Credit Card, Banking, Tax and Retirement Expert
Emily Zhu writes on a variety of personal finance topics for SmartAsset. Her expertise includes retirement, credit cards, taxes and banking. She grew up in Brooklyn, but now splits her time between Brooklyn and Rochester. Emily is currently studying at the University of Rochester.
Posts by Emily Zhu:
So you’ve decided to start working with a financial advisor. Good for you! But even after narrowing down a list of possible advisors, deciding on one can still be difficult. Wondering how to choose a financial advisor? Here are some factors to remember so you can find the best one for you. Read more
Managing your finances isn’t always an easy task. From budgeting to investing to retirement, it’s a lot to handle. That’s where a financial advisor can help. Financial advisors provide financial planning advice and recommendations to help you achieve your economic goals. But not all advisors will fit your needs or give you the expertise required for your unique situation. So how do you find a financial advisor? Read more
When it comes to planning for the future, you may not even know where to start. On top of planning for retirement, there are potential expenses like college for your children. This is where a financial plan can help. It identifies your financial goals and outlines the steps to achieve them. A concrete plan helps quell any nerves about the future and lets you work toward your goals. Read more
Are you thinking about applying for your first credit card? Or maybe you’re trying to repair your credit history. Either way, you’re likely to come across the term, “secured credit card.” But what is… Read more