Adem Tahiri

A syndicated business and finance writer and financial education advocate.

Provides coverage of retail stocks and the consumer goods sector.

Educates novice investors on how to treat stocks as part-ownership in businesses, to be held for decades.

Avoids using jargon about charts, rapid trading strategies, or short-selling. 


Adem Tahiri is a former writer for The Balance, helping readers understand how to invest in retail stocks. His work has been published by various media outlets including Yahoo!, Reuters, AOL, MSN, and The Houston Chronicle. 

Tahiri has also served as a senior contributor for The Motley Fool and Investopedia. His coverage of select retailers has been featured and referenced in Crain's Chicago Business, the Triangle Business Journal and by The Great Place to Work Institute. 


Adem Tahiri holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Eastern Illinois University in Economics with an emphasis in Communications.

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