Caroline Banton

Caroline Banton, Contributor

Caroline Banton is a finance writer with nearly 20 years of experience in business, payments marketing, organizational behavior, and human resources. Her articles have appeared in the Huffington Post, MSN, and CBS News, and she also writes for She has an MBA in marketing from Johns Hopkins and a BS in business from Washington Adventist University. Before becoming a finance writer, she worked at the World Bank developing data and content for the global development institution’s annual report.

Articles by Caroline Banton

10 Brands That Took a Beating in 2016 and 10 That Took Off

Find out which brands took it on the chin and which brands flourished in 2016.

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Dollar General, Instagram and Other Big Brand Makeovers of 2016

Find out what prompted the biggest rebranding efforts of the year.

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8 Money Tips From Macklemore’s ‘Thrift Shop’ and His Lifestyle

Find out how he made his fame by being more than just a thrift shopper.

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Great Places to Retire on $1,000 a Month

Discover 25 great American cities where you can retire on a modest portfolio and still get the most out of life.

How Your Favorite Presidential Candidates Spend Their Money

Find out how the 2016 presidential candidates have spent their money.

What Is the Difference Between a Secured Loan vs. an Unsecured Personal Loan?

Here's how to tell whether you should apply for a secured personal loan or an unsecured loan.

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