About The Smart Investor

Written by financial geeks & helps millions invest smartly and make better financial decisions.

About us

Managing your personal finance, invest smartly and grow your savings is not an easy task. Most of us didn't get the right education when it comes to finance, and navigating your financial ship requires the right knowledge. 

The Smart Investor offers timely, trusted and actionable financial information. Learn how to pick the right bank account and protect your money from inflation, choose your next credit card smartly and understand when mortgage may not be the right move. Our in depth, researched personal finance tutorials and product comparison can help you to enrich your knowledge ,compare the best products smartly and get the right financial decision based on your needs.

On our YouTube channel you'll be able to watch hundreds of videos that can help you manage your money smartly, reviews and comparison of the most common financial products such as credit cards, checking and savings account, car insurance providers and more.

The Smart Investor experts are regularly featured on the US top media & news publications. 


Whether you are just starting out as an investor or maintaining a net worth that is already sizable, we have the information you need. We backed up our opinions by data, and strive to keep the data as much updated as we can. 

Our content is original and objective, and we curate the information we publish in order to optimize your ability to make smart financial decisions. 

We helping people, plan, save, and invest to reach their financial goals is essential to who we are. Whether you're looking for a new credit card, bank account or personal loan, we can help you compare & analyze the best financial brands side by side, understand the small details and choose smartly. We are here for you every step of the way.

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Our Contributors

“An expert is one who knows more and more about less and less.” – Nicholas M. Butler

Baruch Mann (Silvermann​)

Investor, Founder, Partnerships

Baruch Mann (Silvermann) is an experienced analyst and founder of The Smart Investor. Above all, he is passionate about teaching people how to manage their money and helping millions on their journey to a better financial future.

Silvermann has been featured in many news publications including  Seeking Alpha, Yahoo Finance, Forbes and more.

Aside from being a finance expert, his background includes working as a business analyst and online marketer.

You can find Baruch on Linkedin, Entrepreneur,  FXstreet and many other websites.

For any Inquiry: [email protected]

Carolane De Palmas

Technical Analysis Expert

After graduating with a Masters in Corporate Finance & Financial Markets, and getting the AMF Certification, Carolane went to market analysis software company Highwave360 to take part in the European launch of their new market analysis software. She then become an independent trader, investing mostly in European and American stocks and indices, as well as writing market analyses for a number of different brokers. You can found her on Linkedin

Mircea Vasiu

Trader, Writer, Mentor

For more than a decade, he’s involved in everything trading related, mostly in the currency market, both on manual and algorithmic trading. An MBA in International Business graduating Magna Cum Laudae from an American university, he’s passionate about markets. Mircea writes for the financial industry for more than 6 years, covering macroeconomics, worldwide stock indices, currencies, and most recently ETFs and individual stocks.  You can find Mircea on Twitter.  

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Lorraine Smithills

Writer, Banking Expert

Lorraine is a freelance finance writer with years of experience in the banking sector. She has a passion for helping people with less financial confidence to get control of their money through budgeting, saving, and responsible credit practices. You can find Lorraine on Linkedin, Muck Rack, VitalDollar and more.
Josiah Mwangi - author at The Smart Investor

Josiah Mwangi

Writer, MBA, Insurance Expert

Josiah Mwangi is a Certified Public Accountant and has an MBA in Finance. Josiah has been featured on the Huff Post, Corporate Finance Insitute, Smarter.loans, and other top publications. In his free time, he goes hiking alongside his two German Shepherds You can find Josiah on Linkedin, info.com and
Andrew O'Malley - author at The Smart Investor

Andrew O'Malley

Writer, Credit Card Expert

Andrew is a full-time finance writer, having spent time working in the industry. He studied Economics and Finance and has been fascinated with the financial markets since his teens. The first stock that Andrew bought was Apple, reflecting his love for its products. You can find Andrew on Mywallst, ccn and more.

Travis Hornsby

Travis Hornsby is a speaker & founder of Student Loan Planner.  You can find him on his Twitter and Linkedin.
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Amy Beardsley

Money expert
Amy Beardsley is a freelance writer and personal finance expert. She specializes in credit reporting, credit scoring, FinTech, and probate and estate planning topics. Her work has been published on Robinhood, Lending Tree, Dollarsprout, Women Who Money, and Well Kept Wallet. She’s also the founder of EarlyMorningMoney.com, a site dedicated to simplifying financial management and helping families win with money. You can find her also on Twitter and Linkedin.

Jack Wickens

Personal Finance Writer

Jack is a personal finance writer who has been writing for more than a decade. His passion for educating consumers and helping everyday families earn more and live better.

He is most knowledgeable with years of experience covering topics such as savings, budgeting, and responsible credit use and always happy to share his expertise with readers.

You can find Jack on Medium and Quora .  

Alex Starvau

Alex Stavrou

Personal Finance Blogger
Alex is a personal finance and self-help writer. He has been blogging for years and writing content that helps and inspires people to achieve greatness. You can find him on  Twitter.
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Aiden White

Financial Write

Aiden white is a financial writer reporting on personal finance, investing, and small business. With over a decade of covering personal finance topics, Aiden's work has been widely syndicated on sites, and currently a financial Writer for consolidatecreditcard.org. You can find her also on Twitter and Facebook.
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Susie Q

Actuary | Blogger
Susie Q is blogger on financial literacy topics targeting young professionals and others interested in better understanding their finances. She is a retired property-casualty actuary who prepared and interpreted analyses to help senior management make better financial decisions. You can Read Susie's blog and on Twitter .

Company Details

The Smart Investor Operated by:

Mann Media LLC
30 N Gould St
Ste R
Sheridan, WY 82801
(307) 2434052

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