Personal finance reporting winners are announced
The Radio Television Digital News Association and the National Endowment for Financial Education have announced the winners of the 2017 RTDNA/NEFE Award for Personal Finance Reporting.
The radio winner is the University of North Carolina/WUNC Radio News-Talk race and Southern culture reporter Leoneda Inge for “Black Bank Movement, Fad or Here to Stay.”
The television category was won by Nextsar CBS affiliate KLAS-TV/Las Vegas reporters Michelle Mortensen and Sarita Kichok‘s “On Your Side: Saving You Time & Money” segments.
The online winner was Twin Cities PBS website Next Avenue managing editor Richard Eisenberg.
The winners each receive a $1,000 cash prize and will co-present a training seminar at the RTDNA convention, Excellence in Journalism 2017, which will be Sept. 7-9 in Anaheim, California.