Anna Attkisson Title: Freelance writer Education: University of Kansas Location: New York, New York Expertise: Technology, small business, financial literacy Anna Attkisson has spent more than two decades dedicated to crafting helpful and actionable content around highly complex subjects, including financial literacy, small business management, and technology. Anna is the senior editorial director of Investopedia. Experience Anna was former editorial director of business.com, Business News Daily, and Tom's IT Pro. She was also managing editor of Tom's Guide and Laptopmag.com. About Parents Parents, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for trustworthy, empathetic, and supportive information and inspiration for your families. We reach 9 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists, fact checked, and reviewed by our Expert Review Board for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.