James Royal

Investing and wealth management reporter

James Royal is a reporter covering investing and wealth management. Before joining Bankrate, he worked as a writer for NerdWallet and a stock analyst for The Motley Fool. He holds a doctorate in literature from the University of Florida.

Recent Articles By James Royal

  • Investing

    7 best ETFs to buy in 2021

    Investors may want to consider these top exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in 2021.

    5 MIN READ Jan. 1, 2021
    A young White businesswoman at her desk on the phone
  • IRA

    Best IRA accounts in January 2021

    If you’re looking to get off to a fast start on your retirement finances, an IRA is a great place to begin.

    5 MIN READ Jan. 1, 2021
    A middle-aged White freelancer sits at her desk