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About Us

Launched in 2013, ValuePenguin provides in-depth research and analysis on a variety of topics, from insurance to credit cards.

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About ValuePenguin

ValuePenguin and its parent company, LendingTreeĀ® have a common mission: to empower consumers with tools, information, and resources to help you make smarter, more informed financial decisions

Whether you're a young driver searching for the best deal on your first car insurance policy or a frequent traveler looking for top travel credit card offers, ValuePenguin provides in-depth analysis, intuitive calculators, and curated editorial content to help you find the right financial products to reach your goals.

In 2013, former financial analysts Jon Wu, Ting Pen and Brian Quinn launch ValuePenguin.com in order to help consumers make data-backed decisions when it comes to financial products.

2013: ValuePenguin develops tool allowing users to compare health insurance costs side-by-side

2014: Credit card comparison tools and analysis are launched

2018: Over 16 million users visit ValuePenguin's articles and resources

2019: ValuePenguin is acquired by LendingTree, a leader in digital comparison shopping

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Our writers have created over 3,000 articles addressing key questions about car insurance, health insurance, credit cards, and more.

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Our tools make it quick to compare products and prices based on the information you provide.


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At ValuePenguin, our team focuses on providing high-quality articles and resources to help consumers understand the topics they're interested in. Whether it's building visual tools to explain data or publishing in-depth research, our goal is to provide clear and accurate analysis to help guide you to the best decision. If you ever read an article that you think needs improvement, please email us at [email protected].

Our Experts

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Sterling Price, Life & Health Insurance

Sterling is a Research Analyst working within Insurance. His work and analysis has been featured in several prominent news outlets such as the Association for Independent Agents and Forbes, among others. Prior to joining ValuePenguin, Sterling worked at Northwestern Mutual as a licensed life insurance representative helping clients manage their insurance needs.

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Andrew Hurst, Home & Auto Insurance

Andrew's analysis of trends among drivers and homeowners has been featured in Forbes, MSN and USA News, among others. He's also appeared in interviews broadcast by ABC and the CW. Andrew previously taught composition and research at Wright State University.

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ValuePenguin's team is passionate about empowering consumers in their financial decisions through high-quality research, tools and analysis.


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