Michelle Singletary

ColumnistWashington, D.C.


Publisher of site about paying for college condensed his expertise into “twisdoms” — tweetable wisdoms.

  • Aug 28, 2015

Post columnist Michelle Singletary offers her advice and answers your questions.

  • Aug 27, 2015

Also: Readers weigh in on the fallout from the Ashley Madison hack.

  • Aug 27, 2015

Use the fear you felt this week as motivation to become better informed about your holdings.

  • Aug 25, 2015

HUD’s approach to diluting poverty in public housing doesn’t hold up under scrutiny.

  • Aug 22, 2015

Post columnist Michelle Singletary offers her advice and answers your questions.

  • Aug 20, 2015

Don’t gloat: Next time it could be your Social Security number or banking account information.

  • Aug 20, 2015

Acquiring a credit card too early can cause them to develop bad money management habits.

  • Aug 18, 2015

COLUMN | People at the top of the income ladder resent the help that others get — even though they don’t need it.

  • Aug 14, 2015

Post columnist Michelle Singletary offer her advice and answers your questions.

  • Aug 13, 2015
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Michelle Singletary writes the nationally syndicated personal finance column, “The Color of Money,” which appears in The Post on Wednesday and Sunday. Her award-winning column is syndicated by The Washington Post Writer’s Group and is carried in more than 100 newspapers. In 2010, she released her third personal finance book, “The Power To Prosper: 21 Days to Financial Freedom.” She has been a personal finance contributor for MSNBC, NPR and ABC’s daily talk show, “The Revolution.” For two seasons she hosted “Singletary Says” on TV One. In her spare time, Singletary is the director of a ministry she founded at her church, in which women and men volunteer to mentor others who are having financial challenges. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland at College Park. She has received the Distinguished Alumni Award from The Johns Hopkins University, where she earned a master’s degree in business and management.

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