Jolene Latimer

Student loans, student loan debt
University of Southern California


  • Los Angeles-based journalist
  • Writes about entertainment, sports, personal finance, and more
  • Has print, digital, and on-camera experience


Jolene Latimer is a journalist based in Los Angeles, California. She has experience covering entertainment, sports, personal finance, and more for popular publications including the Associated Press, Yahoo! Style, HuffPost, Teen Vogue, USA Today, CBC, ESPN, and more. She is a former writer for The Balance who covered student loans and student loan debt.

Jolene has both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree from the University of Southern California (USC) and also spent a year at the University of Alberta.