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Meet the Experts
Paul has been a respected figure in the financial markets for more than two decades. Prior to starting InvestingAnswers, Paul founded and managed of one of the most influential investment research firms in America, with more than 2 million monthly readers. While there, Paul authored and edited thousands of financial research briefs, was published on Nasdaq.com, Yahoo Finance, and dozens of other prominent media outlets, and appeared as a guest expert at prominent radio shows and investment conferences.
Paul has also spent time conducting economic research funded by the National Bureau of Economic Research. His latest project, InvestingAnswers.com, reaches more than 1 million followers in 195 countries across the globe every month.
Paul graduated with honors with a concentration in Finance from the McIntire School of Commerce at The University of Virginia. He lives and works in Austin, Texas with his wife, Lily, and his five children.
Rachel S. Siegel, CFA specializes in editing texts requiring expertise in finance and economics, including corporate reporting, books, and academic articles. She has worked with leading firms in the financial space, including Kiplinger’s, Betterment, Aperio, and Finepoint Capital, among others. Rachel has also edited numerous financial books, including Trader Construction Kit, by Joel Rubano and R&D Productivity by Gerald Dundon. She has also edited hundreds of academic works, from journal articles to complete theses.
Building on her own academic and teaching career, Siegel has worked in exam development for CFA Institute, and for various CFA and finance exam prep providers. In addition to her CFA designation, Siegel has a BA in English and an MBA, both from Yale University.
Christian Hudspeth has been a nationally recognized financial expert for the past decade and is widely sought after for his analysis on everything from personal finance and stock investing to financial sector trends. An accomplished author, Christian's articles have been featured in Yahoo Finance, Business Insider, Nasdaq.com, and many other prominent sites.
Prior to working at InvestingAnswers, Christian honed his knowledge of the financial markets while working in the commercial banking industry for 7 years. Christian holds a B.B.A. in Finance from St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas.
David is a 30-year veteran of the financial markets with extensive hands on experience in the electronic trading arena, having traded for both a Chicago-based derivative arbitrage firm and a major hedge fund. David is well versed in both technical and fundamental analysis, with an emphasis on currencies, equities, derivatives, cryptocurrencies and index futures.
Mr. Goodboy was previously an editor at TradingMarkets, an active financial education company and content provider. In this role, he was published daily on Yahoo Finance and had his thoughts and market views distributed worldwide in a variety of languages. During his tenure, David conducted a series of interviews with some of the financial world's top investing minds, including hedge fund managers, traders, economists, authors, and academics.
Prior to that, David worked on the team that developed the world's first broker-owned media outlet -- E*Trade On-Air -- and also served as daily stock commentator for a nationally syndicated radio program.
David's stock picking acumen is ranked by independent ranking agency TipRanks.com in the top 5% of nearly 12,000 ranked experts, and the top 2% of over 6,500 financial bloggers.
David recently published his first book on the stock market, entitled "Beat the Machines," to rave reviews.
Nicole is a personal finance educator and writer who loves all things money management. Her money know-how stems from a personal finance nightmare she faced at age 19 when she discovered a family member had racked up $250k of debt in her name. She overcame that scenario by learning everything she could about achieving financial freedom and has dedicated her career to making those lessons available to others.
Nicole has launched several personal finance blogs, led content strategy at a start-up, and has written for the Wirecutter, Nerdwallet, and many other nationally-recognized financial sites.
Nicole's first book, "The 7-Day Financial Fix: Getting your money right one step at a time," will be published in late 2019.
Following a distinguished 20+ year career as a portfolio manager at several prominent NYSE member firms, Adam now works as a financial advisor at a $1 billion+ boutique investment outfit. His love for investing began at age 14 with a gift from his grandmother of 300 shares of an insurance company stock that was eventually purchased by American International Group.
Over the past decade, Adam's articles and investment research have been featured by NASDAQ, Barron's, TheStreet, and other widely followed financial news outlets. Living on the Gulf Coast with his family, Adam enjoys, boating, hunting, fishing, playing bass guitar and cheering on the Auburn Tigers, his alma mater.
Adam Anderson has more than 15 years of experience as a digital writer, proofreader, and copy editor. He has written online business profiles, articles, questionnaires, how-to manuals, and research reports in addition to supervising and copy editing a business blog and scripting financial podcasts.
Prior to working at InvestingAnswers, Adam honed his financial knowledge while writing hundreds of in-depth company profiles at Dun & Bradstreet.
Adam graduated with a BS in Communications from the University of Texas at Austin.
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