Writer and editor


McGill University


  • Former senior editor at Investopedia
  • Higher education experience in English literature, economics, finance, and accounting
  • Writer for various finance and music publications for the past 10 years


Michael wrote multiple personal finance articles and managed all social media platforms while serving as a managing editor and then senior editor at Investopedia. After working at Investopedia, he went on to be the managing editor and then director of content at Mitre Media, which owns such properties as,,, and While working at Mitre, he also wrote multiple articles for and Michael currently works in communications.


Michael earned his bachelor's degree in English literature with a minor in economics from McGill University.

Quote from Michael T. Deane

"I have always enjoyed trying to bring a fresh perspective to personal finance articles. It feels great to be able to help people with some of the important decisions they make every day."