Laarni Paredes is an associate editor at Finder. She previously worked as a content specialist for a number of US-based digital marketing agencies and has a Bachelor of Development Communication (with Latin Honors), major in Development Journalism and Science Communication from the University of the Philippines Los Baños. Laarni is passionate about swimming, biking and running and has more tan lines than she cares to count.
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