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Marisa Hillman

location-pin Oxford, Connecticut

School: Hofstra University

Expertise: products & lifestyle, money & finances, travel

Marisa Hillman

  • Written for WE TV, PopSugar, U.S. News & World Report, Gourmet Insider
  • Certified Literacy Specialist and former teacher

Experience

Marisa is a personal finance, travel and retail expert dedicated to helping readers find solutions that will help them live their best lives. She'll also help you figure out where to book your next family vacation, the art of meal planning and how to do life on a budget. She lives on the East Coast with her husband, four young children and a yellow lab that wasn't cut out for life as a police officer.

Education

Stony Brook University
BA, English Language and Literature/Letters
Hofstra University
MEd, Literacy

Articles

Bissell SpinWave Review: We Tested This All-in-One Spin Mop and Vacuum

We put this handy vacuum-mop to the test. In our Bissell SpinWave review, you'll see why you need it in your home.

7 Best Cooling Comforters for Hot Sleepers, as Tested by Our Editors

Snuggle up without breaking a sweat, thanks to the best cooling comforters that provide comfort even in the summer.

The Ultimate Budget Grocery List: 100+ Cheapest Groceries

The cost of groceries has jumped more than 12% in the past year. Here's how to make a budget grocery list that will stretch your money.