Alani Asis is a freelancer for Firstcard on writing finance topics for college students. She graduated from the University of Hawai'i at Manoa with a bachelor's degree in political science and a minor in history. Alani has over three years of experience writing for personal finance brands such as USnews & World Report, Forbes, Insider, LendingTree and Fortune Magazine. She is dedicated to helping readers make informed financial decisions and achieve their financial goals. You can find her on LinkedIn or visit her website at alaniasis.com.