A professional freelance writer and blogger, Lance Cothern is a CPA who has also worked in both public and corporate accounting. He founded his personal finance blog, Money Manifesto, in 2012. His work has appeared in several publications including USA Today, U.S. News & World Report, Forbes, Business Insider, Credit Karma, and many more. He currently lives in Indiana with his wife and two children.
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