Rosalie Murphy joined NerdWallet in 2021 as a small-business writer and specializes in business insurance and e-commerce. Her work has been featured by The Associated Press, MarketWatch, Entrepreneur and many other publications. In addition to her work at NerdWallet, Rosalie coaches and edits student journalists at Kent State University. She has also reported on business and real estate topics at The (Palm Springs, Calif.) Desert Sun, trained and managed a team of freelancers at a community news startup and co-hosted “The Hatch,” a "Lost" rewatch podcast. Rosalie is based in Ohio.
- Education: B.A. in Print and Digital Journalism from the University of Southern California
- Awards: National Association of Real Estate Editors: Best Young Journalist, Society for Advancing Business Editing and Writing: Best in Business (Explanatory)
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