Dori Zinn

Contributing writer

Dori Zinn has been a personal finance journalist for more than a decade. Aside from her work for Bankrate, her bylines have appeared on CNET, Yahoo Finance, MSN Money, Wirecutter, Quartz, Inc. and more. She loves helping people learn about money, specializing in topics like investing, real estate, borrowing money and financial literacy.

Recent Articles By Dori Zinn

  • Auto Loans

    What is a disposition fee?

    You may be charged to return your leased vehicle to the leasing company.

    4 MIN READ Jan. 7, 2021
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  • Home Equity

    What is hypothecation?

    You may see hypothecation in auto loans, mortgages and home equity loans.

    3 MIN READ Dec. 9, 2020
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