Craig Joseph

Lead Writer  |  Credit cards, Travel rewards, Personal finance

Craig Joseph is a NerdWallet lead writer and credit cards expert. He has degrees in geology from West Virginia University and oceanography from Oregon State University and has published in academic journals, newspapers and blogs. Craig is passionate about personal finance and wants to enhance the financial literacy of everyone he meets. He'll probably also try to convince you why rocks are cool.

  • Education: B.S. in geology from West Virginia University, M.S. in oceanography from Oregon State University
  • Previous experience: Writer/Editor at US Credit Card Guide, Freelance personal finance writer