Jennie Phipps started reporting on retirement planning 6 years ago, when she and her husband were thinking about retiring. They haven't pulled the trigger yet, but she's still hoping.
Mark Hamrick is Bankrate's Washington Bureau Chief. An award-winning journalist, he previously worked for The Associated Press and is a former president of The National Press Club.
Jay MacDonald has been a contributing editor at Bankrate.com for more than a decade, infusing humor and human interest into a broad range of personal finance topics.
Marcie Geffner is a freelance reporter, writer, editor and blogger whose real estate, mortgage and banking stories have been published by dozens of major U.S. newspapers.
Crissinda Ponder is Bankrate’s insurance reporter who also contributes personal finance stories and blog posts to the site.
Kay Bell is Bankrate's tax specialist and served on the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel, which works with the IRS on customer service issues.
Sheyna Steiner covers rates and investing as well as a variety of personal finance topics.
Doug Whiteman is Bankrate's insurance editor and the voice of many Bankrate videos. Previously, he covered the consumer beat for Associated Press Radio.
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Polyana da Costa is a Bankrate staff reporter following the mortgage and real estate beats. Prior to joining Bankrate, she wrote for the Daily Business Review.
Katie Doyle is Bankrate's managing editor who also contributes personal finance stories and blog posts to the site.
Barbara Whelehan is an assistant managing editor at Bankrate.com and has a certificate of specialization in financial planning.
Judy Martel is a Certified Financial Planner and the author of "The Dilemmas of Family Wealth." She was previously a senior editor at Bankrate.
Holden Lewis is an assistant managing editor at Bankrate.com who has covered the mortgage industry for more than 10 years. His mortgage blog has earned five national awards.
Greg McBride , CFA, is the senior financial analyst at Bankrate.com and has appeared on hundreds of national television outlets and is widely quoted in the press.
Claes Bell , CFA, is the mobile editor for Bankrate.com. He is a co-author of “Future Millionaires’ Guidebook,” available at all major e-book retailers.