Doug Whiteman

Doug Whiteman


Doug Whiteman’s job is maintaining the high quality of the helpful stories you see on MoneyWise. He has spent more than a quarter century covering personal finance, including several years as the broadcast consumer news editor for The Associated Press. He has been quoted by The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and other leading news outlets.

What Is a Personal Loan?

For starters, they're great when you need a flexible way to borrow money.

What Is an ETF? And Why Would You Invest in One?

An ETF might be what you'd get if a stock and a mutual fund ever had a baby.

Why and How to Create an Emergency Fund

Don't let an unexpected emergency clear out your household finances.