Victoria Araj

Victoria is the team leader of the Quicken Loans Zing Blog. From mortgage banking to PR and more, Victoria’s 10+ 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

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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.

Join The “March Your Way To Fitness” Challenge Today!

Join the “March Your Way to Fitness” Challenge Today!

The “March Your Way to Fitness” Challenge runs March 1-31 and will be a fun way to get active for at least one hour daily, make better food choices, drink more water and take better care of your health. Sign up today! Everyone who joins the challenge will be entered for a chance to win a fitness tracker to keep the momentum going all year!

Cold-Weather Getaways: 10 U.S. Cities To Enjoy This Winter

Cold-Weather Getaways: 10 U.S. Cities to Enjoy This Winter

Maybe you live in a state that sees plenty of snow and you’re over it and can’t wait to visit someplace warm. Maybe you live in a state that is still fairly warm during the winter and crave some ski action on some fresh powder. Either way, we’ve put together a list of 10 cities that might strike your fancy as the perfect getaway this winter season.