Author Archives: Miranda Marquit

High Interest Debt Doesn’t Have to Be Forever

High Interest Debt Doesn’t Have to Be Forever

High interest debt is draining your wealth. It doesn’t need to be that way forever, though. Jackie Beck over at The Debt Myth is encouraging a movement around the idea that debt doesn’t have to be forever. I’m joining in with a few thoughts on my approach to debt, even though my view of debt

Do You Have TRUE Financial Success?

Do You Have TRUE Financial Success?

What do you think makes financial success? Do you feel that you are financially successful? Today, MoneyTips.com releases another one of its “Next Door” reports. The last report was about retiring; this new release is called The Millennial Next Door. The idea behind this report is to provide insight into what makes for financial success for

How I Save Money on Travel

How I Save Money on Travel

This post is part of the TaxACT How I Save blog tour which teaches you ways to keep more money in your pocket. Last year, TaxACT saved America over $240 million on tax preparation. How much can you save? To learn more about tips and strategies on saving, click here.  I’ve never been much of a penny pincher. Even in the days I was

Financial Thoughts for Christmas

Financial Thoughts for Christmas

Merry Christmas! Have a few financial thoughts! It’s practically an obligation amongst bloggers that something be published for Christmas. Note that I don’t say “written.” I’m not writing this today. I often work every day, but not on Christmas. Christmas is my day to do absolutely nothing. I don’t make meals (there’s plenty of candy to go around), I