• Personal finance writer who covers credit card reviews for The Balance
  • Specializes in content pertaining to personal finance, pets, travel, pop culture, and healthcare
  • Featured in The Washington Post, Forbes, U.S. News, and more
  • Made appearances on the PBS Nightly Business Report, The Willis Report, and Wall Street Journal Radio

Experience

Reyna Gobel has been working as a freelance writer for over 20 years, covering a wide range of topics. Her expertise includes personal finance, pets, travel, pop culture, and healthcare, and she has been published in various media outlets including The Washington Post, Forbes, U.S. News, and more. She’s also made appearances on the PBS Nightly Business Report, The Willis Report, and Wall Street Journal Radio.

When not working as a freelance journalist, Reyna is working as a public speaker covering topics involving personal finance education, weight loss, fitness, and nutrition. She has a large audience of college students and recent graduates, as she specializes in talks about paying for college and repaying student loans. Additionally, she has spent time lecturing for the Institute for Financial Literacy, discussing her webinar “Explaining Student Loans to Borrowers.”

 

Education

 Reyna has her M.A. in journalism and her M.B.A. in business from the University of North Texas.

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.