Carmen Rita Wong
An author, speaker, consultant and media host, Carmen is the CEO and
Founder of Malecon Productions. She is the former co-creator and host
of the only national, daily personal finance television show, On the
Money, on CNBC. A former editor at MONEY magazine, she spent nearly a
decade as a national advice columnist read by millions, most recently
at Good Housekeeping, and previously at Glamour, Latina, Essence, and
Men’s Health. She has also contributed to The New York Times and O,
the Oprah magazine, and is the author of two best-selling financial
advice books, her most recent, The Real Cost of Living.
An entrepreneur and educator, Carmen was the co-founder and former
President of an all-female financial planning firm, as well as an
Assistant Industry Professor of behavioral economics at NYU Polytech’s
graduate school of Finance & Risk Engineering.