Micah Murray

Micah Murray


Micah Murray is a personal finance writer who has written for Money Under 30, ChooseFi, Leverage Rx, and others. He lives in Maine with his husband, their three cats, and their dog. In his spare time, you can find him around a campfire listening to a true crime podcast.


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How Do Lenders Measure Your Credit Risk?

Lenders consider more than just your credit score. The 5 C’s of credit measure your […]

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How To Use a Car Loan To Improve Your Credit Score

Auto loans, when managed responsibly, are likely to have a positive effect on your credit […]

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Leasing vs. Buying a Car: What You Need to Know Before You Choose

When you need a new car, the decision to lease or buy can be a […]

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How Mental Health and Money Are Connected

Money affects mental wellness, and mental health conditions can impact money management. Often overlooked, mental […]

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How Much Is My Car Worth? 

Knowing your car’s value helps you get the most for your vehicle and keeps your […]

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Bad Credit: What It Is and How To Repair It

Bad credit doesn’t guarantee a bad financial future. It just means that you have some […]

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What’s Negative Equity on a Car Loan?

Negative equity on a car loan can set you back financially. Here’s what you should […]