Greg McBride, CFA, is Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Analyst, for Bankrate.com, a personal finance website. With more than a quarter century of experience in personal finance, he leads a team responsible for researching financial products, providing analysis, and advice on personal finance to a vast consumer audience. Through Bankrate.com's Money Makeover series, he has helped consumers plan for retirement, manage debt and develop appropriate investment allocations.
Mr. McBride has appeared on hundreds of national cable and network broadcasts including NBC's "Nightly News," CBS' "Evening News" and ABC's "World News Tonight," and has been a frequent guest on CNBC and Fox Business Network. He is routinely quoted by major media outlets such as The New York Times, Wall Street Journal and USA Today, has served as a Wall Street Journal Expert Panelist, and is a regular guest on Yahoo Finance, Cheddar and financial talk shows throughout the United States.
Mr. McBride is Chairman of both the Compensation Committee and the Investment Committee. He has a distinguished record of serving on boards in the credit counseling industry, and has also served on the funding board of the Consumer Financial Education Fund through the Rose Foundation of Oakland, CA.
Mr. McBride is a graduate of the University of Florida and has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.