One of my first gigs when I started my own business was stringing for several financial outlets, including Market News Service and Money magazine. Some reporting was about financial markets and institutional investing, and some was about personal finance. Over the years, I left the financial beat, but relied on that background whenever I got money-related assignments.

Lately we've been doing more intersectional brand journalism for our healthcare clients, which brings me back to personal finance. Here's a sampling of recent pieces we've done.