Laura McMullen

Senior Writer  |  Personal finance

Laura McMullen joined NerdWallet in 2015. She writes about saving, making and budgeting money and contributes to the "Millennial Money" column for The Associated Press; she also occasionally edits and manages editorial projects. Laura previously worked for U.S. News & World Report, where she wrote and edited content related to careers, wellness and education and also contributed to the company's rankings projects. Before working at U.S. News, Laura interned at Vice Media and studied journalism, history and Arabic at Ohio University. Laura lives in Washington, D.C.

Education: B.S. in journalism from Ohio University

Previous experience: U.S. News & World Report

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The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Associated Press