Miguel has been keeping his personal profile low and secret. Information related to his love affairs, girlfriend, and married life and about his loving spouse is unknown.
Miguel was once enrolled at New Mexico Military Institute and he also received his associate's degree from there. He also attended University of New Mexico with a major in political sciences. After earning his Bachelor's degree, he joined Columbia University and began pursuing his master's degree in international affairs. He began his broadcasting career from WNBC-TV and that was from 1998. He worked there for about a year and then he joined KSAZ-TV. He also joined Headline News and served them as an anchor. In 2003, he joined CNN and began working there as a Los Angeles-based correspondent. The actual figure about his salary and net worth is unknown.