versus those during the same period in 2017. ...
Apr 20, 2018 07:00 am ET
LendingTree Announces Top Customer-Rated Lenders by Loan Product for Q1 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its quarterly list of the top customer-rated lenders on its network based on actual customer reviews for the first quarter of 2018. The list features the top lenders in multiple loan product categories, including Mortgages, Personal Loans, Business Loans and Auto Loans, all of which are included in LendingTree's online loan marketplace....
Apr 12, 2018 03:40 am ET
Report: Developing Opportunities within Delek Logistics Partners, LendingTree, KB Financial Group, MagnaChip Semiconductor, Lamar Advertising, and IHS Markit — Future Expectations, Projections Moving
NEW YORK, April 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Delek Logistics Partners, L.P. (NYSE:DKL), LendingTree,...
Apr 11, 2018 10:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Report First Quarter 2018 Earnings on April 26, 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will release its fiscal first quarter 2018 results on Thursday, April 26, 2018, and the company will hold a conference call at 9:00am ET. Those interested in participating in the conference call may dial in five minutes prior to the start. The call will be simultaneously webcast via the company's website at http://investors.lendingtree.com. ...
Apr 11, 2018 07:00 am ET
LendingTree Ranks Metros with the Most Fraud Alerts
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released the findings of its study on where people are most likely to have asked a credit bureau to place a fraud alert on their credit report. ...
Apr 05, 2018 06:30 am ET
DepositAccounts.com Releases 2018 Top 200 Healthiest Banks and Credit Unions in America
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- DepositAccounts.com, a subsidiary of LendingTree, today released its list of the 2018 Top 200 Healthiest Banks and Credit Unions in America. ...
Apr 04, 2018 08:00 am ET
LendingTree Launches Credit Analyzer, a Free Credit and Debt Analysis Tool
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced the launch of its Credit Analyzer, a free credit and debt analysis tool, which was created to help consumers avoid common credit mistakes, improve debt management skills and find the right financial products for their needs. ...
Apr 04, 2018 05:30 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for March
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Apr 02, 2018 10:00 am ET
LendingTree Ranks Cities with the Highest Share of Cash-Out Refinance Borrowers
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released the findings of its study on where cash-out refinancing was most prevalent in the past year....
Mar 26, 2018 09:00 am ET
LendingTree Study: The Cost of Bankruptcy
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released the findings of its study on the cost of bankruptcy. The findings show that while a prior bankruptcy can make it more expensive to borrow, it's certainly not impossible to qualify for credit. If borrowers wait to apply for new loans even just a few years after bankruptcy, they may find rates that aren't too far off from what other borrowers are being offered....
Mar 21, 2018 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Launches Free Credit Monitoring Service
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced the launch of a free credit monitoring service within the My LendingTree platform. In partnership with TransUnion, LendingTree monitors users' credit profiles daily and sends alerts of any changes or potential suspicious activity within 30 minutes of the credit report being updated. ...
Mar 20, 2018 08:00 am ET
Des Moines, Pittsburgh and Buffalo Among Most Popular Cities for Millennial Homebuyers
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has released the findings of its study on the most popular cities for millennial homebuyers. The study found millennials in Des Moines, Pittsburgh and Buffalo are pursuing homeownership more than their counterparts in any of the nation's 100 largest cities. ...
Mar 16, 2018 03:55 am ET
Report: Developing Opportunities within LendingTree, Superior Uniform Group, ACM Research, Tuniu, Sleep Number, and Fanhua — Future Expectations, Projections Moving into 2018
NEW YORK, March 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ:TREE), Superior Uniform Group,...
Mar 13, 2018 10:30 am ET
LendingTree Introduces New Mortgage Savings Tracker and Mortgage Rate Competition Index
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced the release of its Mortgage Savings Tracker and Mortgage Rate Competition Index. The LendingTree Mortgage Rate Competition Index is a new measure of the dispersion in mortgage pricing and will be released weekly. Built on top of the Mortgage Rate Competition Index, the Mortgage Savings Tracker will bring a new transparency to mortgage shopping by highlighting the significant savings that are available to potential borrowers for both purchase mortgages and refinancing. ...
Mar 13, 2018 05:00 am ET
H&R Block, LendingTree partner to empower clients to improve their financial well-being
Convenient access to My LendingTree via MyBlock gives clients monthly credit scores
Mar 07, 2018 04:00 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for February
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Mar 02, 2018 12:30 pm ET
IPG Photonics Set to Join S&P 500; ALLETE and LendingTree to Join S&P MidCap 400; New York Mortgage Trust, Global Net Lease and Finisar to Join S&P SmallCap 600
NEW YORK, March 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600:...
Feb 27, 2018 06:01 am ET
LendingTree Ranks the Best and Worst Cities for New Small Businesses
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released the findings of its study on the best and worst cities for new small businesses. While the success of a new small business is impacted by a combination of factors, some U.S. cities tend to produce more successful start-ups than others. ...
Feb 27, 2018 04:30 am ET
CompareCards Survey Reveals More Than 1 in 10 Were Card Fraud Victims, Experienced Card Declines Last Year
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent CompareCards by LendingTree survey, roughly 15 percent of card holders have fallen victim to debit or credit card fraud, and 12 percent had at least one card purchase declined in the past 12 months. Based on the number of Americans with either a debit or credit card in the U.S., and the rate of fraudulent card activity affecting 15 percent of survey respondents, it's possible that 33 million Americans have been victimized by card fraud over the past year. The number of respondents who had a card purchase declined or experie...
Feb 22, 2018 02:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / February 22, 2018 / LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) will be discussing their earnings results in their Q4 Earnings Call to be held on February 22, 2018 at 9:00 AM Eastern Time.
Feb 22, 2018 01:30 am ET
LendingTree Reports 4Q & FY 2017 Results Above Guidance
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced results for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2017....
Feb 21, 2018 06:30 am ET
LendingTree Ranks Best Places for a Fresh Start in 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released the findings of its study on the best cities for those seeking a fresh start. New beginnings are an American tradition, and it's not uncommon for people to lose so much that they have to start over with new jobs and careers, new finances and even new relationships. The likelihood of success can depend in part on social and economic conditions. ...
Feb 13, 2018 04:30 am ET
Southeast and Midwest Cities Most Accessible for First-Time Homebuyers
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten years after the housing crisis, national home prices have now surpassed prior peaks, inventory is tight, and homebuyers are facing bidding wars. These challenges are even more onerous for first-time homebuyers, who cannot capitalize on profits from an existing home sale to at least partially fund the down payment for a new home. However, homeownership is still attainable for first-time homebuyers, and some cities have more favorable conditions for those considering homeownership. ...
Feb 06, 2018 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for January
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Jan 30, 2018 05:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter 2017 Earnings on February 22, 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will release its fiscal fourth quarter 2017 results on Thursday, February 22, 2018, and the company will hold a conference call at 9:00am ET. Those interested in participating in the conference call may dial in five minutes prior to the start. The call will be simultaneously webcast via the company's website at http://investors.lendingtree.com. ...
Jan 23, 2018 04:00 am ET
LendingTree Announces Top Customer-Rated Lenders by Loan Product for Q4 2017
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its quarterly list of the top customer-rated lenders on its network based on actual customer reviews for the fourth quarter of 2017. The list features the top lenders in multiple loan product categories, including Mortgages, Personal Loans, Business Loans and Auto Loans, all of which are included in LendingTree's online loan marketplace....
Jan 22, 2018 05:05 am ET
LendingTree Reveals Which Used Car Brands Borrowers are Stretching the Most to Buy
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has released the findings of its study on which car makes borrowers are stretching the most to afford. ...
Jan 18, 2018 03:30 am ET
LendingTree Ranks Most Competitive Homebuyer Markets
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has released the findings of its study on where homebuyers will face the fiercest competition to achieve their dream of homeownership in 2018.  ...
Jan 10, 2018 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Survey Reveals Optimistic Outlook for Personal Finances in 2018
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, recently conducted an online survey among 1,025 Americans to gauge financial expectations, concerns and overall sentiment regarding personal finances for 2018. According to the results, two out of three Americans have an optimistic outlook for the year ahead, with millennials being even more optimistic.  ...
Jan 09, 2018 05:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Present at the 20th Annual Needham Growth Conference
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will participate in Needham & Company's 20th Annual Growth Conference at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel in New York City. ...
Jan 08, 2018 05:00 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for December
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its monthly Mortgage Offers Report which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects. ...
Jan 02, 2018 04:34 am ET
SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating LendingTree, Inc. for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors
NEW YORK, Jan. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP, a class action law firm dedicated to representing shareholders nationwide, is investigating a potential breach of fiduciary duty claim involving the board of directors of LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE). ...
Dec 13, 2017 03:00 am ET
LendingTree Introduces 2018 Guidance Ahead Of Investor Day
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today introduced financial guidance for fiscal year 2018 ahead of the company's Analyst and Investor Day....
Nov 28, 2017 10:11 am ET
LendingTree Enters into a $250 Million Amended and Restated Credit Facility
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree (NASDAQ: TREE), a leading online loan marketplace, announced today it has entered into an amended and restated $250 million five-year senior secured revolving credit facility that will replace LendingTree's previous $125 million credit agreement.  The amended and restated revolving credit facility provides increased borrowing capacity and improved pricing, along with greater strategic and operational flexibility. The facility can be used to finance working capital needs, permitted acquisitions, capital expenditures, and general corpo...
Nov 20, 2017 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for October
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its first monthly Mortgage Offers Report which analyzes data from actual loan terms offered to borrowers on LendingTree.com by lenders on LendingTree's network. The purpose of the report is to empower consumers by providing additional information on how their credit profile affects their loan prospects....
Nov 16, 2017 08:50 am ET
LendingTree Holiday Shopping Survey Suggests Bigger Budgets, Selfless Spending and Mobile Shopping Among Parents this Holiday Season
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, recently conducted its Holiday Shopping Survey among 1,050 Americans aged 25 to 55 with at least one child. The results show that people generally expect to give more than they expect to receive, and although only 55 percent of respondents have a set budget this holiday season, 76 percent plan to spend the same amount or more on holiday shopping compared to last year....
Nov 10, 2017 05:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Host Analyst and Investor Event on December 13, 2017
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) today announced it will host an Analyst and Investor Event on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 in New York.  The company will host in-person attendees at the Nasdaq MarketSite, 4 Times Square, New York, NY 10036. Doors will open for registration at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time and presentations will begin promptly at 10:30 a.m....
Nov 08, 2017 07:00 am ET
The Most Maxed-Out Places in America
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has released the findings of its study on which places have the most consumers with signs of being maxed-out with their credit cards. Credit card balances in the U.S. are now almost $800 billion, the highest since 2009, according to Federal Reserve data. While not all of those balances represent debt that won't be paid off each month, many consumers struggle with credit card debt. One clear signal that a consumer might be in trouble with credit is having at least one card that is "m...
Nov 01, 2017 07:30 am ET
LendingTree Announces Top Customer-Rated Lenders by Loan Product for Q3 2017
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today released its quarterly list of the top customer-rated lenders on its network based on actual customer reviews for the third quarter of 2017. The list features the top lenders in multiple loan product categories, including Mortgages, Personal Loans, Business Loans and Auto Loans, all of which are included in LendingTree's online loan marketplace....
Oct 30, 2017 10:45 am ET
LendingTree's State Migration Study Finds Homebuyers Heading South
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has released the findings of its study on where residents in each state are looking to move, which discovered a southern tilt in preferences of out-of-state home buyers. ...
Oct 26, 2017 04:00 am ET
LendingTree Reports Record 3Q 2017 Results; Increasing Full-Year 2017 Guidance
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced results for the quarter ended September 30, 2017....
Oct 19, 2017 08:10 am ET
Which U.S. Cities Have Changed the Most Over the Past Decade?
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the past decade, most U.S. cities have experienced at least some degree of change, whether the change has been for the better or worse. These changes may be indicative of emerging economic opportunities, or on the other end of the spectrum, economic decline. MagnifyMoney, a subsidiary of LendingTree that provides information, tools and resources to help consumers make informed financial decisions, analyzed the 50 largest U.S. metro areas using nine elements of data to measure and identify areas of growth, decline and inactivity. ...
Oct 10, 2017 06:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Report Third Quarter 2017 Earnings on October 26, 2017
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will release its fiscal third quarter 2017 results on Thursday, October 26, 2017, and the company will hold a conference call at 9:00am ET. Those interested in participating in the conference call may dial in five minutes prior to the start. The call will be simultaneously webcast via the company's website at http://investors.lendingtree.com. ...
Oct 04, 2017 07:00 am ET
From Shopping to Close, LendingTree Study Finds Mortgage Process is Getting Faster
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has released the findings of its study on shopping timelines for purchase mortgages. The study analyzed data from a sampling of more than 5,000 closed loans from March 2016 through May 2017 and reviews the timeline for the entire mortgage shopping experience - from first submitting a loan request and being matched with a lender to the date of the mortgage loan closing. The study revealed that the median time from early rate shopping to closing on a purchase mortgage declined 7 days from ...
Oct 03, 2017 06:05 am ET
Spending Within Their Means: Some Cities Do It Better Than Others
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has released the findings of its study on how well residents in the top 50 U.S. metropolitan areas are spending within their means – or aren't. ...
Sep 19, 2017 06:00 am ET
LendingTree Acquires Non-Lending Assets of SnapCap
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) announced today that it has acquired certain assets of Snap Capital LLC, a tech-enabled online platform connecting business owners with lenders offering small business loans, lines of credit and merchant cash advance products through a concierge-based sales approach.  ...
Sep 07, 2017 07:17 am ET
CompareCards Survey Reveals Widespread Misconceptions About Debit Cards
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareCards by LendingTree recently conducted a survey among 1,000 American adults and found widespread misconceptions about debit cards. The survey found that 66% of Americans think debit cards are as safe or safer than credit cards for payments. This belief, however, is incorrect. Debit cards do not offer the same consumer protections as credit cards. ...
Sep 06, 2017 07:43 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Participate in Goldman Sachs Seventh Annual Financial Technology Conference
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will participate in the Goldman Sachs Seventh Annual Financial Technology Conference being held on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at the Goldman Sachs Conference Center in New York. ...
Aug 31, 2017 11:00 am ET
LendingTree Announces Starbutter AI as Winner of $25,000 Startup Innovation Spotlight
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has announced Starbutter AI as the winner of its Startup Innovation Spotlight, a new initiative by LendingTree to showcase the top startup companies in financial technology (fintech) lead generation at LeadsCon. ...
Aug 30, 2017 01:10 pm ET
LendingTree, Inc. Announces Changes to its Executive Team
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has announced two key promotions within its leadership team. J.D. Moriarty, who joined LendingTree earlier this year as SVP of Corporate Development, has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer, and Gabe Dalporto, who previously served as the company's Chief Financial Officer since 2015 and as LendingTree's Chief Marketing Officer from March 2011 to June 2015, has been elected to the company's board of directors. ...
Aug 29, 2017 09:00 am ET
LendingTree, Inc. to Participate in Goldman Sachs Seventh Annual Financial Technology Conference
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will participate in the Goldman Sachs Seventh Annual Financial Technology Conference being held on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at the Goldman Sachs Conference Center in New York. ...
Aug 14, 2017 12:00 pm ET
LendingTree Announces Finalists for $25,000 Startup Innovation Spotlight
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree®, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced the five finalists for its new initiative to showcase the top startup companies in financial technology (fintech) lead generation at LeadsCon this summer. ...