Cornfield joins Money magazine as deputy editor

Jill Cornfield has joined Money magazine as deputy editor. Recently, Cornfield was a senior editor for personal finance at Investopedia. She was a digital content creator for the Wall Street Journal Custom Studios, Time Out New York Kids and Investopedia. She worked at CNBC as a lead writer – partnership with fintech firm and personal […]

What attracted Caleb Silver to be EIC of Investopedia

Prosek Partners partner Russell Sherman talked to Investopedia editor in chief Caleb Silver on his “Press Profiles” podcast about what attracted him to the personal finance site. Here is an excerpt: Russell Sherman In 2016, you joined Investopedia – what attracted you to that platform? Caleb Silver Great question. Well, I’m a business journalist, so like a lot of […]

Investopedia seeks a newsletter editor

Investopedia and The Balance, part of the Dotdash publishing family, are looking for a Newsletter Editor to join their team in NYC or remote. Overseeing a large multi-newsletter program for both brands, the ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of the financial markets and personal finance trends, as well as the ability to package […]

Silver to become SABEW president

Caleb Silver, editor-in-chief and senior vice president at Investopedia, will be installed as the new president of the Society for Advancing Business Editing and Writing on Thursday at noon during the annual membership meeting. He succeeds Kim Quillen, business source editor at Chicago Tribune, who served as SABEW’s president for the past year. Silver has […]

Investopedia seeks crypto and blockchain editor

Investopedia is seeking an experienced cryptocurrency and blockchain editor to ensure our news and evergreen content effectively demystifies cryptocurrency and blockchain. We are seeking a true expert with a passion for the subject. Must have a solid background in editing news and educational content. About the Role:  You will be responsible for making sure we […]

Investopedia hires Siew as editorial director

Personal finance and investing site Investopedia has hired Walden Siew as editorial director. He previously was editor in chief of Arizent’s Employee Benefits Group, overseeing the Employee Benefit News and Employee Benefit Adviser brands, a position he’s held since 2018. Siew had been the financial services editor at LinkedIn since December 2016. Before that, he was news editor at […]

Investopedia launches economic recovery tracker for five cities

Personal finance site Investopedia announced the launch of The City Economic Recovery Tracker (CERT), which is an index compiling economic recovery data of five U.S. cities since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. Investopedia has been analyzing economic recovery data since the pandemic was declared in March, when the 22-year-old website launched the New York […]

Investopedia enters audio journalism field with podcast

Investopedia announced the launch of “The Investopedia Express” podcast. It’s the 22-year-old website’s first foray into audio journalism and is dedicated to educating individual investors about current market events. Hosted by editor in chief Caleb Silver, podcast covers weekly developments for retail investors and breaks down key financial concepts listeners should keep an eye out […]

How Investopedia continues to produce content during the pandemic

Caleb Silver, the editor in chief of Investopedia, spoke with Roben Farzad of the Full Disclosure radio show about how the personal finance site is operating during COVID-19. Investopedia was among the first online media organizations that moved to a work-from-home operations. “It turns out, we can do that, and we can do it on […]

Investopedia editor Silver: My goal is to answer questions

Investopedia editor in chief Caleb Silver spoke with Farnoosh Torabi on her “So Money” podcast about the personal finance website’s strategy. Here is an excerpt: FT: Educate us on what Investopedia can help us with since some of us may be new to it. CS: Sure. We are a 20-year-old – We’re almost 21 now. […]