Tagged: Personal finance coverage

Personal Journal looking for reporter 0

Personal Journal looking for reporter

Emily Nelson, the editor of the Personal Journal section of The Wall Street Journal, sent out the following announcement to the staff on Wednesday: Personal Journal is looking for a reporter. This feature-writing position...

Reuters hires deputy personal finance editor 3

Reuters hires deputy personal finance editor

Thomson Reuters announced Wednesday the appointment of Beth Pinsker Gladstone to deputy personal finance editor, reporting to Lauren Young, personal finance editor. In her new role, Gladstone will help coordinate wealth, personal finance and...

Kiplinger’s customer database is hacked 0

Kiplinger’s customer database is hacked

Diane Bartz of Reuters reports that a hacking of Kiplinger’s database occurred last month. She writes that hackers “broke into its database and accessed information about 142,000 customers, including possibly 43,000 encrypted credit card...

The fight against bafflegab 0

The fight against bafflegab

Pamela Yellen of The Huffington Post writes about Sylvia Porter, one of the pioneers of personal finance journalism who wrote a syndicated column for decades. Yellen writes, “At first, as a 22-year-old financial news...