Jamie Johnson

Jamie Johnson

Personal finance, credit reports and scores, mortgages, loans, small business lending
Personal Finance Writer
University of Kansas


  • Expert in finance and business
  • Joined The Balance as a freelance writer in 2021
  • Has also written for Credit Karma, Business Insider, and more


Jamie Johnson is a Kansas City-based freelance writer who specializes in writing about finance and business. She covers a variety of personal finance topics, including building credit, mortgages, and personal and student loans. Jamie is skilled in writing, content marketing, SEO, content strategy, blogging, and more.

Jamie joined The Balance in 2021 and has also written for Credit Karma, Business Insider, Bankrate, Rocket Mortgage, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Quicken Loans, and more. She has a bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Kansas.