Lindsay VanSomeren


Lindsay VanSomeren

Lindsay VanSomeren is a freelance financial writer living in Kirkland, WA with a houseful of pets including two cats, a dog, and a husband. She has been a professional dogsled racer, a wildlife researcher, and a participant in the National Spelling Bee. She was inspired to learn more about managing her money after a wake-up call where she had to give up her Alaskan home in a deed-in-lieu of foreclosure. Now, she writes about credit, debt, and other personal finance topics. She enjoys weightlifting, homebrewing, and teaching other scientists how to manage their money at Science Finance.


How to Improve Your Credit After a Divorce

This post is sponsored by Lexington Law Firm. Going through a divorce is rough. There are so many things to think about, and so many emotional decisions to be made that it’s easy to let a few things slip. The last thing on most people’s minds when...