Andrea Murad

Andrea Murad

Writer, Journalist, Storyteller

Andrea Murad is a New York-based writer. Having worked on both Wall Street and Main Street, she now pursues her passion for words and covers careers, investing and money.

Ready to 'Rent' Out Your Life Via the Sharing Economy?
Sharing Economy

Ready to 'Rent' Out Your Life Via the Sharing Economy?

Here are five questions people commonly ask before diving in.
Going Away This Summer? Start Planning. Now.
Travel Tips

Going Away This Summer? Start Planning. Now.

Booking a North American flight at least 57 days in advance will save you 10 percent.
Mediation, Arbitration or Trial? Information to Make Your Decision With.
Legal Advice

Mediation, Arbitration or Trial? Information to Make Your Decision With.

You may want to hide that messy divorce you're going through -- here's how.
Are You That Lucky Employee With an IPO Windfall?
IPO

Are You That Lucky Employee With an IPO Windfall?

If you are, then don't lose it. Instead, plan wisely. Here are five ways to do that.
11 Things You Need to Know About Real Estate Negotiations
Real Estate

11 Things You Need to Know About Real Estate Negotiations

Buying a house becomes a dance between buyer and seller as both push and pull for what they want.
How to Keep Your Business Together When Your Marriage Is Coming Apart
Divorce

How to Keep Your Business Together When Your Marriage Is Coming Apart

Divorce is one of the toughest times in life to make rational decisions, like maintaining the family business because it is in everyone's best interest.
Rent or Sell? What to Do When You Leave Your Home.
Real Estate

Rent or Sell? What to Do When You Leave Your Home.

Here are seven questions to ask yourself when you make this life-changing transition.
8 Financial Tips for Single Parents Facing the Holidays
Family

8 Financial Tips for Single Parents Facing the Holidays

Is your child pulling on your heartstrings, begging for that special toy or trip? What you should do is plan.
Personal Finance Tips for Those Couples Who Live Together But Aren't Married
Personal Finance

Personal Finance Tips for Those Couples Who Live Together But Aren't Married

The rules are different for individuals who choose to cohabitate, but the bottom line is both need to be protected.
7 Strategies for Helping Your Child Become Financially Independent
Money Management

7 Strategies for Helping Your Child Become Financially Independent

When your grown son or daughter lives with you, make sure that money management lessons are included.
Know When and How to Sell Your Business
Selling a Business

Know When and How to Sell Your Business

Experts say selling a business takes just as much thought and effort as starting it.
4 Steps to Keep Family Loans From Escalating Into Fisticuffs
Loans

4 Steps to Keep Family Loans From Escalating Into Fisticuffs

Treat your family borrower the way a bank does a small business. Ask for a business plan.
Have You Set Your Retirement Goals Yet?
Personal Finance

Have You Set Your Retirement Goals Yet?

Without plans for your golden years, you won't know how much money you'll need in your savings.
9 Signs of Financial Infidelity
Financial Management

9 Signs of Financial Infidelity

Know what to look for in your spouse's behavior once you're sure you two are headed for splitsville.
5 Essential Tips for Financial Planning After Divorce
Personal Finance

5 Essential Tips for Financial Planning After Divorce

Splitting with your ex is traumatic enough. Don't let the money side stress you, as well.