Melinda Sineriz, ABFP™

Lead Editor
Melinda Sineriz, ABFP™
About Melinda

Melinda Sineriz is a Lead Editor at FinanceBuzz and an Accredited Behavioral Finance Professional™ designee. Melinda has a B.A. in English from Miami University and a master’s degree from Bard College. Before focusing on personal finance content, she worked in insurance for six years, educating clients on Medicare supplements, life insurance, long-term care, and annuities.

Her work has appeared on sites like Business Insider,, MSN, and HuffPost and highlights her ability to distill complex financial topics into actionable insights. Based in Toledo, Ohio, she lives with her spouse, two dogs, and many cats.

“Everything in moderation.”
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  • HuffPost
  • Business Insider
  • Bizfluent
  • Credit Cards
  • Insurance
  • Make Money
  • B.A. in English from Miami University (Ohio)
  • Master's in teaching from Bard College
  • Accredited Behavioral Finance Professional™ (ABFP™)
  • Previously a licensed life and health insurance agent for five years