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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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
Investing Strategies: You Got That Bonus. What Are You Going to Do with It? August 2, 2019 10:15 AM   |  

Looking forward to a big bonus? Here are some ways you can use that bonus to help further your financial goals.

5 min read  |  Household Finances
Unexpected Early Retirement: Does Your Planning Include Plan B? July 22, 2019 10:15 AM   |  

It’s important to have a retirement plan in place, but if you have to retire early, what sources of income can you rely on?

5 min read  |  Retirement Planning
Single Households Are On the Rise. Could This Be the Next Investing Trend? July 8, 2019 10:15 AM   |  

In 1960, 13% of all U.S. households were made up of one person. That number has risen to 28%. Companies and industries are taking note. Is your portfolio prepared?

5 min read  |  Household Finances
How to Invest While Paying Off Student Loans July 3, 2019 10:15 AM   |  

When paying off student loans, it’s easy to forget about other goals. However, it can be important to remember to start investing.

5 min read  |  Creating a Budget
2019 Roth IRA Income & Contribution Limits: What You Need to Know May 15, 2019 4:00 AM   |  

Interested in contributing to a Roth IRA? The limits have increased for 2019. Here’s what you need to know about Roth IRA limits.

5 min read  |  IRA & 401k Plans
What Baby Boomers Can Do When Volatility Hits Near Retirement April 15, 2019 4:00 AM   |  

Baby boomers will soon start to enter retirement, and with life expectancy extending, there will be many volatile factors to consider for your own retirement.

5 min read  |  Retirement Planning
Like a 401(k), But Not: What Is a 457 Retirement Plan? April 10, 2019 4:00 AM   |  

If you’re a government worker or a nonprofit employee, you might have access to a 457 retirement plan to help you build your nest egg.

5 min read  |  IRA & 401k Plans
Planning Ahead: How Will Your Estate and Heirs Be Taxed? April 9, 2019 4:00 AM   |  

A will, a living trust, and the power of attorney are all factors to consider in developing an estate plan that can minimize taxes.

5 min read  |  Estate Planning
Over the Roth IRA Income Limit? Consider a “Backdoor” Roth IRA March 25, 2019 4:00 AM   |  

Wish you could contribute to a Roth IRA, but you're above the income limit? Consider using a backdoor Roth IRA to make it happen.

5 min read  |  IRA & 401k Plans
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