Michelle Ullman

Michelle Ullman

Michelle Ullman is a full-time freelance writer specializing in lifestyle topics. She covers many money-related issues, including how to live well on any size budget, creative ways to save money, how to make wise buying decisions and how to enjoy life more while spending less.

  1. Where to Find Affordable Health Insurance
    Insurance

    Where to Find Affordable Health Insurance

    The cost of medical services can hit the wallet hard: there are 1.7 million personal bankruptcies every year due to inability to pay medical bills.
  2. How to Hire a Bankruptcy Lawyer
    Personal Finance

    How to Hire a Bankruptcy Lawyer

    How do you find the right bankruptcy lawyer? What you should look for to determine the right attorney for you.
  3. Bankruptcy Court
    Term

    Bankruptcy Court

    What is bankruptcy court?
  4. Discounts & Coupons You're Missing
    Budgeting

    Discounts & Coupons You're Missing

    Are you missing out on discounts for medical, entertainment and clothing costs?
  5. Get the Best Savings Interest Rates For You
    Savings

    Get the Best Savings Interest Rates For You

    How do you choose between market deposit accounts, CDs and traditional savings accounts?
  6. Cost of Living in Top Cities Around the World
    Personal Finance

    Cost of Living in Top Cities Around the World

    Whether you're looking to move or just dreaming of a vacation, it's good to know what to expect before heading to a new city.
  7. 3 Ways to Get Social Security Benefits
    Retirement

    3 Ways to Get Social Security Benefits

    Social Security isn't just for retirement. Learn about all three benefits provided by the Social Security Administration: retirement, survivor and disability.
  8. Leasing to Section 8 Tenants?
    Home & Auto

    Leasing to Section 8 Tenants?

    Real estate investors and landlords: It's worthwhile to investigate the section 8 market. Learn about the pros and cons of leasing to section 8 tenants.
  9. How Inflation Affects Your Cost of Living
    Personal Finance

    How Inflation Affects Your Cost of Living

    How will your wallet be impacted by inflation?
  10. Student Loan Forgiveness
    Term

    Student Loan Forgiveness

    Under certain circumstances, federally backed student loans – such as Direct, Stafford and Perkins loans – can be discharged or forgiven.
  11. Calculate Your Self-Employed Salary
    Personal Finance

    Calculate Your Self-Employed Salary

    Deciding on a salary is tough when you're self employed. There are several factors to consider before setting a price on your services.
  12. Longevity Insurance for a Comfortable Retirement
    Retirement

    Longevity Insurance for a Comfortable Retirement

    Don't face a retirement that goes on long after your money runs out. Longevity insurance guarantees you income once you reach age 85.
  13. Using an LLC for Estate Planning
    Personal Finance

    Using an LLC for Estate Planning

    An LLC is a powerful tool for estate planning. By establishing a family LLC, parents can distribute assets to their children with significant tax savings.
  14. Retirement Planning for the Self-Employed
    Retirement

    Retirement Planning for the Self-Employed

    When you're self-employed, your retirement is entirely in your hands. Learn about the three retirement-savings options best suited to the entrepreneur.
  15. Personal Finance

    "Value" Investments: Social, Faith & Eco-Investing

    When it's time to invest, why not follow your heart along with your head? These four types of investments seek to do good while returning a profit.