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About Jennifer Barrett:
A digital strategist and award-winning financial journalist, Jennifer is currently Chief Education Officer at Acorns and the Editor-in-Chief of Grow, a personal finance site supported by Acorns.
Before joining Acorns in 2015, she was Personal Finance Editor for CNBC Digital. The co-author of two personal finance books, Jennifer has covered financial topics for national publications including The New York Times, Worth, Money—and Newsweek, where she was a staff writer and editor for seven years.
She’s also held executive roles at DailyWorth, where she was SVP and Editor-in-Chief, and Hearst Digital, where she was General Manager of the Women & Teens Group (including the Cosmopolitan, Redbook, and Seventeen brands).
Jennifer began her financial journalism career writing the foreign exchange column for The Wall Street Journal. She has done multiple radio interviews and TV appearances, including the TODAY Show, MSNBC, CNN, Fusion, and NY1 News.