Charles Epstein joins MoneyRates.com as a contributor. He has held senior-level marketing positions at major global financial institutions. He is the author of four books and has written by-lined articles for over 50 financial publications.
In 2009, his blog, www.theprogressiveinvestor.org, won first place in the best small blog category from the Society of American Business Editors & Writers. He also won writing awards from the Mutual Fund Education Alliance in 2006, 2007, and 2008 for writing the best broker-dealer and/or shareholder newsletters in the large mutual fund category class.
He holds a MA in Communications and a BA in Journalism from the University of Illinois, Urbana