Marie Phillips, born and raised in Midwestern USA, has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Business in addition to a computer sciences degree. She is retired from a long career in the financial services industry as a software development manager.
Pursuing a life long interest in writing, she started her own informational web sites after retiring. She also loves to share her wealth of knowledge and experience on managing money and writes about it for multiple personal finance blogs, as well as her own sites.
She loves walking the trails her spouse maintains for her on their 6 wooded acres; enjoying the multitude of daffodils they planted together; finding bargains at garage, estate and thrift store sales; entertaining extended family; restoration projects; crocheting afghans; traveling; and spending time in her Grandma Rie's Money Camp with her grandchildren to help teach them personal finance concepts.
Visit her sites at www.familymoneyvalues.com www.agingbodies.com and marieaphillips.com