Ingrid Cruz is a freelance writer and (sometimes) standup comedian. She’s covered personal finance, social justice topics, and pop culture. Born in El Salvador and raised in Los Angeles, she’s also lived in Mexico City, Washington, DC, Buenos Aires, and Mississippi. She’s interested in writing about how our daily interactions are shaped by systemic inequities and cultural norms. Her writing has appeared in Business Insider, Refinery 29, and The Lily.