Contributing Authors

John Egan

John Egan is a freelance writer, editor and content marketing strategist in Austin, Texas. Aside from, his work has been published by, Bankrate, Credit Karma, LendingTree, PolicyGenius, HuffPost, National Real Estate Investor, Vitacost, SpareFoot, LawnStarter and other online outlets. He earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the read more

Chris Kissell

Chris Kissell has been a writer and editor for more than two decades. His work has appeared in numerous newspapers and magazines, and on many news and financial websites. He lives in Denver, Colorado. read more

Lisa Weinberger

Lisa Weinberger is the Chief Content Officer of PrimeRates. She has been featured on Bankrate, The Altucher Report, Fidelity, Business Insider, and Conductor. read more

Laura Adams

Laura Adams is a personal finance expert, spokesperson, and national media source who helps consumers improve their finances by making money easy to understand. She’s the host of the top-rated MoneyGirl Podcast and award-winning author of multiple books, including Money Girl’s Smart Moves to Grow Rich. Connect with Laura at read more

Mitch Strohm

Mitch Strohm is the Managing Editor of and a writer, editor and digital marketer based out of Nashville, TN. Working in the industry for well over a decade, he has been the manager editor for several financial sites and has been featured in publications including Business Insider, Bankrate, The read more

Offain Gunasekara

Offain Gunasekara is a digital marketing strategist based out of sunny West Palm Beach, FL. Some of her work can be seen on and Fox Business. She is a proud mom to a beautiful girl and a huge Lakers fan. read more

Liz Lotts

Liz Lotts is a detail-oriented content creator for marketing, education, health, finance and wellness websites. When she's not writing, you can find Liz at Orangetheory Fitness, HSN CrossFit or running Lotts O’ Miles to clear her head. read more

Jim Wang

Jim Wang is a thirty-something father of two who writes about money at Wallet Hacks, where he shares the strategies and tactics to get ahead financially and in life. You can connect with him on Twittter @wallethacks. read more

Emily Gerson

Emily Starbuck Gerson is a full-time freelance writer based in San Antonio, Texas, and she has been writing about personal finance for over a decade. Her writing has been published in Business Insider, USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor, The Chicago Tribune, CNBC, NerdWallet and many other websites and publications. read more

Pamela Sisson

Pamela Sisson is a graphic designer with more than 15 years of experience. She's also a freelance photographer, writer and the founder of Reinvent, a New York-based brand and creative studio. Working out of New York, Pamela spends her spare time in the startup world and practicing table tennis at read more