Miranda Marquit

Miranda Marquit has been writing about money for more than 10 years, and is a nationally-recognized financial expert and journalist. She has appeared on Forbes, NPR, CBNC, Yahoo! Finance, and in many other media outlets, online and offline. Her personal finance blog is Planting Money Seeds, and she is a contributor to the Money Tree Investing Podcast. Miranda lives in Idaho with her teenage son and enjoys the outdoors, travel, and reading.

Articles by Miranda Marquit:

29
Jul
Point Card by Point Bank Review

The Point Card by Point Bank offers rewards on travel and dining, as well as a friendly APY on savings. Save for different goals and earn points without using credit cards — all in an FDIC-insured account.

Posted in: Banking,
Tags: ptype_review,
18
Jul
Frontier Airlines World Mastercard Review

For frequent Frontier Airlines fliers, the Frontier Airlines World Mastercard is a great card with a generous signup bonus and a decent introductory APR on balance transfers. However, to make the Frontier credit card yearly fee worth it, you need to meet requirements for an annual flight voucher.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: credit card review 2, ptype_review,
18
Jul
Mastercard Black Card Review

If you’re into the luxury lifestyle, the Mastercard Black Card can be a solid choice, especially if you travel regularly. However, the steep annual fee can be hard to overcome for some consumers.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: ptype_review,
16
Jul
Hilton Honors Card From American Express Review

Hilton Honors Card Learn More on American Express’s secure website Editorial Rating Hilton Honors Card 4.18 Editorial Rating What we like: Huge rewards and easy-to-qualify welcome offer for Hilton fans Sign-Up Bonus Earn 75,000 bonus points after spending $1,000 within three months Rewards Rate 7x Hilton Honors points at Hilton properties 5x points at U.S. […]

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: credit card review 2, ptype_review,
12
Jul
SKYPASS Visa Secured Credit Card Review

The SKYPASS Visa Secured credit card helps people with low credit scores build their credit while earning travel rewards. However, you might be able to do more with cash rewards from other free secured credit cards.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: credit card review 2, ptype_review,
09
Jul
BankAmericard Credit Card Review

The BankAmericard provides a 0% APR for 15-months along with other cardholder perks. Our complete BankAmericard review will help you see if this card is a good pick.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: credit card review 2, ptype_review,
20
Jun
Should You Get an Auto Loan or Lease From Ford Credit?

Dealer financing for a car can be an attractive and popular option, depending on the situation. However, it’s important to compare your offer from Ford Credit with other options before you move forward in your car search. Most deals depend on the type of car you choose as well as your credit.

Posted in: Auto Loans, Reviews (2),
Tags: product review, ptype_review,
19
Jun
How Does Thrive Cash for College Students Work?

Thrive Cash is one way for students to get fast cash without having to worry about interest rates or hidden fees. Students can choose their own payment plan and don’t have to start repaying until they begin working.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
Tags: ptype_review,
18
Jun
Lift Credit Review: Why You Should Be Wary of the Offers

Lift Credit offers small personal loans in Utah, Idaho, and Wisconsin. Lift Loans are available to borrowers with poor credit scores without a credit check, but they come with major downsides including very high interest rates.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
Tags: ptype_review,
07
Jun
Major League Baseball Credit Card Review

Major League Baseball Credit Card Learn More on Bank of America’s secure website Editorial Rating Major League Baseball Credit Card N/A Editorial Rating What we like: For devout followers of Major League Baseball Intro Offer $150 online cash rewards after spending $500 in first 90 days of account opening 0% intro APR for first 12 […]

Posted in: Credit Cards,
Tags: credit card review 2, ptype_review,