Maria Aspan is an award-winning business journalist and an editor-at-large at?Inc.?magazine, where she oversees money coverage and writes about startups, technology, finance, and gender. She has also covered business and finance for The New York Times, Reuters, and American Banker. At the latter she served as national editor and covered the financial crisis and its aftermath. Maria also writes the weekly Lady Business newsletter, about women in the business world, and she lives in New York City.