Kristin Colella

Kristin Colella is an experienced writer and editor who specializes in personal finance and lifestyle content. She hopes to inspire readers to make financially responsible choices while still enjoying life to the fullest.

Recent Articles By The Author

How to Fight Back Against Physical and Financial Threats

How to Fight Back Against Physical and Financial Threats

Money experts and a self-defense guru share hard-hitting strategies for protecting yourself and your money from harm.

Cooking With Cannabis: 8 Delicious Marijuana Recipes

Cooking With Cannabis: 8 Delicious Marijuana Recipes

Pot can be cooked, baked or sprinkled into your favorite foods for a tasty, spacey meal—just be sure to purchase it legally and enjoy at your own risk.

7 Signature Drinks for Your Super Bowl Party

7 Signature Drinks for Your Super Bowl Party

You can concoct these creative libations in your own home on game day.

5 Great Ski Resorts That Won't Break the Bank

5 Great Ski Resorts That Won't Break the Bank

These idyllic destinations offer fun and adventure at reasonable prices.

10 Ways to Enjoy Winter Sports Without Going Broke

10 Ways to Enjoy Winter Sports Without Going Broke

Keep these budget-friendly tips in mind as you plan your favorite cold-weather activities.

10 Money Predictions for 2014

10 Money Predictions for 2014

Financial pros attempt to foretell the future of the economy in the coming year.

7 Common Christmas Gifts That Nobody Ever Wants

7 Common Christmas Gifts That Nobody Ever Wants

From snow globes to holiday ties, these tacky gift ideas aren't exactly crowd-pleasers.

Will Fewer High School Grads Make College Acceptance Easier?

Will Fewer High School Grads Make College Acceptance Easier?

The number of high school graduates is predicted to decline this school year, but that doesn't mean top colleges will be swinging open their doors.

10 Office Holiday Party Dos and Don'ts

10 Office Holiday Party Dos and Don'ts

Here's how to enjoy your company's annual holiday bash without ruining your reputation.