Connor Emmert is a former NerdWallet writer and an authority on investing. Prior to joining NerdWallet, he spent several years as a licensed financial advisor with Bank of America/Merrill Lynch and Fisher Investments. He earned his bachelor's degree in English at Colby College.
- Education: B.A. in English from Colby College
- Previous experience: Financial advisor at Merrill, Fisher Investments
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