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Editors and regular contributors.

Harlan Landes,

Harlan, co-founder, co-editor

Harlan L. Landes is the founder of Consumerism Commentary, one of the first blogs about personal finance. He is a photographer and the founder and executive director of the Plutus Foundation. He is also currently the director of the Bushwackers Drum and Bugle Corps.

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Miranda Marquit,

Miranda, co-founder, co-editor

Miranda Marquit is a freelance journalist and money expert. She is the author of the book Confessions of a Professional Blogger and writes about money at Planting Money Seeds.

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Zina Kumok,

Zina, regular contributor

Zina Kumok is a personal finance writer. Her work has been featured in DailyWorth, GoBankingRates and Mint. She writes about paying off her student loans at Debt Free After Three.

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John Schneider

John, regular contributor

John Schneider is a personal finance writer. His work has appeared in Yahoo Finance, Business Insider, Time, The Christian Science Monitor, Investopedia and others. He writes about money at Debt Free Guys, a site he founded with his husband, David Auten. Along with David, he hosts the Queer Money podcast and YouTube show, on which they talk about the financial nuances of the LGBT community.

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Jana Lynch

Jana, regular contributor

Jana Lynch is a former publishing industry employee and current freelance writer and editor. She writes about books and other topics at Jana Says.

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Michelle Jackson

Michelle, regular contributor

Michelle Jackson is a personal finance and lifestyle blogger who continues to work on her debt-free journey. She is the founder of the following two websites: The Shop My Closet Project where she talks about all things money and Colorado Luv Hub where she geeks out about all things Colorado.

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Casey Bond,

Casey, contributor

Casey Bond is a seasoned writer and serves as the editor for Student Loan Hero. She has contributed to a number of major national publications including US News & World Report, the Huffington Post, Forbes and TheStreet. Her work has also appeared on Business Insider, Yahoo! Finance, MSN, The Motley Fool, LearnVest, and more.

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Sandy, contributor

Sandy Smith is our resident New York City deliverer of snark and sass. You can find her all over the interwebs sharing her strategies for repaying debt quickly. Her resident home base is Yes, I Am Cheap; she is also the founder of the online magazine, Colorful Money.

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