Guest Author Melissa Phipps


Melissa Phipps

Guest Author Melissa Phipps is a writer and editor with extensive experience covering business and personal finance. Melissa’s focus is helping people make sense of their money, capitalize on their working years, and save for a comfortable retirement.


Melissa wrote about Careers and Retirement Planning for The Balance, and previously managed content for the business and money channel. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, the Today show online, Magnify Money, General Assembly, Glamour, Worth, Financial Planning, Financial Advisor, The American Lawyer, Institutional Investor and many other consumer and trade publications. 

As a content marketer, Melissa launched Learn From Experience, an online magazine from Farmers Insurance. She has helped bring digital content strategies to life for Charles Schwab, Citigroup Wealth Management, TIAA, Merrill Lynch, Nationwide Insurance, and Humana, among others. She is a currently a Digital Writer for mutual fund giant, Capital Group, home of American Funds.  


Melissa has a bachelor's degree in English from University of California, Berkeley.