Michael Leonard


Michael Leonard

Michael is a freelance writer and the creator of Inspire Your Success. His goal with the brand is to inspire others to build an online business and learn the habits of successful entrepreneurs. He publishes weekly content and his blog and podcast episodes interviewing experts, authors, and high-level CEO's. His writing has been featured in Early to Rise, Goalcast, Lifehack, Fearless Motivation, Rockstar Finance, and other major publications.

He's also published three books including, "Advice for My Younger Self: Success Habits for Health and Wealth." This book gave millennials and young adults the tools and resources to help them save, invest, plan a successful financial future.


4 Best Health Sharing Plans as an Alternative to Insurance

Insurance can be a huge pain if you’re not prepared for the costs of buying your own insurance plan. I know because I left my corporate, 9-5 job last year and the awesome insurance plan that went along with it. While it was definitely worth the leap of...

When Can I Expect My Tax Refund? The IRS refund schedule for 2019

As soon as you hit the submit button on your taxes, do you instantly start wondering, “when can I expect my tax refund?” The majority of people hate doing taxes. Taxes are complicated, time-consuming and expensive. But if you think you're entitled to...

12 Best Student Loan Companies to Refinance in 2019

College was the best.  Sleeping in, hanging out with friends, and not dealing with many of the responsibilities of the real world. But then graduation day happens. Not only do you have to deal with entering the “real world” you now have to start...

21 Legit Ways to Get Free Money in 2019

Are you ready to make some free money? If you’re in need of a quick buck, are trying to pay off debt or are just a college student looking for ways to get free money, this post is for you. Thanks to the internet and smartphones, if you have a little bit...

What is Life Insurance and How Exactly Does It Work

I’m sure at some point in your life you’ve wondered what life insurance is and how it works. It’s a fair question as it's a complicated topic that a lot of people don’t think about until later in life. Or ever, which can lead to financial problems...

4 Proven Ways to Get a Lower Rate On Your Credit Card

Do you have credit card debt and want to figure out how to get a lower interest rate to make it easier to pay it off? The average American has over $6,000 in credit card debt, according to credit reporting company Experian. This figure is up roughly 3% from...

10 Best Pet Insurance Companies in 2019

If your pet got sick or needed emergency surgery, could you cover the unexpected expense? Just recently, I found out first hand how important pet insurance is when I was speaking with a co-worker. His dog had been diagnosed with cancer at seven years old...

27 Legit Free Movie Websites

Have you ever wanted to watch a new movie but can’t find it on Netflix and don’t want to drag yourself to the theater? Luckily, there are a ton of legit free movie websites than can help you instantly. Free Movie Websites With all the technology...

How to Start Investing in Rental Properties

Do you want to learn how to start investing in rental properties but don’t know where to begin? If you’re a homeowner, you know how complicated it is to buy your first home. It gets even more complicated and expensive when you’re buying a rental...

How to Save One Million Dollars (So You Can Retire Early)

One million dollars. The seven-figure club. The most famous quote from Austin Powers … “One MILLION dollars.” While a million dollars doesn’t have the same wow factor as it once had (Thank you, inflation), becoming a millionaire is nevertheless still...