Our writers

The talented Money Mix writers are displayed below.  

Steve Adcock

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Steve is a 37-year-old early retiree who writes about the intersection of happiness and financial independence. Steve is a regular contributor to MarketWatch, CNBC, and The Ladders. He lives full-time in his 30′ Airstream Classic and travels with the country with his wife Courtney and two rescued dogs. He blogs at Think Save Retire.

Fred Leamnson

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Fred is the Founder and President of Leamnson Capital Advisory, LLC. He helps people preparing for and in retirement with financial, retirement, Social Security, and estate planning. At Money with a Purpose, he focuses on three primary areas: Personal Finance, Overcoming Adversity, and Lifestyle. He has been quoted in Forbes, USA Today and appeared in Money Magazine and MarketWatch, and many other publications.

Michael Dinich

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Michael has worked in the financial services industry for nearly 20 years. He lives in rural PA with his wife, two children, and too many animals. Michael shares his experience, unique insights, and profiles inspirational success stories at Your Money Geek

Camilo Maldonado

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Camilo is a personal finance expert who was raised in poverty by a single mother and had to learn everything about personal finance on his own. In addition to writing for his personal finance site, The Finance Twins, he has been featured on Forbes, Business Insider, CNBC, US News, The Simple Dollar and other top publications. Camilo began his career as an investment banking analyst on Wall Street at J.P. Morgan. He has a master of business administration (M.B.A.) degree from Harvard University and a Bachelor of Science in finance from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. You can contact Camilo via Instagram @thefinancetwins.

Brian @ Debt Discipline

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Brian is a dad, husband, and an IT professional by trade. A Personal Finance Blogger since 2013 who, with his family, has successfully paid off over $100K worth of consumer debt. Now that Brian is debt free, his mission is to help his three children prepare for their financial lives and educate others to achieved financial success. He blogs at Debt Discipline.

Kevin @ Just Start Investing

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Kevin runs the personal finance website Just Start Investing, where he focuses on making investing easy. Just Start Investing has been featured on US News & World Report and Chime Bank, among other major publications for his easy-to-follow writing. Check out Just Start Investing to learn the simple strategies to start investing today, as well as ways to optimize your credit cards, banking and budget.

Chris Roane @ Money Stir

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Chris Roane is a financial blogger who loves to be transparent about money-related issues. He’s paid off massive amounts of credit card debt and is the blog author of Money Stir. His main focus on Money Stir is talking about how money relates to our relationships, personal development, and how to plan for the future we want. He’s been quoted on Market Watch, The Ladders, and other publications.

Mr. SR @ Semi-Retire Plan

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Mr. SR writes about personal finance, behavioral economics, and early retirement. He has a bachelor of science degree in business marketing and will complete his master of science in business marketing in 2020. Mr. SR has been featured by The Money Mix and Your Money Geek and maintains his own blog, Semi Retire Plan.

Robin @ Mastering the Side Jam

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Robin is a full-time business professional who has worked in the financial services industry for over 20 years. She is also a personal finance blogger who shares her first-hand experience with the struggles of money and debt. On Mastering the Side Jam, she focuses on ways to maximize efficiencies to make and save money, pay off debt, and live your best life. She has been featured on The Money Mix, Rockstar Finance, The Financial Diet and Women’s Money Talk, and has been quoted in various online publications.

Ryan Luke @ Arrest Your Debt

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As a full-time police officer and personal finance blogger, Ryan Luke has made it his personal mission to provide honest and easy to understand personal finance information. He is a husband and the father of three children. Through proper budgeting and money management, they have been able to live off one income and build wealth at the same time. Come join him in an active conversation about all the best personal finance information available at ArrestYourDebt.com!

Ty @ Campfire Finance

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Ty is a married father of four living on a single income in the Seattle area whose goal is to retire early after a late start to the financial independence game. He runs the Get Rich Quickish and Campfire Finance websites.

Millionaire Dojo

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Nathan is the founder of Millionaire Dojo – a website that documents his journey to reaching a million dollar net worth so that others may be inspired to follow the same path. He and his wife reached a net worth of one hundred thousand by the age of 25 and has been featured in Business Insider. His blog focuses on practical advice that can be implemented immediately in the form of saving money, earning more, and investing to create passive income.  

Miked Up Blog

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I’m Mike – current 30-ish CEO and Blogger. I write Financial insights for Family & Business, and Fitness tips for all! We’re growing our family-owned Business while I’m focusing on staying Fit and being a solid Family man… and writing about all the highs and lows on MikedUp Blog!

Debt Free Dr

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Dr. Jeff uses his personal six-figure debt experience he had to inspire other doctor and high-income professionals. He focuses on debt-free living and financial freedom at Debt Free Dr.

Ross Perez

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Ross Perez is the Real Finance Guy. After graduating with a degree in economics from the University of Washington, he went straight to work at Tableau Software as employee number 93. Through the course of the next 8 years he worked his way up the ranks and managed to build a small nest egg through Incentive Stock Options (a subject that he literally wrote the book on). Since then he’s onto a new startup and has been aggressively saving and investing in real estate and the stock market in an attempt to retire by 50. Real Finance Guy is the story of his financial journey.

Jessica @ The Budget Savvy Bride

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Jessica Bishop is the founder of The Budget Savvy Bride, an extensive online resource to help couples plan a beautiful wedding they’re proud of on a budget they can actually afford. Jessica has shared her money-saving tips and planning advice with outlets such as GMA, BRIDES, Refinery 29, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Huffington Post and more.

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Melissa Blevins @ Perfection Hangover

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As a personal finance geek, I love budgeting, saving money, paying off debt, and making money online from home (like blogging) and other side hustles. I hope to inspire women to take control of their finances so they can live their best life! Find me at Perfection Hangover.