rosemary carlson

Rosemary Carlson

MBA
expertise
Small business finance, personal finance
currently
Business finance writer
education
University of Kentucky, Morehead State University

Highlights

  • Has written about personal and business finance for The Balance for nearly a decade
  • Served as a consultant in finance for a number of companies including Accenture
  • Taught as a finance professor for nearly three decades at Morehead State University, University of Kentucky, and University of Maryland-Global Campus 
  • Has developed online course materials in personal finance for universities and corporations

Experience

Rosemary Carlson has written about business and personal finance for The Balance since early 2019 and originally wrote about general finance for Dotdash (then About.com) from 2008 to 2013.

During her career, Rosemary taught all areas of finance, including personal finance, for 27 years at Morehead State University, the University of Kentucky, and the University of Maryland-Global Campus. She has also written instructors' manuals and study guides for many companies, and has served as a consultant in finance for a number of companies including Accenture. She has developed online course materials in personal finance for universities and corporations.

Education

Carlson received her master's and doctorate degrees from the University of Kentucky. She earned her bachelor's from Morehead State University.