Emily Batdorf

Emily Batdorf

Personal Finance Writer

Expertise

Banking, budgeting, saving, lending

Education

University of Michigan

Expertise

I'm a personal finance geek with a knack for words. I love making the world of personal finance more accessible to all people -- whether that's explaining the benefits of high-yield savings accounts, comparing budgeting strategies, or sharing the ins and outs of opening a Roth IRA. Recently, my work has appeared on Forbes Advisor.

The first step to making financial progress is to educate yourself. You can't fix what you don't understand".

Education

University of Michigan (bachelor's)