Jim Wang


Jim Wang

Jim Wang has been writing about money for over ten years and runs the personal finance blog WalletHacks, where he shares his strategies and tactics for getting ahead financially and in life. He graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a B.S. in Computer Science and Economics as well as an M.S. in Information Technology – Software Engineering. He continued his education with an MBA from Johns Hopkins Carey Business School.

While he isn’t a trained financial “expert,” his engineering perspective married with an understanding of business and economics has helped him build a resource that has helps millions of people become better stewards of their money.

His outsider’s perspective paired with his analytical mind helps him distill complicated subjects and explain them to regular people in plain English. He lives in Maryland with his lovely wife and two kids.

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