Erin Huffstetler

Title: Owner and Author, My Frugal Home
Education: B.A., Maryville College
Location: Maryville, Tennessee
Expertise: Budgeting
  • Budgeting writer with more than 11 years of experience
  • Owner and author of My Frugal Home blog
  • Quoted in The New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Forbes, MSN, Money, and many other publications
  • Published on The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Crafts, The Spruce Pets, TripSavvy, and Byrdie

Experience

Erin Huffstetler is a former writer for The Balance, where she covered budgeting topics, including lowering your auto insurance premium, negotiating medical bills, and organizing your finances. She founded the blog My Frugal Home and has been writing about budgeting and money saving for more than 11 years.

Besides The Balance, Huffstetler's work has been featured on The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Crafts, The Spruce Pets, TripSavvy, and Byrdie. She has also been quoted as a frugal living expert by The New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Forbes, MSN, Money, and many other publications.

 Erin received her B.A. in writing and communications from Maryville College.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Maryville College

About The Balance

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