is an Accredited Financial Counselor®
at Self Financial – a financial technology company with a mission to empower people to build credit and savings so they can build their dreams. Lauren has been creating educational financial content at Self since 2019. She has been an AFC® since 2019 as well.
As a writer and public speaker for more than 10 years, Lauren’s work has appeared in both print and broadcast outlets such as The Washington Post, Time Next Advisor, Mint, iHeart Radio, VICE, LifeHacker, KTLA, ABC Sacramento, and more. She’s particularly passionate about empowering women to not just survive but thrive in life, career, and money.
Her interests include making budgeting, saving, building credit and student loan essentials more accessible, making your money habits sustainable over the long haul, and transcending trauma to get out of your own way and build your dream life.
Expertise: Credit, savings, budgeting, debt, student loan repayment, mindfulness