About the Author

Laura Dunn

Laura Dunn is a personal finance freelance writer. Laura writes from personal experience, as she herself is paying off credit card debt and student loans.

When she’s not writing personal finance articles in her free time, she works full-time as the managing editor at Dockwalk, a superyacht magazine for captain and crew. Before that, she worked as a news editor at Bankrate.com, an online company with award-winning content on how to master your money and life’s financial journey.

When not working on paying off debt, she’s spending time with her fiancé, Johnny, and German Shepherd, Thor. Follow her on Twitter @lauradunner.