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Lisa Melillo

Personal Finance Writer
  • Personal finance
  • Insurance
  • International business
  • Master's in International Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona


  • Connecticut-based personal finance writer and entrepreneur
  • Featured in Money and


Lisa Melillo is a freelance writer and entrepreneur with a background in personal finance, insurance, and international business. In addition to contributing to Bankrate, she has appeared in Money and and frequently ghostwrites for other entrepreneurs.

Lisa's career has taken her around the globe; she has lived in four countries, speaks three languages, and holds two international degrees, including a Master's in International Business from Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona. She currently spends most of her time in Connecticut, where she lives with her husband and two dogs.

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