The first Ask Farnoosh of 2022 covers a wide range of audience questions: Is it wise to transfer credit card debt to a private loan? How might cosigning a mortgage with a loved one (even if you’re not the one paying the mortgage) impact your ability to qualify for your own home loan down the road? Do you need to be a CFP to become a financial journalist? Where is the best place to park savings these days? Farnoosh selects a reviewer of the week. To join her newsletter, click here. To send a question for an upcoming Friday show, text: 415-942-5002.