Laura Adams

Personal Finance Expert Contributor

Laura Adams is a personal finance expert and award-winning author of multiple books. She’s been the host of Money Girl, a top-rated weekly audio podcast since 2008.

Laura is frequently quoted in the national media and has been featured on most major news outlets including NBC, CBS, ABC FOX, Bloomberg, NPR, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Money, Time, Kiplinger’s, USA Today, U.S News, Huffington Post, Marketplace, Forbes, Fortune, Consumer Reports, MSN, and many other radio, print, and online publications.

Millions of readers and listeners benefit from her practical financial advice. Her mission is to empower consumers to live richer lives through her writing, podcasting, spokesperson, and advocacy work.

Laura received an MBA from the University of Florida. She lives in Vero Beach, Florida with her husband. Please visit to learn more and connect with her.

Recent Articles By Laura Adams

  • Insurance

    How Emergency Documents Can Protect You During the Pandemic

    As the U.S. continues struggling with how to stop the spread of COVID-19, it’s critical to consider whether you have the right emergency documents. No matter if you live in a coronavirus hotspot or don’t [...]

    4 MIN READ Jul. 22, 2020
    A woman wearing a facemask reviews her online information and accounts.
  • Homeowners Insurance

    6 Fourth of July Safety Tips to Stay Safe

    For most Americans, the Fourth of July is a time to celebrate with family, friends and fireworks. This holiday can be the best time of the summer, but it can also be hazardous. Thousands of people get [...]

    3 MIN READ Jun. 29, 2020
    A boy holds two sparklers and stares at them in wonder (his hands are protected by two red, plastic cups where holes have been poked in them to hold the sparkler sticks)