Miranda Marquit
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About Miranda Marquit

Miranda has been covering investing and finance as a freelance journalist for more than a decade. She's contributed to Marketwatch, NPR's Morning Edition, APM's Marketplace, Forbes, and numerous other online and offline publications. In addition to writing about money and markets, Miranda is an avid podcaster with a show about investing. She's also covered science, religion, and technology, in addition to finances. Miranda grew up in Idaho and loves travel and the outdoors. She holds a master's degree in magazine, newspaper, and online journalism from Syracuse University.

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Young Investors: Should You Invest When You Have Debt? January 16, 2020 10:30 PM   |  

Ready to start investing, but worried about debt? Here’s how to invest even if you still have debt on the books.

4 min read  |  Creating a Budget
Preventing a Roth IRA Penalty: Withdrawal Rules Investors Should Know January 6, 2020 10:30 AM   |  

Understand Roth IRA withdrawal rules and how to avoid penalties.

5 min read  |  IRA & 401k Plans
How to Take In-Kind Distributions from Your Traditional IRA January 1, 2020 4:00 AM   |  

Stuck with an RMD? You don’t have to take it in cash. Here’s what you need to know about in-kind distributions from your IRA to your brokerage account.

5 min read  |  Plan Distributions
Tracking Down Missing Money: How to Find Old 401(k)s November 8, 2019 10:30 AM   |  

Do you have an old 401(k)? You probably won't find it under the couch cushions. Learn tips on how to find an old 401(k) from a previous employer and what you could do with it once you've found it.

5 min read  |  IRA & 401k Plans
Retirement Mistakes: 5 Retirement Myths That Can Sabotage Your Plans October 30, 2019 10:15 AM   |  

There are several retirement myths that could lead to mistakes in your retirement planning. Don't risk sabotaging your retirement by accepting these myths as truth.

3 min read  |  Goal Planning
Your Guide to CD Accounts and How They Work October 24, 2019 10:15 AM   |  

Looking for a way to save with lower risk and higher yield? A CD account might be an investment instrument to consider.

5 min read  |  Bonds & Fixed Income
Stages of Retirement: Accumulation & Decumulation Phases October 3, 2019 10:15 AM   |  

Are you making the shift from accumulation to decumulation in retirement? Learn about the difference between these stages.

5 min read  |  Portfolio Management
How Does a 401(k) Work? 8 Frequently Asked 401(k) Questions September 19, 2019 10:15 AM   |  

Have 401(k) questions? We’ve got answers to the most frequently asked 401(k) questions to demystify the most common type of retirement plan. Explore contributions, taxes, withdrawals, and penalties for your 401(k) plan.

5 min read  |  IRA & 401k Plans
HSA and Retirement: How to Use Your Health Savings Account August 19, 2019 10:15 AM   |  

Your HSA can be used during retirement. Learning about contribution limits, withdrawal rules and tax implications can help you be strategic in deciding how your HSA might fit into retirement planning.

5 min read  |  Retirement Planning
College Savings Plans 101: Commonly Asked Questions Answered August 9, 2019 10:15 AM   |  

From getting your college savings plans started to later tax implications, we've got information on the most commonly asked college education savings questions.

5 min read  |  College Savings Plans
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