Author Archives: Miranda Marquit

3 Solid Reasons to Keep Your  Finances Separate (#WMWeek17)

3 Solid Reasons to Keep Your Finances Separate (#WMWeek17)

This post is part of Women’s Money Week 2017. Learn more about Women’s Money Week, and how you can take charge of your finances at WomensMoney.org. We hear all the time that you should combine finances when you combine lives. Here are some reasons to keep your finances separate even after you get married. It’s… Continue Reading

Stretching a Thin Budget When You Move

Stretching a Thin Budget When You Move

Moving to another state is exciting. There are so many new things to see and do. But if you are on a tight budget, getting to your destination might bring on stress and take away any feelings of joy. If you put a well-thought-out plan in place your move can go smoothly and for much… Continue Reading

Miranda’s “Bad With Money” Diary

Miranda’s “Bad With Money” Diary

I’ve pretty much been bad with money the last few months of the year. Missed payments, poor expense tracking, and unpaid parking tickets form the bulk of my adventures. When was the last time you were bad with money? I spent the last few months being terrible with my finances. For a financial journalist and… Continue Reading

Happy Holidays from Planting Money Seeds!

Happy Holidays from Planting Money Seeds!

I love the holiday season. From the beginning of September (the return to school and autumn feels very holiday) through the New Year, I love all that goes on. Halloween and Thanksgiving are my personal favorites. But one cannot discount all that surrounds Christmas and Hanukkah. I was brought up Christian, so it’s Christmas for me.… Continue Reading

4 Ways Attending #FinCon16 is Helping My Business

4 Ways Attending #FinCon16 is Helping My Business

Every year I attend FinCon, and every year I learn things that boost my business. Here are four ways #FinCon16 is helping my business as we speak.  This blog post was written as part of a sponsored program for State Farm®. All views expressed are entirely my own, and were not influenced or directed by… Continue Reading

What You Need to Know When Paying Workers

What You Need to Know When Paying Workers

At some point, you might need to hire out some of the work for your small business. Here’s what you should keep in mind when paying workers. A few years ago, I realized that I needed help with my small writing business. I just couldn’t handle all of the mundane tasks that needed doing. I… Continue Reading

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