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Virginia C. McGuire

Freelance Personal Finance Writer — Freelance
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Writer, gardener, longtime cancer patient and erstwhile librarian. Leo's mom. Obsessed with real estate.

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I'm a personal finance writer covering banking, credit cards, small business and investing topics for NerdWallet, a consumer finance company based in San Francisco.

I also write about real estate for the New York Times.

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@vcmcguire — 2,303 followers, 38,270 tweets

Sep 25, 2017

@Nicole_Cliffe Also if someone told me they'd left my kid with a random friend I would fly not drive as well.

Sep 25, 2017

@Nicole_Cliffe This guy should have this story forcibly tattooed on his person so no other women will procreate with him.

Sep 25, 2017

@Rumaan Just tell them the latest thing Little said and you'll win them over no problem.

Sep 25, 2017

@Cecilyk But how can we all differentiate ourselves in the Objectives section on our resumes?

Sep 25, 2017

The Google reviews of @SenToomey are kind of wonderful. For example; "I'd give him no stars if there was a choice." #GrahamCassidy

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I began my journalism career as a freelancer for the New York Times.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I took a typing class on a computer in high school, but found it useless and taught myself to type on an electric typewriter at home.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Stephen Colbert