Emily Starbuck Gerson is a freelance writer who specializes in personal finance, small business, LGBTQ and travel topics. She’s been a journalist for over a decade and has worked as a staff writer at CreditCards.com and NerdWallet. Emily’s work has appeared in CNBC, MarketWatch, Business Insider, USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor and the Chicago Tribute, among other websites and publications. She’s passionate about LGBTQ rights, dog rescue and tracking down the world’s best dim sum. Emily holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Texas - Austin.
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