Logan Allec
Taxes, tax planning, business taxes, credit cards
Freelance writer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), University of Southern California (USC)


  • More than a decade of financial experience working as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Holds a master's in taxation from the University of Southern California (USC)
  • Has over 100,000 YouTube subscribers


Logan Allec is a personal finance expert with over a decade of experience writing and consulting on taxes, tax planning, credit cards, budgeting, and more. He is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and has been writing for The Balance since July 2021. Logan has consulted on taxes and tax planning for both small businesses as well as billion-dollar, publicly-traded corporations.

Passionate about financial literacy at both the personal and business levels, Logan splits his time between client service and content creation. In addition to writing for The Balance and practicing as a CPA, Logan publishes multiple times a week about personal finance topics ranging from credit cards to investment platforms to cash-back apps on his blog Money Done Right as well as his personal finance YouTube channel.


In addition to his CPA license, Logan has a master's in taxation from the University of Southern California (USC) and a bachelor's in linguistics and anthropology from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He also has a minor in accounting.