Meet the FinanceBuzz Contributors

Get to know the writers who lend their voices and personal finance expertise to FinanceBuzz.

FinanceBuzz Writers

Ben is a personal finance and travel writer who loves helping people achieve their money goals. Along with FinanceBuzz, his writing has also been featured ... read more

Brandon Neth is a credit card and reward travel expert. He runs social media and audience growth for FinanceBuzz, including the FBZ Elite Facebook travel ... read more

Brett Holzhauer is a graduate of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communications at Arizona State University. He prides himself on taking a ... read more

Christine writes about credit cards, business and travel. Get to know her!

Christy Rakoczy has a Juris Doctorate from UCLA Law School with a focus in Business Law, and a Certificate in Business Marketing with an English ... read more

Dori Zinn is a personal finance journalist with work featured in Huffington Post, Quartz, Wirecutter, Bankrate, Credit Karma, and others. She loves helping people learn ... read more

Elyssa Kirkham is a personal finance writer who specializes in using data journalism to provide unique insights into personal finance. An expert on student loans, ... read more

Greg Van Horn is the founder and CEO of FinanceBuzz. A serial technology entrepreneur, he has built and scaled over a dozen multiple-million dollar digital ... read more

Jason Steele is a journalist who specializes in covering credit cards, award travel, and other areas of personal finance. As one of the nation’s leading ... read more

Jennifer Calonia is a native Los Angeles-based personal finance writer whose goal is to help readers get excited about improving their financial health. Her work ... read more

Kevin Payne is a freelance writer and a family travel and budget expert. Kevin lives in Cleveland, Ohio, with his wife and four kids.

Larissa Runkle writes for FinanceBuzz and travels full-time on the road. She specializes in personal finance, real estate, and branded content creation.

Lee Huffman is a former financial planner and corporate finance manager who now writes about early retirement, credit cards, travel, insurance, and other personal finance ... read more

Lindsay Frankel is a Denver transplant and freelance writer who specializes in personal finance topics. When she's not writing, you can find her enjoying the ... read more

Liz Alterman has been writing in print and online for 20 years, covering an array of topics from personal finance and real estate to the ... read more

Matt Miczulski is a writer at FinanceBuzz. His goal is to help others take control of their financial situations and learn how to get ahead ... read more

Miranda Marquit has been covering money for more than a decade and is a nationally-recognized financial expert and journalist, appearing on CNBC, NPR, Forbes, Yahoo! ... read more

Robin Kavanagh covers personal finance topics and others as a freelance writer. She happily lives on the South Carolina beach.

Sarah Li Cain is an experienced content marketing writer specializing in FinTech, credit, loans, personal finance, alternative investments, real estate, banking, international business and travel. ... read more

Tracy Odell is the VP of Content at FinanceBuzz where she leads the talented team of editors and writers who create all of the valuable ... read more