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Careers

Careers

CardRates is a fast-paced, goal-oriented team with many job perks, including a four-day workweek, health insurance benefits, and 401(k) plans with employer matching. Check out our open positions below. We’re always seeking top talent to support our quickly growing team.

About CardRates.com

About CardRates.com

CardRates.com was created to inform and educate our visitors about the world of credit cards, encouraging better credit decisions and a brighter financial future for all. Learn more about our company and culture.

We want to make credit cards and personal finance simple and easy to understand.

We want to make credit cards and personal finance simple and easy to understand.

The world of credit cards can be difficult to navigate, so we at CardRates.com aim to consistently provide the most trusted information on the web and truly live up to our moniker as “The Ultimate Guide to Credit Cards.”

About CardRates.com
We’re comprised of the nation’s leading credit experts and a team of dedicated writers and developers.

We’re comprised of the nation’s leading credit experts and a team of dedicated writers and developers.

CardRates.com is home to a number of leading credit and finance experts and has been featured on many national media outlets. We’re also backed by a talented team of expert writers, editors, and developers.

About CardRates.com
We love our work, and we love our culture. Join us and experience a workplace like no other.

We love our work, and we love our culture. Join us and experience a workplace like no other.

We’re based out of a gorgeous loft in the heart of downtown Gainesville, where you’ll find an open office layout, vintage arcade games, catered lunches, and other startup perks.

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Perks & Benefits

Perks & Benefits

In addition to a highly competitive compensation package, CardRates.com also offers its employees many perks and benefits. Check out some of our employee benefits below.

Health

Health

• Health & dental insurance

• Vision insurance

• Four-day workweek

• Healthy snacks & lunch

Happiness

Happiness

• In-office music room

• Week-long holiday breaks

• Mini arcade games

• Sports tickets & social events

Wealth

Wealth

• Competitive compensation

• Hobby reimbursement

• IRA with 3% matching

• Paid time off (2 weeks/year)

Open Positions

Open Positions

Think CardRates.com is the right place for you? Check out our open positions below. We're always looking for top content, marketing, and engineering talent.

Finance Writer

Finance Writer

CardRates.com is seeking intelligent, hard-working individuals who are eager to learn and grow alongside an emerging content company that specializes in educating readers on all things finance.

Staff Writer job responsibilities include:

• Consistently write quality feature articles covering finance industry thought leaders and popular consumer finance products or programs
• Conduct research to produce in-depth guides on personal financing, credit cards, and other topics that promote financial literacy
• Draft social media posts as needed to promote the CardRates.com brand

This is a full-time, salaried position with the opportunity to advance to a Senior Staff Writer role after two years of strong performance.

Base compensation is $30,000 to $40,000 annually, depending on experience. When reviewing writing samples, we look for strong self-editors who not only understand the rules of grammar, spelling, and punctuation but also edit for clarity and conciseness.

CardRates.com staff members work in a quirky startup environment with countless perks; however, we’re also a highly metrics-driven team that strives to exceed performance expectations, resulting in job stability and opportunities for upward mobility.

If interested, email your resumé, writing samples, and desired starting salary to hr@cardrates.com.

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Senior Finance Writer

Senior Finance Writer

For those with upward of seven years of editorial experience, you're invited to apply for a Senior Staff Writer position at CardRates.com. This is a full-time, salaried, in-house role for experienced copywriters with an interest in consumer finance topics.

Senior Staff Writer job responsibilities include:

• Research, plan, and produce in-depth content before going live on CardRates.com
• Participate in interviews sourcing the world's top finance experts for insights on consumer finance trends, technologies, and tips

Candidates must demonstrate an interest in financial subject matter and web-based content strategies. Once onboarded, staff writers should expect to consistently produce a minimum of five highly informative, grammatically pristine content pieces per week. Meticulous attention to factual accuracy, editorial style, and voice is required.

CardRates.com staff members work in a quirky startup environment with countless perks; however, we’re also a highly metrics-driven team that strives to exceed performance expectations, resulting in job stability and opportunities for upward mobility.

Senior Staff Writers who excel in this role with two years of consistently stellar performance reviews are automatically eligible for any open Managing Editor position within our team.

If interested, email your resumé, writing samples, and desired starting salary to hr@cardrates.com.

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QA Specialist

QA Specialist

We are now seeking a quality control expert to help ensure compliance across CardRates.com and its sister sites. This is a part-time, hourly position with the potential to advance to a full-time, salaried role.

Job responsibilities include:

• Conduct frequent site audits to reconcile partner compliance requirements with the information published on CardRates.com
• Create and maintain a site QA checklist
• Perform pre-deployment QA as we roll out new features and site updates
• Work with the development team to automate quality assurance tests
• Update site content as necessary to ensure 100% compliance with credit card issuers and third-party compliance networks

Experience with quality assurance testing tools, such as Selenium or TestComplete, is preferred but not required. We're looking for a self-motivated individual who is eager to learn and help build a robust test suite for our quickly growing websites.

The ideal applicant would demonstrate a strong work ethic and possess a high IQ and willingness to continually improve his or her craft. We seek true "go-getters" who would enjoy working in a quirky startup environment but who also value the stability of a well-established company with countless perks and advancement opportunities.

Click the “Apply Now” button below or email hr@cardrates.com if interested. For your application to be considered, be sure to include your desired starting compensation rate and attach an up-to-date copy of your résumé.

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Managing Editor

Managing Editor

CardRates.com is seeking a proficient copyeditor to manage the editing pipeline for in-house and/or freelance content contributors, making stronger writers in the process.

The Managing Editor role will require:

• Thorough editing skills that balance quality writing with speed of delivery
• The ability to format articles in WordPress, previewing and modifying to ensure a perfect user experience
• Experience hiring, training, and/or managing other writers or editors (strongly preferred)

Managing Editors may be assigned feature stories and/or guides to be published on CardRates.com or a sister site owned by Digital Brands, Inc.

Once onboarded, editors should expect to move 15 or more quality articles through the content pipeline on a weekly basis. Those who excel in this full-time, salaried role for two years are automatically eligible for a Senior Editor position (if available).

CardRates.com staff members work in a quirky startup environment with countless perks; however, we’re also a highly metrics-driven team that strives to exceed performance expectations, resulting in job stability and opportunities for upward mobility.

Click “Apply Now” below or email hr@cardrates.com if interested. For your application to be considered, be sure to include your desired starting salary and attach your résumé and one or more examples of articles or other content works you’ve edited to perfection.

Apply Now!