Ismat ManglaTwitter

Ismat Sarah Mangla is a veteran journalist with a background in writing about money and religion, though not necessarily at the same time. She previously served as the religion reporter for International Business Times and spent several years as a staff writer at Time Inc.'s Money magazine, where her work earned a Gerald Loeb Award, a SABEW Best in Business Award, and a Henry Luce prize, among others. Her writing has appeared in Time, Fortune, Money, CNNMoney, Quartz, MarketWatch, Al Jazeera America, International Business Times, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Detroit Free Press and Michigan Alumnus magazine. In another life, she was also the founder and editor of Nirali Magazine, a popular website for the South Asian diaspora. Ismat is a graduate of the University of Michigan and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

Articles by Ismat Mangla

5 Money Perks Only Veterans Get

November 10, 2017

Are you a veteran and in financial hardship? Good news—there are a number of loans, discounts and financial products available to help you financially.

These Hacks Can Stop You From Being Irrational About Money, Dan Ariely Says

November 10, 2017

Check out this video where Dan Ariely talks about the irrationality that drives our decision-making—and overcoming them to make better financial decisions.

If You See This on Your Cell Phone, Be Afraid – Be Very Afraid

November 9, 2017

Your phone rings, and the caller ID tells you it’s you calling yourself—yes, a call on your mobile phone from your own number. Don’t be fooled.

What Eating Pizza Can Teach Us About Money

November 9, 2017

Love hurts, but so does shopping. There’s emotional pain when we pay for something with cash and debit cards as we feel the money leaving. Find out more.

Why You’re Not Thinking About Money the ‘Right’ Way

November 8, 2017

Have you ever made a poor financial decision? You're not alone. In fact, we're all prone to it. Check out this video where Dan Ariely explores why.

5 Things Credit Card Companies Don’t Want You to Know

November 1, 2017

We went to the first CardCon Expo this year in Dallas, TX. Here are the five major takeaways about the credit card landscape that you'll find most helpful.

2 Award-Winning Apps to Manage Your Money and Health

October 31, 2017

Find out which upcoming FinTech companies won the judges from FinCon 2017. These 2 apps will make your financial lives easier. Check them out here.

How New Technologies Are Keeping Your Credit Card Safe

October 16, 2017

Read to learn about new technology that banks are rolling out to increase security for identity theft protection and what they can do for you.