It's Our Money is happy to announce that Holly Otterbein starts as our new staff writer today. Previously, Holly worked as a staff writer for the Philadelphia City Paper, and her work has also appeared on WHYY, NewsWorks, PlanPhilly, Popular Science, Science Illustrated and Next American City. She recently won a first-place Association of Alternative Newsweeklies award and a third-place Society of Professional Journalists award from the Philadelphia chapter. She'll talk to anyone, too: Send tips to

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