Michelle Singletary on Muck Rack

Michelle Singletary

Washington, DC
Personal Finance Columnist — The Washington Post

If debt were a person, I'd slap it! Washington Post Personal Finance Columnist, Author of "The 21 Day Financial Fast" wapo.st/personalfinance

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Michelle Singletary writes the nationally syndicated personal finance column, “The Color of Money,” which appears in The Washington 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 r...

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@SingletaryM — 23,552 followers, 23,259 tweets

Nov 21, 2017

RT @InaJaffeNPR: Michelle, thanks for the shout out about my story showing that CA nursing homes rarely pay a price for illegally ev…

Nov 21, 2017

There’s a little-known fund that goes to victims of sexual harassment on the Hill. You pay for it. - Vox  https://apple.news/AaCq_6HIJRmyln2WiW4A8dg 

Nov 21, 2017

All these stories coming out. Wow! Just Wow!! Charlie Rose fired by CBS following allegations of unwanted sexual advances https://t.co/0xlTffECtM

Nov 21, 2017

The recent tide of apologies by famous men has been ‘awful.’ Here’s what the men should have said.  http://wapo.st/2hGDThf?tid=ss_tw&utm_term=.05a55e63ff9d 

Nov 21, 2017

RT @gloriacreech: I remember watching TV w/my mother and seeing Della Reese sing when I was a child. As an adult, her show "Touched…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I worked for the Baltimore Evening Sun.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

I love interacting with people and helping them to understand personal finance.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?