Beth Braverman

Personal Finance Expert Contributor

About the author


Credit cards, personal finance, retirement planning


S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism


Beth Braverman is an award-winning freelance journalist and content producer, writing mostly about personal finance, parenting and careers.

Prior to launching her editorial services business, Beth spent seven years covering personal finance, first as a senior reporter and social media editor at MONEY magazine and then as the Life + Money editor for The Fiscal Times. Beth has also worked as a daily newspaper reporter and as a trade magazine editor. In addition to personal finance, she has covered small business, luxury goods, government and education.

Her work has appeared in,, Consumer Reports and dozens of other publications. Beth has won numerous awards, including recognition from the Americans Society of Business Publication Editors, the Society of American Business Editors and Writers and the New York Financial Writers Association.

Beth holds a bachelor’s degree in newspaper journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and a master’s degree in business and economics reporting from the Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University.


A Philadelphia native, Beth has lived in the New York City area for almost 20 years. She enjoys traveling, cooking and cashing in her hard-earned credit card rewards. You can find her on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook, and see her full portfolio at her website:

Recent Articles By Beth Braverman

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    How should you title your home?

    There are several ways to hold title to your home. Here are tips on the best one for you.

    5 MIN READ Apr. 15, 2021
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    What is a townhouse?

    This housing type has unique advantages, including affordability.

    5 MIN READ Oct. 8, 2019
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    What is a bungalow home?

    This popular style home has several permutations. See if it’s right for you.

    4 MIN READ Oct. 7, 2019