Sara Li Cain

Sarah Li Cain

Banking, mortgages, insurance, credit
Personal Finance Writer
York University


  • Sarah Li Cain has been writing about personal finance since 2012
  • She is pursuing a credential as an Accredited Financial Counselor
  • Sarah covers banking, mortgages, small business, and consumer credit
  • She graduated from York University with an honors degree in English and Education


Sarah Li-Cain is an experienced personal finance writer and educator. Over her more than 12 year career she has written for Slickdeals, Bankrate, LendingTree, Wordpress, Transferwise, and the Financial Planning Association, among others. She has also been interviewed for publications and outlets such as Redbook, U.S News and World Report, Nerdwallet, Inc, and Turbotax.

Sarah's passion to simplify complicated financial jargon to make personal finance accessible to anyone led her to pursue the Accredited Financial Counselor designation. In addition to her work as a writer, Sarah is also the host of the podcast Beyond the Dollar.


Sarah graduated from York University with a honors degree in English and Education.