Kristin Wong is the author of Get Money: Live the Life You Want, Not Just the Life You Can Afford. She is a freelance writer and journalist who contributes to the New York Times Smarter Living and Medium's Joint Accounts column. She's also been published in Glamour magazine, New York magazine's The Cut, Refinery29, and at NBCNews.com. The Society of Professional Journalists awarded her the Northwest Excellence in Journalism award for her work at MSN Living. Kristin has discussed her writing on NPR, Buzzfeed's AM2DM, Fox Business, and WNYC. She is a co-ambassador to the Author's Guild Los Angeles chapter and lives in Pasadena, California.