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My name is Kevin Payne and I’m a professional freelance writer passionate about personal finances, family travel, and budgeting. I am also part of the blogger team at Northeast Ohio Parent

Looking for entertaining and informative content that engages readers? Let me help you. From copy for websites and blogs to articles, press releases, ghostwriting, and other writing projects, I can provide content that will boost traffic and reach your audience.

Topics I write about include:

Personal / Family Finances
Family Travel
Getting Out of Debt
Teaching Kids about Money
College & Career Planning
Student Loans 
Credit Cards
Credit Card Rewards
Frugal Living
Parenting & Adoption
Side Hustles


Writing Samples


Here are some samples of writing I’ve done from across the web

The Top 40 Personal Finance Podcasts – PT Money

How to Become a Ghostwriter – PT Money

30 of the Best Paying Freelance Jobs and How to Find One – PT Money

TurboTax Review 2019: Best Choice for DIY Tax Preparation – Club Thrifty

24 Best Bank Promotions This Month ($100 Minimum Bonus) – Club Thrifty

Best Private Student Loan Rates and Companies for 2019 – Club Thrifty

Five Resources for Starting Your Own Financial Literacy Program – Plutus Foundation

Why You Should Track Your Net Worth (And How To Do It Easily) – Marriage, Kids, and Money

10 Budget Apps That Make Your Personal Finance Goals Easy – Marriage, Kids, and Money

26 Smart Ways for Moms and Dads to Make More Money – Marriage, Kids, and Money

How One Couple Makes Over $60,000 Reselling Shoes – One Smart Dollar

How to Buy a House Despite Student Loan Debt – Student Loan Planner

11 Ways to Get the Lowest Interest Rate on Student Loans – Student Loan Planner

The Nurse’s Guide to Student Loan Forgiveness for 2019 – Student Loan Planner 

6 Smart Ways to Lower Your Monthly Student Loan Payments – Student Loan Planner 

How to Know If Refinancing Your Student Loans Is Right for You – Student Loan Planner

Everything You Need to Know About Student Loan Forgiveness for Social Workers – Student Loan Planner

The Great Cleveland Donut Tour of 2018 – Cleveland Plus

Baseball Lovers’ Guide to Northeast Ohio and Beyond – Northeast Ohio Parent

Family Travel During Peak Times – Northeast Ohio Parent

Ways to Budget and Save on the Costs of Summer Camp – Northeast Ohio Parent

Olmsted Performing Arts & Other Local Programs Provide Affordable Options for Learning, Entertainment – Northeast Ohio Parent 

Back to School for Your Family Finances – Northeast Ohio Parent

A Family Guide to the Ultimate Cleveland Staycation – Northeast Ohio Parent 

Save Money through Reciprocal Zoo and Museum Memberships – Northeast Ohio Parent

The Blossom Music Festival with The Cleveland Orchestra – Northeast Ohio Parent

The Key to Finding Travel Deals for your Next Family Vacation – Early Morning Money 

Teach English Online and Make Extra Money – Money Smart Family

Saving Money during your Walt Disney World Vacation – GingyLove

Saving at Disney World: Tickets – Gingy Love


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