Deborah Fowles

  • Former guest author for The Balance
  • Specialized in financial planning and budgeting guides
  • Authored two books: The Everything Personal Finance In Your 20's and 30's and 1001 Best Smart Money Secrets For Students

Experience

Deborah Fowles was a financial planning and budgeting expert for Dotdash, who spent over a decade contributing her expertise.

She was a graduate of Brigham Young University where she received a B.S. in youth leadership, and she later went on to pursue a degree in business management with an emphasis on accounting from the University of Maryland. In addition to publishing two books–The Everything Personal Finance In Your 20's and 30's and 1001 Best Smart Money Secrets For Students–she wrote poetry and in 1997 won the Poetry Guild's Award for outstanding poetry composition.

Education

Deborah received her B.S. in youth leadership from Brigham Young University. She later received a degree in business management with an emphasis on accounting from the University of Maryland.

About The Balance and Dotdash

The Balance makes personal finance easy to understand. It is home to experts who provide clear, practical advice on managing your money. Whether you’re looking to invest, buy a home, save for retirement, or achieve another financial goal, The Balance will answer your questions with straightforward personal financial advice.

The Balance is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the internet, according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.