Victoria Araj

Victoria is the team leader of the Quicken Loans Zing Blog. From mortgage banking to PR and more, Victoria’s 11+ years at Quicken Loans come in handy when writing cool stories. Before QL, she worked with and for notable national and state politicians. With degrees from MSU and U of M, her allegiance to the Mitten State is indisputable. She loves decorating, photography, the Detroit Red Wings, the Detroit Tigers, cruising in her G6 (the car), and most importantly, hanging out with family and friends.
Victoria Araj

Articles by Victoria Araj

Save Vs. Splurge: Father’s Day Gift Options

Save vs. Splurge: Father’s Day Gift Options

Soon, it will be Father’s Day, when you have the opportunity to show the special men in your life just how much you care. Whether it’s your dad, grandpa, uncle or husband, you might be in need of some gift suggestions to make the day a memorable one. Here are five types of gifts you could give and the save and splurge options for each.

Quicken Loans National’s ‘Shot For Heroes’ To Raise Money For Veterans

Quicken Loans National’s ‘Shot for Heroes’ to Raise Money for Veterans

Golf season is in full swing, and the Quicken Loans National is fast approaching. To make the event even more exciting, four public golf courses in Montgomery County, Maryland, will host a month-long charity campaign to raise money for veterans and military families. Fans will have the opportunity to take a “Shot for Heroes” and even earn some cash for themselves starting May 21 and continuing every Saturday and Sunday leading up to the Quicken Loans National, June 23-26.

HGTV® Smart Home 2016 Q&A With Scott Branscom

HGTV® Smart Home 2016 Q&A with Scott Branscom

You can enter the HGTV® Smart Home 2016 Giveaway online twice per day between April 12 and June 2, 2016. I had a chance to get an insider perspective from this year’s project manager, Scott Branscom, on what makes the house special from the interior to the exterior and the latest technological advances this year’s winner will enjoy in their new home.

Keep The Fitness Momentum Going While Traveling

Keep the Fitness Momentum Going While Traveling

We’ve all been there … patting ourselves on the back for working out and eating better, and then wham, you go on vacation or attend an out-of-town wedding that throws your schedule, eating and fitness habits out of whack. I’ve gathered suggestions for programs, exercises and some kits you can use to avoid sabotaging the efforts you’ve worked hard at. That way you can still feel like you’re enjoying yourself during your time away.